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Rescue2 provide a comprehensive suite of health and safety courses, delivered by industry professionals. Our Health and safety courses will help promote awareness, improve your knowledge of safe working practices, help to reduce risks in the workplace and create a safer working environment. With our IOSH health and safety courses you will achieve an industry recognised qualification.

To see our range of courses and to fill out a booking request form please see the list below. If you have any further questions about our courses, please feel free to get in touch.

Available Courses

£
POA + VAT pp

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at those requiring sufficient knowledge, understanding and practical ability to carry out in-house qualitative face fit testing, on behalf of their company or as a private entity.

Pre-requisites

None

Delivery Method

A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and presentation/demonstrations, practical application and question and answer paper with final practical assessments.

Assessment and Rescue 2 Certification

Continued assessment process with final written question paper and practical assessment. A certificate is issued on successfully passing.

Duration

4 hours

Available Dates
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    • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of the requirements for, and how to conduct a qualitative face fit test in accordance with any current regulations and Approved Codes of Practice (ACOP)
    • Identify problems that may affect the test process
    • Have an insight into a variety of respiratory protective equipment and filter types, and how to inspect and maintain to the manufacturers instructions
    • Identify hazards and select appropriate mask and filters
    • Demonstrate how to record the findings of a face fit test in accordance with current regulations and ACOP and issue a test certificate
    £
    POA + VAT pp

    Who is this course for?

    Anyone and everyone – in a working role who wants to learn the basics of safety and health.

    Aim

    Working Safely is for people at any level, in any sector worldwide, who need a grounding in the essentials of safety and health. It gives everyone at work an understanding of why they must ‘work safely’ – and does it in an enjoyable way.  Delegates can benefit from greater productivity, from fewer hours lost due to sickness and accidents, improved company-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation of safety measures.

    Successful delegates are awarded an IOSH Working Safely certificate and/or passport card.

    Delivery Method

    • Memorable and thought-provoking facts and case studies
    • Modules backed by clear examples and recognisable scenarios
    • Summaries to reinforce key points
    • Checklists and materials supplied for subsequent use in workplace
    • Informal and interactive quizzes and discussions

    Business benefits

    • Peace of mind from training that’s designed and quality-controlled by IOSH – the Chartered body for safety and health professionals
    • Minimal disruption to working days and shifts – the programme is delivered in just one day, including the assessment
    • Efficient and effective learning – health, safety and environmental basics are covered in a single, self-contained session
    • Globally-recognised, respected and certificated training for its staff
    • Active staff involvement improves the workplace, and improves company reputation within the supply chain
    • Memorable and thought-provoking facts and case studies from around the world, to help reinforce learning throughout the course. Each module is backed by scenarios from genuine work situations. The course includes interactive games and quizzes, helping delegates to learn.

    Assessment and Certification

    • Evaluation using a multi-format question paper and a multiple choice hazard spotting exercise
    • Choice of IOSH Working Safely certificate and/or the IOSH Safety Passport as proof of qualification
    Available Dates
    Poling, West Sussex
    • Friday 22nd November 2024
    Doncaster, South Yorkshire
    • Thursday 18th July 2024
    • Thursday 5th September 2024
    • Thursday 14th November 2024
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      • An outline of occupational safety and health
      • Defining hazard and risk
      • Identifying common hazards
      • Improving safety performance
      £
      POA + VAT pp

      Who is this course for?

      This course is ideal for Managers, Supervisors and anyone else within a role of responsibility for managing risk within their sector or organisation.

      Aim

      The IOSH Managing Safely certificate is targeted at managers in any organisation or sector who are required to manage risk and resources. It aims to ensure that safety issues are appreciated by those who are employed as line managers and to enable these people to review their departmental systems for safety. The course also helps managers to introduce new controls and implement changes in order to reduce risks in the workplace.

      Course Content

      • Introducing Managing Safely
        Why is it important to manage safely?
        What is your role in influencing managing safely?
      • Assessing risks
        What is risk?
        What is a risk assessment?
        How are risk assessments carried out?
      • Controlling risks
        How do you reduce risk?
        How do you decide which risk control to use?
      • Understanding responsibilities
        What does the law require you to do?
        How does the law work?
        What are the key parts of a health and safety management system?
      • Understanding hazards
        What are common hazards?
        What can you do about common hazards?
      • Investigating incidents
        Why investigate incidents?
        How do incidents happen?
        How do you carry out an incident investigation?
      • Measuring performance
        What is performance measurement about?
        How do you measure health and safety performance?
        What is auditing?
      • Protecting our environment
        What is the impact of industry on the environment?
        How can you control pollution and waste?
        What are the benefits of improved environmental performance?
        What are the main elements of an environmental management system?

      Delivery Method

      A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and Presentation/demonstrations, practical application and question and answer paper. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

      This course is also available virtually.

      How the course delivery style suits you

      • Memorable and thought-provoking facts and case studies help drive the points home over the whole course.
      • Each module is backed by clear examples and recognisable scenarios, and summaries reinforce the key learning points.
      • The course includes checklists and other materials for delegates to try out and then use when they get back to their own workplaces.
      • The programme can be delivered flexibly so that it suits your business.
      • Health, safety and environmental basics are covered in a single programme.

      Business benefits

      • Greater productivity as fewer hours are lost due to sickness and accidents.
      • Improved company-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation for safety measures.
      • Active staff involvement to improve the workplace.
      • Nationally-recognised and respected certification for managers and supervisors.
      • Enhanced reputation within the supply chain.

      Assessment and Certification

      • A 25 question, multiple-format assessment paper.
      • A risk assessment based project.
      • When you pass, you’ll be awarded an IOSH Managing Safely certificate.
      Available Dates
      Poling, West Sussex
      • Wednesday 26th June 2024
      • Monday 5th August 2024
      Doncaster, South Yorkshire
      • Monday 15th July 2024
      • Monday 2nd September 2024
      • Monday 11th November 2024
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        For anyone who requires a basic understand of manual handling and how to lift and carry loads correctly.
        £

        Who is this course for?

        The course is aimed at anyone who requires a basic understand of manual handling and how to lift and carry loads correctly.

        Aim

        To introduce Manual Handling safe practices in the workplace.

        Learning Outcomes

        Delegates will be aware of the principles behind safe manual handling of loads. To lift and carry loads within their capacity using aids and assistance as required. They will learn how to state the parts of the body at risk of injury when lifting incorrectly and the injuries that may occur as a result. They will be able to demonstrate the techniques that can be applied to the manual handling of loads in order to achieve economy of effort and observe the improvements in their manual handling skills.

        Delivery Method

        A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and presentation/demonstrations, practical application. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

        Assessment and Certification

        Continual assessment process leading to certification on successfully completing the course.

        Duration

        3 hours

        Available Dates
        Doncaster, South Yorkshire
        • Tuesday 27th August 2024
        • Wednesday 16th October 2024
        • Monday 2nd December 2024
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          • Introduction to Manual Handling
          • Statistical Evidence
          • Legislation
          • Understanding of anatomy related to manual handling
          • The leverage effect
          • Causes of back pain
          • Introduction to base movement
          • Top heavy movement
          • Dual lifting techniques
          • Team lifting techniques
          • Personal Protective Equipment
          • The use of mechanised lifting aids
          • Workplace specific practical application
          For anyone who requires a basic understanding of manual handling and how to life and carry loads correctly.
          £
          POA + VAT pp & EUSR Card Fees

          Who is this course for?

          The course is aimed at anyone who requires a basic understanding of manual handling and how to life and carry loads correctly.

          Aim

          To introduce manual handling safe practices in the workplace.

          Learning Outcomes

          Our EUSR Manual Handling assessment based course allows us to introduce safe practices in the workplace. Delegates will be aware of the principles behind safe manual handling of loads. To lift and carry loads within their capacity using aids and assistance as required.

          Delegates will learn how to state the parts of the body at risk of injury when lifting incorrectly and the injuries that may occur as a result. They will be able to demonstrate the techniques that can be applied to the manual handling of loads in order to achieve economy of effort and observe the improvements in their manual handling skills.

          Delivery Method

          A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and presentation/demonstrations and practical application. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

          Assessment and Certification

          Continual assessment process with final written question paper and practical assessment leading to EUSR certification of achievement.

          Duration

          3-3.5 hours

          Available Dates
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            • Introduction to Manual Handling
            • Statistical Evidence
            • Legislation
            • Understanding of anatomy related to manual handling
            • The leverage effect
            • Causes of back pain
            • Introduction to base movement
            • Top heavy movement
            • Dual lifting techniques
            • Team lifting techniques
            • Personal Protective Equipment
            • The use of mechanised lifting aids
            • Workplace specific practical application
            For anyone who is required to wear a safety harness at work as a part of their workplace activity
            £

            Who is this course for?

            This course is designed for anyone who is required to wear a safety harness at work as a part of their workplace activity. This will include suitable inspection before wearing.

            Aim

            To understand the requirement for, and carry out a thorough periodical inspection of Safety Harnesses and safely inspect and wear a Safety Harness as to the manufacturer’s instructions and company policy and procedure

            Learning Outcomes

            On completion of this course, delegates will be able to identify the intended use of common items of fall protection equipment, requirements for pre use inspection and correct fitting and adjustment of a full body harness including a good understanding of all current associated legislation requirements.

            Delivery Method

            A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and Presentation/demonstrations, practical application and question and answer paper. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

            Assessment and Certification

            Continued assessment process and final question paper leading to certification on successfully completing the course.

            Duration

            3 hours.

            Available Dates
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              • Health & Safety at Work Legislation and Regulations.
              • Identifying types of fall arrest / restraint equipment.
              • Selecting fall arrest / restraint equipment.
              • Trace-ability
              • CE Markings
              • Correct fitting of harnesses.
              • Shock absorbing lanyards and fall arrest blocks.
              • Anchor points and connectors.
              • Care and maintenance of equipment.
              • Inspection of harnesses and recording requirements.
              • Manufacturers instruction manual (MIM) and associated paperwork.
              For anyone who works at height.
              £

              Who is this course for?

              This course is designed for anyone who works at height. This includes working immediately above ground level and also includes working processes that can lead to workers falling into something, even from ground level such as a tank or vessel, or over an edge.

              Aim

              The aim of this course is to make delegates aware of the need to:

              • Properly plan and organise work at height
              • Ensure those working at height are competent
              • Understand the need carry out risk assessments and select the appropriate work equipment
              • Control the risks from fragile surfaces
              • Properly inspect and maintain equipment for working at height

              Learning Outcomes

              On completion of this course, delegates will be able to follow the hierarchy for managing risks from working at height, taking steps to avoid, prevent or reduce risks and have an understanding of the correct equipment for working at height.

              Delivery Methods

              A combination of:

              • classroom based activity
              • syndicate working
              • presentation
              • demonstrations
              • practical harness fitting and inspection
              • question and answer paper

              As well as a wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

              Assessment and Certification

              Continued assessment process and final question paper leading to certification on successfully completing the course.

              Duration

              3 hours.

              Available Dates
              There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please click the enquire button to let us know your requirements and we will get in touch as soon as possible.
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                • What is ‘Working at Height’?
                • Legislation
                • Types and causes of accidents when working at height
                • Employer/employees’ responsibilities
                • How to work at height safely/specialist training requirements
                • Risk assessments, method statements and permits to work
                • Types of access equipment
                • Personal protective equipment
                • Harness, lanyards and anchor points
                • Practical harness fitting and inspection
                • Post-theory question paper
                • Question and answer session
                For anyone who may need to use or assist in the evacuation of persons with impaired mobility in the event of a fire or other emergency requiring the evacuation of a building using an evacuation chair
                £

                Who is this course for?

                The Evacuation Chair Training course is for anyone who may need to use or assist in the evacuation of persons with impaired mobility in the event of a fire or other emergency requiring the evacuation of a building using an evacuation chair.

                Aim

                To ensure that delegates have a greater knowledge and understanding of fire and emergency evacuation procedures in the workplace including the safe use of the evacuation chair to aid the evacuation of people with impaired mobility.

                Learning Outcomes

                Delegates will learn how to use an evacuation chair safely and efficiently. This course will also ensure that delegates have a better understanding of company evacuation procedures affecting mobility-impaired people along with the issues affecting those with mobility impairment.

                Delivery Method

                A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and Presentation/demonstrations, practical application and question and answer paper. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

                Assessment and Certification

                Continued assessment process with a question and answer paper leading to certification on successfully completing the course.

                Duration

                2 hours

                Available Dates
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                  • Legislation relating to fire and evacuation plans
                  • Introduction to Emergency Evacuation Plans
                  • Video on the safe use of an evacuation chair
                  • Safe use of an evacuation chair
                  • Demonstration and practical syndicate exercise
                  • Limitations of use and safety considerations
                  • Management of an evacuation chair
                  Designed to give delegates an understanding of  basic fire safety in the workplace including relevant safe systems of work, method statements and permit to work procedures.
                  £

                  Who is this course for?

                  This course is for anyone working with materials or substances that can produce a heat source leading to the possibility of fire breaking out in the workplace. This includes the use of hot air guns, blow torches, welding equipment, grinders and cut off saws and other items causing a potential ignition source.

                  Aim

                  The hot works course is designed to give delegates an understanding of  basic fire safety in the workplace including relevant safe systems of work, method statements and permit to work procedures.

                  Learning Outcomes

                  On successful completion of this course, delegates will be able to set up a safe system of work including method statement and work in accordance with a hot works permit. The delegates will also understand the fire safety requirements associated with hot works and have a practical understanding of fire prevention and safe use of fire extinguishers and fire blanket in the workplace.

                  Delivery Method

                  A combination of classroom based activity, syndicate working and Presentation/demonstrations, practical application and question and answer paper. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

                  Assessment and Certification

                  Continued assessment process leading to certification on successfully completing the course.

                  Duration

                  1 day (6 hours)

                  Available Dates
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                    • Fire Safety Legislation
                    • The cost of fire in the workplace
                    • Main causes of fire
                    • Chemistry of Combustion – How fires start and spread
                    • Basic fire risk assessment
                    • Fire Precautions in the workplace – Examples of poor practice
                    • Human Behaviour – actions in the event of fire
                    • Classes of fire and identification and use of fire extinguishers/fire blankets
                    • Safe storage of flammable products and fuel gases
                    • Safe systems of work (hot works permits and method statements)
                    • Company specific fire safety policy and documentation
                    Fire Marshal and Emergency Evacuation Coordinator – Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE) Accredited
                    £

                    Who is this course for?

                    This course is aimed at anyone who has the role of Fire Marshal and is responsible in whole or part for the safe evacuation of workplace colleagues and others including day to day workplace Fire prevention . This includes the role of Emergency Evacuation Coordinator for emergencies such as bomb threat, terrorism, natural disasters and other emergencies.

                    Aim

                    This course is designed to meet the requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and incorporated company specific fire safety policies and procedures and prepare for the role of the Emergency Evacuation Coordinator.

                    Learning Outcomes

                    To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with basic fire safety awareness in the workplace including the duties and role of the Fire Marshal and understand the role of the Emergency Evacuation Coordinator in emergency situations other that fire. This includes:

                    Delivery Method

                    A combination of classroom based activity, presentation and demonstrations. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

                    Assessment and Certification

                    This is an attendance course with no assessment and leads to an IFE accredited certificate of attendance upon completion.

                    Duration

                    1 day (6 hours)

                    Available Dates
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                      • Course administration and safety/domestic arrangements
                      • What is fire?
                      • Introduction to the RRFSO, and UK statistics
                      • Company specific policies and procedures
                      • Basic Home Fire Safety
                      • The causes of fire in the Workplace
                      • Triangle of fire and methods of heat/fire transfer
                      • Basic fire terminology and smoke behaviour
                      • Bradford football stadium fire
                      • Workplace Fire Safety
                      • Action in the event of fire, escape plan and on hearing the fire alarm
                      • What can go wrong?
                      • Fire classification and extinguishers
                      • Practical fire extinguisher session
                      • Specific Fire Marshal duties
                      • Fire safety hazard identification
                      • Periodical fire safety checks and inspections in the workplace
                      • Fire safety remedial action
                      • Recording and reviewing
                      • Emergency Evacuation Coordinator role explained
                      • Course review, administration and close
                      Basic Fire Safety Awareness – Institute of Fire Engineers (IFE) Accredited
                      £

                      Who is this course for?

                      This course is aimed at anyone who requires a basic understanding or workplace fire safety including the safe identification and use of portable fire extinguishers, safe evacuation and fire prevention information. The course also covers good home fire safety advice including bedtime routines and fire evacuation planning.

                      Aim

                      This course is designed to meet the requirements of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and incorporated company specific fire safety policies and procedures

                      Learning Outcomes

                      To enable delegates to understand and effectively comply with the relevant legislation and regulations associated with basis fire safety awareness in the workplace. This includes:

                      Delivery Method

                      A combination of classroom based activity, presentation and demonstrations. A wide range of video and photographic material is used to enhance the learning experience for delegates.

                      Assessment and Certification

                      This is an attendance course with no assessment and leads to an IFE accredited certificate of attendance upon completion.

                      Duration

                      3 hours

                      Available Dates
                      There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please click the enquire button to let us know your requirements and we will get in touch as soon as possible.
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                        • Course administration and safety/domestic arrangements
                        • What is fire?
                        • Introduction to the RRFSO, and UK statistics
                        • Company specific policies and procedures
                        • Basic Home Fire Safety
                        • The causes of fire in the Workplace
                        • Triangle of fire and methods of heat/fire transfer
                        • Basic fire terminology and smoke behaviour
                        • Bradford football stadium fire
                        • Workplace Fire Safety
                        • Action in the event of fire, escape plan and on hearing the fire alarm
                        • What can go wrong?
                        • Fire classification and extinguishers
                        • Practical fire extinguisher session
                        • Course review, administration and close
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