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We provide full range of Industrial  Courses, 
with training centres in Clare, Limerick, Tipperary, Cork or on site:

   
A full range of Forklift Training is available, this includes:
 Novice, Refresher and Experienced courses.
 The courses are tailored to Counter Balance,
 Reach and Clamp Trucks.
 
Participants will complete the course with the knowledge
 and technical skills to operate a Forklift Truck in a safe
 and competent manner as prescribed in 
Health and Safety Legislation.
  
Truck Crane course is designed to provide candidates with
the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable them to operate
crane to load & Unload Safely:

 -Pre-Shift inspections
 -Maintenance of machines
 -Hazards associated when operating the machine
 -Inspections of machine before use
 -Risk assessment in working environment
 -Wearing of correct PPE
 -Loading different types of loads with chains or slings
 -Recognition and use of approved hand signals
  
 Manual Handling is designed to teach participants 
correct lifting techniques to prevent back injury. 
This course will also educate how to safely approach, 
and risk assess a heavy lifting situation
 
Anyone who regularly performs tasks that involve pushing, 
pulling or lifting objects such as: barrels, kegs, 
sacks, creates, racks, boxes should attend this course.
 
Incorrect manual lifting can lead to injury 
resulting in lasting spinal and muscle damage
 

Fire Fighting course has been design to provide training 
to personnel wishing to be part of the fire safety team 
within the workplace as described by The HSA, including:
  
 -Use first aid fire extinguishing equipment
 -Describe their fire responsibilities
 -Describe the science of fire
 -Describe how fire starts and spreads
 -Identify fire hazards and understand 
   how these are controlled

The Abrasive Wheels training course covers safe selection, 
mounting and safe use of abrasive wheels 
(con-saws and angle grinders).
  
This course is suitable for all persons who work with 
abrasive wheels for grinding or cutting operations in any
 environment where there is a need to be in compliance
 with the statutory requirements for using 
cutting or grinding wheels. It is also suitable for anyone 
who would like to improve their safety and reduce 
potential risks when using these grinding or cutting wheels.


Industrial Equipment training course will increase 
candidate's safety awareness with regard 
to health and safety issues that arise 
when operating industrial plant and equipment 
in the working environment.





Health and Safety course has been introduced 
to ensure that all site personnel undergo basic 
health and safety training with a view to making 
a positive contribution to the prevention of 
accidents and avoidance of health hazards

First Aid course has been designed to cover all the core principles of First Aid.It is delivered through a mix of multi-media information and practical hands-on instruction. Participants will come away with a basic medical understanding of the human anatomy, along with practical life-saving skills.The Basic 1 day First Aid qualification attained will allow candidates to operate within the workplace as a designated First Aider


When Working at Heights  it is vital that staff have been correctly trained, ensuring against any avoidable accident or injury. The aim of this course is to reduce the possibility of any accidents, injuries or falls. It is a legal obligation for all employees working at heights to have undergone proper training by a certified instructor. Failure to provide staff with protection will result in employer liability. Attendees will learn all the core principles surrounding working at heights, such as planning ahead, risk assessment, safe practice and much more.



When working with Mobile Elevated Work Platforms it is important you ensure the platform is safe and well maintained for the safety and wellbeing of its operators. This course will provide you will the knowledge and skills that is required to enable safe operations on a Mobile Elevated Work Platform and insure the safety of all operators and any other person working with or near the MEWP.

 
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