Posts by Emily Godward

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Alpha’s COVID-19 statement

by Emily Godward

25th March 2020 The Alpha team is now working remotely – contact them on and we will call you back.  As everyone else, we too are constantly monitoring the situation and government guidelines.  Our training courses have been cancelled up to the end of April 2020 – however we are available to discuss your requirements for critical […]

An update on our Climb for Henry

by Emily Godward

Following on from our January Mountain challenge a team of Alpha Group employees, associates, friends and family members pledged to walk the Llanberris Path up Mount Snowdon on the 7th March in ‘a climb for Henry’. In the weeks before the event, we kept a steady eye on the weather and just under a fortnight prior […]

Enter our Mother’s Day Competition

by Emily Godward
Paediatric First Aid

Everyone loves flowers and chocolates for Mother’s Day, but how about the gift of knowing how to save a child’s life? Head on over to our Facebook page and like and comment on our pinned post to be in with a chance to win one of three spaces on our next Paediatric First Aid course. […]

Alpha achieves ISO 45001:2018 accreditation

by Emily Godward
Registration Certificate

Alpha are proud to announce ISO 45001:2018 certification as a new addition to their existing suite of accreditations. ISO 45001 is a new global standard for occupational health and safety. Alpha’s Head of Business Operations Louise Grant says: “Working in an accreditation heavy environment and having previously achieved ISO 9001, applying for ISO 45001 was […]

What to expect from an Alpha Confined Space training course

by Emily Godward
Confined Space Training

So you’ve been booked on to a confined space training course by your employer, you’ve received the joining instructions and course content for the day. But what exactly happens on the day? One of our recent delegates recalls his experience attending a Confined Space Basic Entry course: 8.45am I arrive at the Alpha Training Academy […]

Alpha Training Safety Solutions Ltd and UK Power Networks renew confined spaces training agreement

by Emily Godward
UKPN logo

Press release Alpha Training Safety Solutions Ltd (Alpha) has been reappointed as the main supplier of confined space training for UK Power Networks with immediate effect after a robust and stringent procurement process. Alpha has supported UK Power Networks, which delivers electricity to 8.3 million homes and businesses across London, the East and South East, […]

Industry Spotlight: Health & Safety on Farms

by Emily Godward
Health & Safety on farms

Agriculture remains a high-risk industry as recent figures by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) show. According to the HSE, agriculture, forestry and fishing has consistently ranked as one the riskiest industry sectors with high rates of fatal injury. Just over one in a hundred workers work in agriculture, but it accounts for about one in […]

Case Study – On-site Confined Space Training for construction and haulage company

by Emily Godward
Training Academy

A West Sussex based construction and haulage company approached Alpha for an urgent requirement in on-site Confined Space Training. Their current provider was failing to provide them with training dates that accommodated their needs and way of working.  They required onsite training at short notice while remaining cost-effective. The firm provide muckaway and groundworks services […]

Alpha Training now EUSR approved training provider

by Emily Godward

We are excited to share that Alpha Training have recently been approved by the EUSR (Energy & Utility Skills Register) as a training provider. EUSR is the register of training and skills for the energy and utilities sector. Individuals that have undertaken training and/or assessment on EUSR schemes or programmes have these recorded against their registration […]