AcornEHS launch new part time and evening courses for 2014 in Swindon and Milton Keynes (NEBOSH / SMSTS / SSSTS)

Our popular courses are now offered to those who need to study and want to develop their careers in Health, Safety and Environment Management. Courses on offer:

  • NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety  Course delivered in evenings between 18:00 to 21:00
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management  Course delivered in evenings between 18:00 to 21:00
  • NEBOSH National Certificate in Environmental Management Course delivered in evenings between 18:00 to 21:00
  • NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Course delivered in evenings between 18:00 to 21:00
  • Construction Skills – Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Course delivered on Saturdays
  • Construction Skills – Site Managers Safety Training Scheme – Refresher (SMSTS_R) Course delivered on Saturdays
  • Construction Skills – Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Course delivered on Saturdays
  • Construction Skills – Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme – Refresher (SSSTS_R) 

    Course delivered on Saturdays

 

Limited Spaces on Courses Book Now!

Acorn EHS have the following courses which will run shortly with limited spaces

Course title

Start date

Finish date

Exam date

Location

IOSH MS 17/5/13 07/06/13 07/06/13 Houghton Regis
CIEH COSHH 28/05/13 28/05/13 07/06/13 Redhill
SMSTS Refresher 29/05/13 30/05/13 30/05/13 Milton Keynes
NEBOSH GEN 30/05/13 01/08/13 06/09/13 Pure
CIEH COSHH 02/06/13 02/05/13 02/06/13 Milton Keynes
CIEH R/A 07/06/13 07/06/13 07/06/13 Pure
CIEH Manual Handling 19/06/13 19/06/13 19/06/13 Milton Keynes
NEBOSH Gen 08/07/13 19/08/13 06/09/13 Milton Keynes
SMSTS 22/07/13 27/07/13 27/07/13 Pure
SMSTS Refresher 25/07/13 26/07/13 26/07/13 Milton Keynes
NEBOSH FIRE (FC1 +FC2) 01/10/13 29/10/13 06/12/13 Milton Keynes
NEBOSH CONST’ 07/10/13 31/11/13 31/11/13 Pure

Call us on 03334 560 999 to book your place on our course now!

Use reference AS210513 to claim your 10% discount at booking

World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2013

At Acorn EHS we celebrated World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2013 on the 28th April 2013.

The World Day for Safety and Health at Work in 2013 focuses on the prevention of occupational diseases.

 

Further information please visit the ILO Website safeday@ilo.org

If you need guther assistyance with your Health and Safety please contact Acorn EHS on 03334 560 999

 

News – £100 Reward to HR Dept

Peter Jones from HR Dept, based at Pure Offices in Swindon, has picked up a £100 voucher simply for referring Acorn Environmental Health & Safety Ltd to us. Acorn have taken an office here at the Business Centre and are enjoying the atmosphere and the networking opportunities. The offices and meeting rooms now allow us to keep our Health, Safety, Environment and First Aid training all locally to our Swindon Office.

Click here to find out more about our new premises.

Bubble Ban At Parties: Safety Myths Exposed

Bubbles banned from a child’s birthday party and toothpicks removed from a restaurant are among a list of health and safety myths exposed in the last year.

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) said more than 150 cases had been reported to a panel it set up last year to target “jobsworths” who use safety laws as a ruse to ban legitimate activities.

Source Yahoo News Click here for link

NEBOSH News Update 10 Out Now!

The NEBOSH newsletter especially for students and employers is ready to download 

This edition features:

  • NEBOSH and CIWEM agree new membership partnership
  • International General Certificate in Turkish!
  • NEBOSH National General Certificate numbers keep growing
  • Can you help us support the ‘Health Risks at Work’ initiative?
  • Plus much more…

To download the tenth issue of our Newsletter. Click here

AcornEHS win new contract with Horsham Football Club

Acorn Environmental Health and Safety, have recently been appointed by Horsham Football Club to carry out a full audit of thier Health and Safety Management System. The club is safety conscious and as such would like to develop thier safety management system ensuring best practice for the volunteers and supportters of match days. If you would like help with your safety management sytem or require safety training please contact us.

Swindon Engineering Metalworkers – CHAS

Acorn Environmental Health and Safety (AcornEHS) have just completed another successful Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) application for a new client – Swindon Engineering Metalworkers Ltd. Thet are a privately owned company that has been trading for over 25 years fromthier own premises in Swindon. Below are some of the services they provide if you require any assistance with your Health and Safety Policies and Procedures please contact AcornEHS.

If you are a construction type Company and need assisstance in completeing any of the following  Safety Schemes in Procurement

  • CHAS
  • Exor
  • Constructionline
  • Safe Contractor

Please contact AcornEHS.

Swindon Enginerring offer the following Serveices
Mmulti skilled workforce that specialises in all aspects of metal working , including sheet metal fabrication , structural engineering , MIG, PULSE MIG and TIG welding.

Capabilities
Working to your specifications or concepts we provide engineered solutions for the following:-

• Sheet metalwork components
• General fabrication work
• Structural Steelwork
• Pipe work
• Mezzanine floors
• Staircases-Handrails-Balustrades-Railings-Gates
• Fire escapes
• Safety barriers-Height restriction barriers
• Platforms-Bollards
• Process equipment
• Site repairs and Modifications

Certificate in Environmental Management has been accepted by CIWEM – (TechCIWEM).

The Certificate in Environmental Management has been accepted by CIWEM (The Chartered Institution of Water & Environmental Management) to meet the requirements for Technician Membership (TechCIWEM).

 

All holders of the Environmental Certificate (including those on the Pilot in 2008) are eligible to apply for membership.  For more information please visit CIWEM’s website by clicking here

 

NEBOSH General Certificate in Health and Safety entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH)

Holders of the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety are now entitled to Associate Membership (AIOSH) of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).  For more information please visit IOSH’s website by clicking here