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Awards Success for Alpha Training Safety Solutions

by Emily Godward
Awards

November 2018 saw Alpha Training receive a Highly Commended Award in the Medium sized Business category at the Worthing and Adur Business Awards 2018. Fast forward to March 2019, and Alpha were delighted to be awarded the MET 2019 Employer of the Year Runner Up accolade. The judging committee recognised that the processes put in […]

Alpha Training Safety Solutions are now an Approved Training Organisation for CITB

by Emily Godward
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We are delighted to announce that we have been approved to deliver Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) assured courses. The CITB’s job is to work with industry to encourage training, helping to build a safe, professional and fully qualified workforce. The support and funding they provide helps companies to improve skills, increase their competitiveness and […]

Why mental health needs to be on every business agenda

by Emily Godward

Mental health is a big issue, in everyday life as well as in the workplace. Mental health costs employers in the UK around £35 billion each year through staff absenteeism, reduced productivity and staff turnover. Poor mental health can affect anyone regardless of age, gender, background and seniority: from CEO’s through to students on work […]

7 small tips to reduce aches and pains in your everyday life

by Emily Godward
7 small tips to reduce aches and pains

Being a Health and Safety training company, our courses focus on teaching people the right skills to deal with emergency situations, and how to prevent those from arising. But what about those little niggles that we all get in our everyday life, that are not severe enough to warrant seeing a health professional? Ailments such […]

How to retain what you’ve just learnt

by Emily Godward
First Aid

Let’s say you’ve just attended a first aid training course, taken some notes and hopefully even passed the obligatory test at the end of the day. You feel that if something were to happen right now, shortly after the course, you’d be well prepared to deal with any first aid emergencies. But what if an […]

Alpha Training – Supporting Operation Florian

by Emily Godward

Operation Florian is the charity set up by British firefighters to save lives overseas by donating reconditioned fire engines and emergency equipment to the world’s poorest regions. Alpha Training are delighted to have been able to assist with this worthwhile organisation – by donating used sets of Breathing Apparatus equipment – which we were reliable […]

Alpha Training team member charity work with Humanity First

by Emily Godward
Humanity First

A massive hats off to one of our trainers, Kalpesh Diyar, who recently spent some time volunteering in Gambia, teaching newly qualified nurses and red cross youth volunteers BLS and management of bleeding and fractures. This was all part of his ongoing work for the charity Humanity First. Kal says: “I have been involved with […]