Our Courses

One day course with theory and practical sessions for confined space entry. Practical training is carried out using inertia reel tripod unit and oxygen escape breathing sets.

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SMSTS Block 5 Day Course

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
POA

The SMSTS course can be undertaken by attending 5 individual days in 5 consecutive weeks, rather than the 5 day block course. The course is certified by CSkills, and is the premier qualification for site managers.

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PASMA Alloy Tower Training Course

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

This is the most sought after qualification for the assembly and use of alloy scaffold towers. Certified by PASMA.

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IPAF Access Platform Training (3a & 3b)

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

Anyone who operates any type of Mobile Elevated Work Platform (MEWP) should take this course to comply with the duties placed upon employers and employees by law. The International Powered Access Federation licence is recognised all over the world. Course Content : This course is the course approved by IPAF, who are the main international body governing access platform operations. Topics covered include: • Employer’s and employee’s legal responsibilities • Different categories of MEWPs • Main structural parts of MEWPs • Pre-use inspections • Testing and inspection • Safe operating methods • Practical training

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Manual Handling

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This is a 1/2 day course covering all aspects of manual handling. Candidates will receive certificate and training photo ID card.

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Abrasive Wheels Training

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

Who is the course for? Anyone who fits abrasive wheels to work equipment or uses work equipment fitted with abrasive wheels should take this course to comply with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations, 1998, and the Heath and Safety at Work Act, 1974.

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Harness Training Course

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

This course gives candidates a more in depth knowledge of harnesses and their use. It will enable candidates to select, inspect and use harnesses correctly, whether for general use or for use with Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWPS).

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Scaffold Inspection - 1 Day

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

A one day course covering all aspects of scaffold inspection, with theory and practical elements. This course provides training for all supervisors, managers and employees responsible for inspecting and signing off scaffold structures. The course provides training as referred to in the laws relating to health and safety and work equipment, enabling employers and employees to fulfil their legal obligations.

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Asbestos awareness

AsbestosHealth & Safety
POA

This is a 1/2 day course covering all considerations when dealing with asbestos.

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Ladders & Steps Training Course

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

This course covers all aspects of the safe use of ladders and steps. It includes risk assessments, and when it is appropriate to use ladders and steps,hazards, classifications, and inspection. Delegates can also book to complete the Ladder Association Inspection course in the afternoon if required.

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Cable Avoiding Tool & Genny

Street WorksHealth & Safety
POA

The cable avoiding tool and signal generator (genny) are commonly used to locate underground cables and pipes on site, but they are often used by untrained staff. This could result in errors being made, and the posibility of accidents occurring. This course will enable candidates to understand fully the correct operation and functions of this equipment.

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This course is administered by Construction Skills, and is the ideal qualification for Site Supervisors. Duration: 2 days.

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Fire Warden / Fire Training Course

Fire SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This is a 1/2 day course for company employees who are to be designated as Fire Wardens. The course incorporates a classroom session, and also practical training using fire extinguishers.

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Working At Height - 1/2 Day

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

This course is for managers and employees, and gives candidates a good overall knowledge of the Working at Heights Regulations, 2005. This will enable candidates to organize and plan working at height, avoid risks and select appropriate work equipment for a particular task.

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SMSTS 1 Day Per Week Day Release - 5 Days

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
POA

The SMSTS course can be undertaken by attending 5 individual days in 5 consecutive weeks, rather than the 5 day block course. The course is certified by CSkills, and is the premier qualification for site managers.

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Chainsaw Competent Operator

Plant TrainingHealth & Safety
POA

This course provides basic instruction in correct operation of chainsaws for novice and inexperienced operators. Although it provides training as referred to in the laws relating to work equipment and health and safety, it does not provide a full NPTC chainsaw certificate for professional operators. The course for the NPTC certificate is a longer course, but we can offer this if required.

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This is a 2 day course with theory and practical sessions for confined space entry. Practical training is carried out using inertia reel tripod unit and oxygen escape breathing sets. On the second day, training is carriede out using full breathing apparatus.

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Mini Excavator Competent Operator

Plant TrainingHealth & Safety
POA

This course provides basic instruction in correct operation of small excavators for novice and inexperienced operators. Although it provides training as referred to in the laws relating to work equipment and health and safety, it does not provide a full CPCS card for professional operators. The course for the CPCS qualification is a longer course, but we can offer this if required.

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First Aid At Work - 3 Day Course

First AidHealth & Safety
POA

This course is provided in association with Nuco Training to give candidates the First Aid at Work qualification. This will enable successful candidates to carry out the duties of a First Aider in the workplace. This course can either be taken as a Day Release (1 day per week for 3 weeks) or a Block Course (3 consecutive days) Please see dates run to establish the type of course.

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Hand/Arm Vibration Awareness - 1/2 Day

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This course provides instruction to managers and employees in the dangers of hand/arm vibration when using powered equipment. It will enable candidates to know limits of use and thereby comply with legal requirements.

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Forward Tipping Dumper Competent Operator

Plant TrainingHealth & Safety
POA

This course provides basic instruction in correct operation of forward tipping dumpers for novice and inexperienced operators. Although it provides training as referred to in the laws relating to work equipment and health and safety, it does not provide a full CPCS card for professional operators. The course for the CPCS qualification is a longer course, but we can offer this if required.

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Who is the course for? Managers and senior site staff who are required to manage efficiently and effectively in compliance with both the organisations safety policy and current health and safety legislation. This course is in a highly innovative format, engaging and inspiring delegates. Giving delegates the confidence and enthusiasm to put into practice their acquired knowledge on return to the workplace environment.Course Content Includes Safety management models and risk management The nature of commonly encountered hazards Human factors affecting safety performance Accident causation and investigation Recognition and control of workplace hazards Effective communication Specialised hazards The Costs of accidents The course is in a highly innovative format, engaging and inspiring delegates. Giving delegates the confidence and enthusiasm to put into practice their acquired knowledge on return to the workplace environment.

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COSHH Awareness - 1/2 Day

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This course is designed for anyone who works with or handles substances that are potentially hazardous to health, and deals with COSHH legislation. COSHH sheets will be introduced, and actions for Emergency First Aid will be highlighted. Disposal and storage of hazardous substances will also be discussed.

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Digital Tachograph - 1/2 day

AutomotiveIndustrial
POA

This course is for transport managers and drivers of vehicles using digital tachographs. All new commercial vehicles registered from May, 2006 have to have digital tachographs fitted by law, and this course will enable candidates to operate these units correctly, and comply with the laws relating to these.

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First Aid at Work Refresher - 2 Day

First AidHealth & Safety
POA

This course is provided in association with Nuco Training to give candidates the First Aid at Work qualification. This is the 2 day refresher course and is only available to those candidates who already have a First Aid Certificate which is about to expire or has recently expired.

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This CITB course provides instruction in health and safety for managers and employees working on site, and also covers the workplace in general. It will help both employers and employees to comply with the law regarding to health and safety.

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Risk Assessment/Method Statement - 1 Day

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This course is for those responsible for writing risk assessments and method statements. Example excercises will be undertaken. Differences between hazards and risks will be explained. Candidates will produce risk assessments and method statements as part of the course record.

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SMSTS Site Management 2 Day Refresher Course

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
POA

The SMSTS course is administered by Construction Skills, and is designed for all individuals responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering a work force. Typically these would be site managers, potential site managers, supervisors, and anyone with health and safety responsibilities. This 2 day course will renew the qualification for anyone whose certificate has expired, or is about to expire.

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Who is the course for? This course is for those who have already completed the 2 day SSSTS course, and whose certificate is about to expire or has recently expired. The course is administered by Construction Skills, and is designed for first line managers or those about to acquire supervisory duties. It explains the individual's legal and moral responsibilities, and gives guidance in the monitoring of safety practices of groups of operatives. It will prepare candidates for the more involved Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS). Course Content Includes: •Health & Safety legal responsibilities •Managing Health & Safety at Work •Risk assessments •Management of sub-contractors •Measuring & monitoring of performance •Hazards on site •Working at Height •Personal protection

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Appointed Person Lifting

Plant TrainingHealth & Safety
POA

Who is the Course for? This course is administered by Construction Skills. It is designed for Company Directors with the aim of recognising the human and financial implications of non-compliance with health & safety legislation. Course Details The course will provide a summary of how to promote a positive organisational culture for health & safety. Workshop excercises throughout the day will give delegates the opportunity to discuss their thoughts about health & safety in an open forum. The day concludes with delegates preparing an action plan for use when they return to the workplace. This will include a check list to utilise within their organisations that will help to ensure compliance with legislation.

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PAT Testing

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This course is designed to train candidates to correctly test electrical appliances using PAT testing equipment. It should be attended by employees or managers wishing to become an appointed person for Portable Appliance (PAT) Testing within organisations utilising electrical appliances.

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Ladder Inspection Training Course

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

This is the Ladder Association 1/2 day course which will train delegates in inspection of ladders. The course will follow the Safe User course scheduled in the morning.

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RTITB Forklift Truck Refresher Course

Plant TrainingHealth & Safety
POA

This course is accredited by the RTITB, and provides refresher training for fork lift truck operators who are familiar with using the trucks but who do not have a training certificate, or whose certificate has expired. Training consists of theory and practical sessions. We can train on counterbalance or reach trucks. We can also train on pedestrian stacker/pallet trucks.

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Scaffold Inspection - 2 Day

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

This course provides training for all supervisors, managers and employees responsible for inspecting and signing off scaffold structures. The course provides training as referred to in the laws relating to health and safety and work equipment, enabling employers and employees to fulfil their legal obligations.

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Confined Space Awareness

Confined SpacesHealth & Safety
POA

This is a 1/2 day theory only course, providing awareness to candidates of the hazards and considerations when undertaking work in confined spaces. If practical training is required, see our one day Confined Space Entry Course

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UKATA Asbestos Awareness

AsbestosHealth & Safety
POA

Who is the course for? This course is aimed at Health & Safety Managers, Managers of buildings and building trades, Plumbers, Electricians, Painters & Decorators, Gas Fitters, Cable Layers, Demolition Workers, Plasterers, Heating & Ventilation Engineers, Roofing Contractors, Fire & Burglar Alarm Installers, and General Maintenance Staff. We are a registered member of UKATA, and we deliver UKATA approved training courses. Course Content Includes: • Asbestos – related history • Asbestos types and sources • Applications, and asbestos in buildings • Health effects • Legislation – current update • Surveys – accreditation and training • Working with asbestos registers • Outline of management duties

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Emergency First Aid at Work

First AidHealth & Safety
POA

This is a one day course giving candidates the Emergency First Aid qualification. This is the minimum qualification required for a person appointed by an employer to take charge of first aid arrangements.

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PASMA Managers and Supervisors - 1 Day

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

Who is the course for? Any person who has responsibility for overseeing the work of operatives on site, ensuring that work is properly planned and organised and that those involved in carrying out the work are competent and properly trained. Completing this course will allow you to inspect Alloy towers and complete an inspection record. But not erect towers. A typical delegate would be a Supervisor, Manager, HR Manager, Health & Safety Manager or Director Course Content : • Current Legislation, Regulations & Guidance • Code of Practice • Instruction Manuals 3t & AGR • Inspection Records • Variances in manufacture • Common hazards

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Vehicle and Lorry Marshalling - 1/2 Day

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Course Aims & Objectives :To ensure a good working knowledge of Vehicle Banksman OperationsTo raise awareness of the dangers caused by reversing and manoeuvring vehicles To instruct a candidate in the safe use of signals To understand legislation and regulations in relation to workplace transport.

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CCNSG Safety Passport - 2 Day

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This is the nationally accredited Client Contractor National Safety Group scheme, and it is for employees of contractors to enable them to improve health, safety and environmental awareness. The qualification will give the benefit of reducing accident rates and incident related costs.

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CCNSG Safety Passprt Refresher - 1 Day

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

The CCNSG Safety Passport Renewal course is for Safety Passport holders whose passport is about to expire or has expired. Candidates must attend a renewal course within 3 months of their Passport expiry date.

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CCNSG Safety Passport Supervisor - 1 Day

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This course is for operatives who already hold the CCNSG Safety Passport who are moving up to supervisor level. It is a condition of entry to the course that a Safety Passport is already held.

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RTITB Forklift Novice - 5 Day Course

Plant TrainingHealth & Safety
POA

Who is the course for? This course is accredited by the RTITB and is for candidates who wish to operate fork lift trucks but have no prior experience.Training consists of theory and practical sessions. We can train on counterbalance or reach trucks. We can also train on pedestrian stacker/pallet trucks.

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POA

Who is the course for? This course is accredited by the RTITB and provides accredited training for operators who are experienced in driving trucks but who have not had a previous certificate. Training consists of theory and practical sessions. We can train on counterbalance or reach trucks. We can also train on pedestrian stacker/pallet trucks. Course content includes: Employer's and employee's legal responsibilities Hazards arising from the use of fork lift trucks Basic maintenance Longitudinal and lateral stability Pre-use inspection Setup to lift various loads Differing terrains Manoeuvring in confined areas Keeping within safe working parameters Completion of the course: Candidates will receive written and practical assessments. Successful candidates will receive an RTITB accredited certificate.

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Diamond Cutting Blades/Abrasive Wheels

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This course is similar to a standard Abrasive Wheels course, but also covers all aspects of fitting and using diamond cutting blades.

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Ladder Association Safe use of Ladders

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

CCNSG Leading a Team Safely

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

This is the new CCNSG Safety Passport course which replaces the CCNSG Supervisor Safety Passport

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IPAF MEWPS For Managers

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

Anyone who is responsible for planning and overseeing the use of MEWPS in connection with their work. Examples would be employers, project managers, foremen and supervisors working in a broad range of industries such as construction, facilities management, retail, airports and arboriculture.

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About Us

Webbs Training Services are the training division of Webbs Power Tools, a Midlands based tool and plant hire company. We offer all types of training for industry, including operator training for all the equipment which Webbs hire out.We are flexible enough to fit in with your requirements. We can train at your own premises, or at our training centres in Birmingham and Milton Keynes. We can train on your equipment, or supply the equipment needed for the training. We can usually arrange courses at short notice if required.Following the recent opening of our new Birmingham training centre, our portfolio of courses is being increased all the time, and we welcome enquiries for courses not currently available.We pride ourselves in giving our customers the best quality of service available. Our Birmingham training centre is a brand new facility with multiple classrooms and practical training areas, allowing different courses to be carried out simultaneously.All good reasons to.. Get trained up at Webb's

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