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Short Courses

  • Abrasive Wheels Replacement
    Abrasive Wheels Replacement

    Abrasive wheels are potentially very dangerous. Any persons mounting or truing abrasive wheels in the course of their work, and those whose duties include the supervision and management of these activities will benefit from this course.

    Employers - this course is designed to assist in fulfilling your responsibility for providing instruction in the use of abrasive wheels and associated equipment, as required by the “Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998” (PUWER) and the “Personal Protective Equipment at Work Regulations 1992”.

    Duration: 1 day
    Paragon Certificate of Training

  • BASIC LIFE SUPPORT OF ANAPHYLAXIS
    BASIC LIFE SUPPORT OF ANAPHYLAXIS

    Anaphylaxis is a severe and life-threatening allergic reaction, which requires immediate medical attention. With the number of sufferers increasing each year, it is extremely important to know what to do when faced with this acute emergency condition.

    The qualification has been designed for those who have a specific responsibility at work, at home or in voluntary and community activities, to provide basic life support and manage anaphylaxis when dealing with an emergency. Learn how to recognise the signs and symptoms of anaphylaxis, and be equipped with the vital skills needed to administer safe, prompt and effective treatment. Course content has been approved by Anaphylaxis Campaign.

    Half day course
    Ofqual regulated
    Certificate valid for 1 year

  • EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK
    EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK

    This qualification is designed for individuals who wish to act as an emergency first aider in their workplace. Upon successful completion of this qualification, you will be equipped with the essential skills needed to give safe, prompt and effective first aid in emergency situations.

    Employers – this is a regulated qualification which fulfills your legal responsibility to provide quality first aid training. The correct first aid provision in the workplace is a legal requirement and crucial to the safety of all members of staff.

    1 day course
    Ofqual regulated
    Certificate valid for 3 years

  • Air Conditioning and Refrigerant Handling
    Air Conditioning and Refrigerant Handling

    Skills for the motor industry - Air Conditioning and Refrigerant Handling requires all engineers involved in the service, repair and maintenance of mobile air conditioning (M.A.C systems) to hold a mandatory Licence.

    This course provides in-depth technical training on A/C systems and components, including practical assessment where participants will need to competently recover and evacuate, nitrogen, pressure test and recharge an A/C system using the correct procedure. The course concludes with verbal theory test.

    2 day course
    City and Guilds (5101-01 unit 301)
    1 day renewal course also available

  • FIRST AID AT WORK
    FIRST AID AT WORK

    Designed for individuals who wish to act as a first aider in their workplace. Learn how to manage a range of injuries and illnesses that could occur at work and be equipped with the essential skills needed to give emergency first aid.

    Employers – this is a regulated qualification which fulfills your legal responsibility to provide quality first aid training.

    3 day course
    Ofqual regulated
    Certificate valid for 3 years

  • FOOD HYGIENE
    FOOD HYGIENE

    This course is perfect for developing awareness regarding food hygiene and is suited to anyone working with food in catering or hospitality capacity. After completing the online training material, there is an online test.

    Employers – this course is designed to provide all staff with food hygiene training at a time suited to you and fraction of the cost and disruption of classroom based training.

    Online course
    City & Guilds accredited

  • HEALTH & SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE
    HEALTH & SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE

    The course is ideal for all employees, as it helps candidates develop a greater understanding of health and safety issues and the role that everyone plays in maintaining a safe working environment.

    Employers - is this a regulated and nationally recognised qualification. It is also fully supported by Proskills, making it the ideal health and safety course for organisations throughout the UK.

    1 day course
    Ofqual Regulated
    Refresher training recommended every 3 years

  • OXYGEN ACETYLENE GAS CUTTING & WELDING
    OXYGEN ACETYLENE GAS CUTTING & WELDING

    Accidents involving compressed gases can cause serious injury or even death. This course provides simple practical guidance on eliminating or reducing the risks associated with using, moving and storing compressed gas.

    This course is aimed at anyone who uses or is responsible for those who use compressed gas cutting equipment at work.

    I day course
    Includes hands-on demonstration and student participation.

  • PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID
    PAEDIATRIC FIRST AID

    Would you know what to do if a child in your care needed first aid?

    This qualification is ideal for those who work or intend to work in a childcare setting. You will learn the roles and responsibilities of the paediatric first aider and be equipped with the necessary skills to administer safe and effective treatment when dealing with a range of paediatric first aid situations.

    Employers - having the correct paediatric first aid provision is a statutory requirement for the majority of childcare providers and is extremely important for the safety of children. This qualification has been specifically designed to fulfil Ofsted’s first aid requirements for early years’ teachers, nursery workers and childminders (as defined within the Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage 2014 and within the Child Care Register guide).

    2 day course
    Ofqual regulated
    Certificate valid for 3 years

  • PRINCIPLES OF MANUAL HANDLING
    PRINCIPLES OF MANUAL HANDLING

    This theory based qualification is ideal for all employees as it provides candidates with an awareness of safe manual handling practices and the risks of unsafe manual handling.

    Employers - This is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification, designed to cover the basic principles of manual handling. With subjects covered in just half a day, this course is an ideal way to reduce the risk of workplace manual handling injuries.

    Half day course
    Ofqual regulated
    Refresher training recommended every 3 years

Diplomas, Awards & Certifications

  • Automotive

    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Level 3
    Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Level 2
    Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles Level 2
    Diploma in Heavy Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles Level 3
    Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Level 2
    Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles Level 2
    Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance & Repair Principles Level 3
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Management Level 4
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Diploma in Vehicle Fitting Level 2

  • Business & Administration

    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2

  • Childcare

    Certificate in Children & Young People's Workforce Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Food Production & Cooking Level 2
    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Playwork Level 2
    Diploma in Playwork Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Management Diploma Level 4

  • Customer Service & Management

    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Management Diploma Level 4

  • Boatbuilding & Marine Engineering

    Boatbuilding Standards Advanced Level 3
    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Management Diploma Level 4
    Marine Engineering Standard Advanced Level 3

  • Hairdressing, Barbering & Beauty

    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Barbering Level 2
    Diploma in Barbering Level 3
    Diploma in Beauty Therapy (Massage) Level 3
    Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Hairdressing Level 2
    Diploma in Hairdressing Level 3
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Management Diploma Level 4

  • Health & Social Care

    Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 2
    Adult Care Diploma Level 4
    Certificate in Cleaning and Support Services Level 2
    Certificate in Cleaning Principles Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Food Production & Cooking Level 2
    Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 2
    Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care Level 3
    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 3
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Leadership for Health & Social Care Diploma Level 5
    Management Diploma Level 4

  • Hospitality & Catering

    Award in Hospitality Supervision and Leadership Principles Level 3
    Certificate in Cleaning and Support Services Level 2
    Certificate in Cleaning Principles Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Food & Beverage Service Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Food Production & Cooking Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Front of House Reception Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Hospitality Services Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Housekeeping Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Professional Cookery Level 2
    Certificate in Hospitality Principles in Professional Cookery Level 3
    Customer Service Diploma Level 3
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 2
    Diploma in Business & Administration Level 3
    Diploma in Customer Service Level 2
    Diploma in Food & Beverage Service Level 2
    Diploma in Food Production & Cooking Level 2
    Diploma in Front of House Reception Level 2
    Diploma in Hospitality Services Level 2
    Diploma in Hospitality Supervision Level 3
    Diploma in Housekeeping Level 2
    Diploma in Management Level 3
    Diploma in Principles of Leadership & Management Level 5
    Diploma in Professional Cookery Level 2
    Diploma in Professional Cookery Level 3
    Diploma in Team Leading Level 2
    Management Diploma Level 4

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