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We have recently added a new health & safety qualification to our extensive list of Qualsafe accredited courses. The Level 3 Award in Risk Assessment (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification specifically designed for those who have a responsibility for conducting risk assessments in low risk environments such as supervisors and site managers. This qualification is also suitable for...

At Health Matters we believe in being trained by the best – Paul Donaghy is just that! With an amazing career in the construction industry since the age of 16, and then serving with the Northern Ireland Fire Service, not only as a Fireman but also a Trainer too, Paul’s wealth of experience is to be reckoned with. Having joined the...

It's now the end of January, and some of us may have given up on our New Year's Resolutions already! We tend to think of resolutions as our own personal goals,  such as losing weight or exercising more. This year, why not try something different and ditch the fad diets, unrealistic exercise regimes, and instead, focus on making your workplace a...

HSE have released their Health and Safety at Work Summary Statistics for GB in 2018. January is a great time to take stock of your workplace, so if your New Year’s Resolution at work is to improve your employees’ safety, it might be useful to be aware of some of the common health and safety risks, and ensure your workplace...

The Construction Skills Register (CSR) is making a number of significant changes during 2019. These changes are being introduced to ensure CSR continues to meet the needs of the Northern Ireland construction industry and to enable continued mobility and acceptance of CSR cards throughout the UK, through compliance with the Construction Leadership Council’s (CLCs) One Industry Logo requirements.   Changes to Green...

Now that we are back and ready to start another busy year, we have had a look back at the action pack year we had in 2018. Check out some of our highlights below: Record numbers of CSR Delegates CSR Training is one of our most popular construction courses and we are pleased to say we had our busiest year yet! In...