Covid Secure for Office Environment Course

Course information

This Covid Secure course will give an insight in to how the virus works, what we can do to protect each other and what rules are in place to keep the workplace as safe as possible.

This training is delivered via Zoom/Teams

Contact us on 02920 576883 or email admin@ajuda.org.uk

Course Objectives & Learning Outcomes

Learning outcomes:

 

By the end of the course delegates will have an understanding of what COVID-19 is, how we can prevent the spread of the infection, and the measures we can put in place to reduce the risks in the workplace.

Aims & Objectives:

At the end of the course students will be able to

  • Describe how our bodies respond to viruses
  • Understand how COVID-19 spreads
  • List ways in which we can protect ourselves and others
  • Explain the key government requirements for the return to work
  • Discuss control measures that must be put in place to reduce the risk of spreading the virus

 

Mode of Delivery:

This course will be delivered remotely via Zoom, using power point presentations, discussions, and Q&A sessions.

Intended for:

This course will suit anyone returning to work in an office environment

Pre-course Requirements

No prior qualification or experience required to attend this course

Key Facts

  • Duration: 3 Hours
  • Individual Price: £75.00+vat
  • Group Price (Up to 12): £695+vat

Certificate will last for 3 years

Venue

Ajuda Training Academy
15 Mount Stuart Square,
Cardiff Bay
Cardiff,
CF10 5DP
Phone: 029 2057 6883
Email: info@ajuda.org.uk

Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment (Leading to CSCS Green Card) Including Online Exam

Course information

The Online Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment course (RQF) is designed for those working on construction sites and is a requirement for those wishing to apply for a CSCS Green Card. In accordance with CITB anyone who is a labourer on a construction site must be a CSCS Green Card Holder.

Our CSCS Green Card course can be distributed various ways

As a standalone awareness course
As a refresher course
As knowledge and preparation for the final exam

This course is packaged together and includes our Accredited Online Exam

In addition all candidates will need to complete a CSCS Touch Screen Test (test centres located across U.K.)

Online Invigilated Exam

We provide you access to our online invigilated examination which can be taken anywhere. Our market leading examination system delivers the final assessment direct to your candidate via the internet, invigilated using screen sharing and web cam, allowing them to receive their accreditation quicker and easier without the stress and hassle of visiting a training and exam centre.
As a UK Registered Learning Provider, our online exam is fully accredited by ETA Awards

The Process

  • Candidate completes the Online Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment course
  • If a pass is achieved the candidate is issued with an approved certificate
  • Distributor gives the candidate the option to upgrade to the fully accredited certificate
  • Distributor assigns the exam via their administration panel to the candidate. Details for the candidate are automatically passed to VideoTile from the administration panel.
  • The candidate logs into the exam page and are asked to fill out an exam registration form and for a 2-week window for when they can sit the exam. The system will not allow them to choose a date sooner than 72 hours.
  • Details for the candidate are then sent to ETA awards and Proctor Exam to set up their exam.
  • After the 72 hours, instructions are emailed to the candidate to set up the proctor online recording system. They are required to use Google Chrome and a web camera and microphone to do this. The email will come from proctor exam. Depending on the candidates email settings they may need to check their junk folder if they do not receive it. If they still don’t receive it they can contact VideoTile directly to resend the email.
  • Once the proctor system has been set up another email from proctor exam will be sent to the candidate to log into the exam. When the candidate clicks the link the proctor system will make a final check of their system to ensure nothing has changed and then begin recording. The system will display instructions and a link the candidate needs to click to begin the exam. When they click the exam link the candidate then needs to use the same login id and password that they used to access the course.
  • The candidate then proceeds to answer the questions in the exam. During the exam, the candidate is required to ensure they have a stable internet connection if it drops out it will result in an automatic fail.
  • Once the candidate has completed the exam they can then close the exam tab and recording tab.
  • The recording is then sent to VideoTile to be invigilated and marked. If the candidate fails, the distributor will be notified by either email or telephone and new exam can be issued via the administration panel if necessary. If any cheating is observed the distributor will be informed and the candidate will be banned from sitting the exam.
    If a pass is achieved the record is uploaded to ETA awards on a Friday afternoon, ETA awards will then automatically email a certificate to the candidate 24 working hours later. If the candidate has not received an email with a certificate after this time frame, please contact VideoTile to re-send the email.
  • The candidate or distributor can then apply for the Green Card (CSCS Touch screen test is also required)

Minimum Specifications and Further Instructions

Please be aware that the exam is a live exam but can be taken at any time the candidate chooses.

Minimum Candidate Specifications

Webcam

Speakers

Google Chrome web browser

Photo ID

Exam Rules

No external devices can be used

No other tabs open on the computer

No one else in the room at the time of the exam

No written notes

No Eating, Drinking (other than water) or Smoking.

Key Facts

  • Individual Price: £150
  • Assessment Method: Online Assessment

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Venue

Ajuda Training Academy
15 Mount Stuart Square,
Cardiff Bay
Cardiff,
CF10 5DP
Phone: 029 2057 6883
Email: info@ajuda.org.uk

Youth Mental Health First Aid (Wales)

Course information

This 14 hour YMHFA (Wales) course teaches adults how to provide Mental Health First Aid to young people.

Mental illnesses often start in adolescence or early adulthood and it is important to detect problems early to ensure the young person is properly treated and supported. The YMHFA (Wales) course teaches adults who have frequent contact with adolescents, such as parents, guardians, school staff, sport coaches and youth workers, how to assist adolescents who are developing a mental health problem, experiencing a worsening of a mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

This course can also be run Virtually via Zoom or Teams
Contact us on 02920 576883 or email admin@ajuda.org.uk

Want us to bring the training to you?

If we don't have dates suitable for you at our training centre then we can bring the training to your workplace.

Course Objectives & Learning Outcomes

This course is designed to meet this requirement by providing you with a clear understanding of the role of the school mental health lead. This step-by-step course will take you through essential skills needed to develop a multidisciplinary, whole systems approach through effective practice procedures to ensure the improvement of mental health and wellbeing in your school.

COURSE CONTENT & AIMS:

The YMHFA course teaches adults how to assist adolescents who are developing any of the following mental health problems, experiencing a worsening of an existing mental health problem or in a mental health crisis.

Developing mental health problems including:
Depression

Anxiety problems

Eating disorders

Psychosis

Substance use problems

Mental health crises:
Suicidal thoughts and behaviours

Non-suicidal self-injury

Panic attacks

Traumatic events

Severe psychotic states

Severe effects from alcohol or other drug use

Aggressive behaviours

To raise awareness and understanding of mental health problems in young people
To build confidence to help a young person experiencing a problem
To preserve life where a young person may be a risk to themselves or others
To provide help on a ‘First Aid’ basis
To reduce the effect of a mental health problem and prevent the problem escalating
To encourage early intervention and speedier recoveries
To provide comfort to a young person experiencing mental distress
To know where to refer the young person to for the right on-going help
It is designed to be interactive and participants are encouraged (if they wish) to share views and experiences. Whist sharing experiences can benefit the training experience participants must be aware that Mental Health First Aid is designed to help participants support others and is not intended as a therapy session for the participant. This is for the comfort for all participants.

Please note that due to the sensitive topics discussed within the training it is recommended that participants have a level of well-being before attending.

This YMHFA (Wales) course is a national training programme for Wales which is licensed and developed by Training in Mind

Key Facts for Face to Face Training

Duration: 2 Days

Individual Price: £165.00+VAT

Group Price (up to 12): £1,450+VAT

Assessment Method: Tutor Observation

Candidates will also receive a Youth Mental Health First Aid Manual which they can take them.

Certificate will last for 3 years.

Key Facts for Virtual Sessions

Duration: 2 Days – These will be 3 hour sessions delivered via Teams or Zoom one week apart

Please note that there is pre work to complete before the course. You will need to provide us with your email address 2 weeks prior to the course date so that a link to this can be sent.

Individual Price: £145.00+VAT

Group Price (up to 12): £1,450+VAT

Certificate will last for 3 years.

Venue

Ajuda Training Academy

15 Mount Stuart Square,

Cardiff Bay

Cardiff,

CF10 5DP

Phone: 029 2057 6883

Email: info@ajuda.org.uk

Mental Health First Aid (Wales)

Course information

Do you have a First Aider on site? What about a Mental Health First Aider? Your staff are more likely to encounter or experience mental health issues such as stress, anxiety or depression and need the tools and confidence to deal with these situations. Having a Mental Health First Aider on site will help you to spot the early signs of a mental health problem and encourage people to speak to the Mental Health First Aider and seek help. This will help reduce the effects on the individual, the people around them and encourage a speedier recovery in a supportive environment.

This course can also be run Virtually via Zoom or Teams

Contact us on 02920 576883 or email admin@ajuda.org.uk

Want us to bring the training to you?

If we don't have dates suitable for you at our training centre then we can bring the training to your workplace.

Course Objectives & Learning Outcomes
• To help participants spot the early sign of a mental health problem (such as depression, anxiety disorders, stress etc)
• To raise awareness and understanding of mental health problems in people
• To build confidence to help a person experiencing a problem
• To preserve life where a person may be a risk to themselves or others
• To provide help on a ‘First Aid’ basis
• To reduce the effect of a mental health problem on the individual and the people around them, whilst preventing the problem from escalating
• To encourage early intervention and speedier recoveries
• To provide comfort to a person experiencing mental distress
• To know where to refer the person to get the right help

It is designed to be interactive and participants are encouraged (if they wish) to share views and experiences.

This MHFA (Wales) course is a national training programme for Wales which is licensed and
developed by Training in Mind

Key Facts for Face to Face 

Duration: 2 Days

Individual Price: £165.00+VAT

Group Price (up to 12): £1,450+VAT

Candidates will also receive a Mental Health First Aid (Wales) manual

Certificate will last for 3 years.

Key Facts for Virtual Sessions

Duration: 2 Days – These will be 3 hour sessions delivered via Teams or Zoom one week apart

Please note that there is pre work to complete before the course. You will need to provide us with your email address 2 weeks prior to the course date so that a link to this can be sent.

Individual Price: £145.00+VAT

Group Price (up to 12): £1,450+VAT

Certificate will last for 3 years.

Venue

Ajuda Training Academy

15 Mount Stuart Square,

Cardiff Bay

Cardiff,

CF10 5DP

Phone: 029 2057 6883

Email: info@ajuda.org.uk

Anti Bribery and Corruption

Course information

This course examines bribery and the legislation, measures and procedures that can uncover, control and reduce the impact of this criminal activity. This information is broken down into the following sections; Why corruption and bribery occur, The UK Bribery Act, Anti-bribery policies, anti-bribery management systems and how to deal with bribery in the workplace.

Number of modules: 5

Course Duration: 50 Minutes 
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Course Price: £35

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Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Course information

This course is aimed at managers and staff in all industries who play a role in reducing drug, alcohol and substance misuse in the UK.

The course starts with official statistics to illustrate the scale of drug and alcohol abuse in the UK. You’ll learn in detail about commonly used drugs, including cannabis, cocaine, heroin, LSD, ecstasy and some new designer drugs.

Turning to alcohol abuse, the course will show you how to introduce a 4-stage plan to deal with any problems – including how to write an effective Drug and Alcohol Policy.

Beyond this the course will explore best business practice in terms of HR, legislation, spotting signs of drug misuse and the implementation of workplace solutions.

The course also explains how the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service (ACAS) can help with effective alcohol and drugs policies and the development of related management skills. Finally, it looks at current drug treatments and the options for outside support available to individuals and organisations.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at managers and staff in all industries who have a critical role to play in reducing drug, alcohol and substance misuse in the UK. Advantages Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work and personal life.

Further Progression

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this one include Conflict Management, and Leadership skills.

Number of modules: 8

Course Duration: 80 Minutes 
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Course Price: £35

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Workplace Health and Safety

Course information

This course covers general health and safety issues that apply to a wide range of types of businesses and sectors, from office and retail environments to workshops and factories.

The wide range of topics covered makes this a great course to act as an introduction to health and safety in the workplace that can then be built on with more detailed courses that cover specific hazards that employees might come into contact with in specific workplaces.

This makes it a useful part of the induction process. By the end of this course the candidate will have an understanding of health and safety legislation and definitions of common terms associated with health and safety. This is followed up with some statistics outlining the most common causes of accidents in the workplace. They will also understand good practice in relation to electricity, display screen equipment and the use of safe manual handling techniques.

The course also introduces best practice associated with the control of substances hazardous to health regulations, the importance of using appropriate PPE as instructed and the most common procedures to follow in the event of a fire.

The course contains specific case studies that outline the seriousness of health and safety in the workplace and potential consequences if there is a health and safety breach. Along with all this it introduces the concept of risk assessment and concludes with the actions that should be taken in the event of an emergency situation occurring.

Target Audience

The course has a very wide audience as it applies to a wide range of sectors and can be included as part of the induction process in most businesses, especially when combined with other more specific health and safety courses that apply to the candidates role.

Advantages

As this course covers a wide range of health and safety situations the course provides a strong basis to further build on with more training. IIRSM approval means that this course meets the rigorous standards of this leading industry body.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost effective meaning the candidate can progress through the modules at their own pace and in their own time, so they can fit the training in around their work and personal life.

Further Progression

Other health and Safety courses that cover specific aspects of the candidates role for example if they work a lot with computers then the DSE Awareness course would be useful to them. If they are going to be handling chemicals then the more detailed COSHH course would cover this more thoroughly, and if they are going to be working alone at any point then the Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers course would be a great next step.

Number of modules: 6

Course Duration: 45 Minutes 
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Course Price: £35

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Working Within the Private Security Industry

Course information

In the UK, the private security industry provides manned, physical and technical systems to help protect people, premises and property. It can also help prevent and detect crimes and any activities that could be considered unauthorised as well as offering expertise in monitoring and responding to safety risks.

This course is an introduction to the private security industry, and the main services it covers. It discusses the body which regulates the industry, highlights the standards of behaviour expected from security operatives, and the law as it relates to the industry. It includes an in-depth look at health and safety issues, the concept of duty of care and examines a range of emergency situations which security operatives might be involved with.

The course also covers communication skills, including tips for effective radio communication and instructions on how to use the phonetic alphabet.

Target Audience

People wanting to start a career in the Private Security Industry, or those in the early stages of their career that want to broaden their knowledge of the industry.

Advantages

This course covers a wide range of roles in the Private Security Industry, their various responsibilities and how these are affected by the law. It also includes a wide overview of the health and safety concerns that should be considered by those working in the industry.

CPD approval means that this course can be used by those that need to prove they are continually developing themselves.

Further Progression

Other courses that could compliment this one are: Emergency First Aid, as first aid is a useful skill for security operatives to have. Fire Marshal Training, in emergency situations people will look to security operatives for guidance on what to do, so having a higher level of training in this area may prove useful.

Number of modules: 6

Course Duration: 90 Minutes 
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Course Price: £35

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Supervising Food Safety – Level 3

Course information

This course is designed for managers and supervisors to help them understand their essential dayto-day responsibilities. When a candidate passes this course, they will receive a certificate which demonstrates that they can supervise and train staff to handle food safely and hygienically.

This is a comprehensive course which starts with basic definitions of key words, then follows a logical path through other topics including the types of food hazards, personal hygiene, pest control, legislation, enforcement, and the design and cleaning of food premises and equipment.

It also discusses how to implement a successful food safety management system. There’s a wide range of topics because maintaining food safety and food hygiene is vital if you’re to reduce the risk of food poisoning. The correct Food Safety Management System, professionally run, protects your customers, your staff, and the reputation of your company.

Target Audience

This course is aimed at supervisors and first line managers working in the food industry as well as small business owners responsible for running their premises and ensuring their staff are working safely and to the expected standards. It is also a natural progression from the level 2 courses in food safety and HACCP management for those who are taking on more responsibilities.

Advantages

Food business owners, supervisors and managers have legal duties in UK and EU law to ensure that they and their staff work and prepare food safely and in compliance with good practice. Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work and personal life.

Further Progression

We offer a wide range of health and safety courses that would be appropriate for people working in the food industry.

Number of modules: 16

Course Duration: 260 Minutes 
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Course Price: £125

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Personal Protective Equipment

Course information

In the UK there are approximately 144 fatalities in the workplace and around 621,000 non-fatal injuries every year. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) plays a vital role in managing Health & Safety risks. However, historical data shows many workers suffering injury were not wearing this clothing.

This course will show how wearing PPE plays a crucial role in preventing and reducing fatalities, injuries and diseases that would otherwise occur in the workplace. It includes details of a wide range of PPE options, examines the legislation and regulations that govern the responsibilities of employers, employees and suppliers, and provides a real-life case study showing the law in action.

The course will also cover risk assessment and the role it plays in the selection and use of PPE along with discussing other hazard control measures that can be implemented. Finally, the course will move on to how to use, fit and wear PPE and understand its physical and theoretical limitations.

Target Audience

This course is primarily aimed at people that work in industries such as construction where they are likely to need to use a wide range of PPE on a daily basis. However, there are many other areas of work where PPE is required such as factories, warehouses, window cleaners, healthcare workers, beauticians and many others. One of the key things this course is intended to do is to teach people why they should use the PPE that is supplied to them and it is some of these other work areas where this message will be most effective.

Advantages

Candidates understanding how and why they should use PPE will mean they are more likely to use it consistently and correctly throughout their work. This has the advantage of reducing their risk of injury.

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work and personal life.

Further Progression

Many of our other Health and Safety courses compliment this one include Working at Height, Working Safely and Asbestos Awareness.

Number of modules: 6

Course Duration: 60 Minutes 
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Course Price: £35

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Paediatric First Aid

Course information

First aid covers a multitude of skill sets and responses to many medical situations. Its primary aim, is to provide immediate medical care and treatment that will either resolve the situation (in less serious ‘everyday’ cases) or provide an essential short-term emergency stop-gap until professional medical assistance is in place.

The aim of this course is to equip you with the theoretical knowledge, skills and confidence you need to deal with paediatric first aid situations. It covers all of the key topics including: emergency planning, assessing a situation, basic Life Support, CPR, shock, fractures, bleeding and a range of other minor illness and injuries.

Please be aware that having a theoretical knowledge on its own is not enough to be considered competent in paediatric first aid and practical demonstration in some areas is required to complete this training. Please contact us to arrange this.

Target Audience

Paediatric first aid is a skill that would be useful for anyone that works with children and infants. This includes those working in nursery, school and pre-school environments, as well as professional childminders, club leaders and sports coaches.

Advantages

Although it can sometimes be difficult in what are often emotionally-charged circumstances, First Aiders need to remain as calm and objective as possible, especially when there is a medical emergency. Having the training and knowledge to deal with the situation effectively

The online format allows you to progress through the modules at your own speed, and at times when it’s convenient for you to absorb the information.

Further Progression

There are a lot of courses in our health and social care suite that would make great follow ups to this course. The main one for people starting out in the early years sector would be Introduction to the Early Years Foundation Stage. Additionally the courses covering Epilepsy Awareness and Diabetes Awareness would complement this course as they go into more detail about these conditions.

Number of modules: 9

Course Duration: 115 Minutes 
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Course Price: £35

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Licenced Premises Staff Training

Course information

Course Description The alcohol licensing laws of the United Kingdom regulate the sale and consumption of alcohol. It is important for anyone working in licenced premises to have a basic understanding of these laws and how they apply to them.

This course starts with an overview of UK alcohol licensing laws and the importance of the four key licencing objectives. The course will also discuss mandatory conditions, which are compulsory for all licenced premises and looks in detail at the major issue of age verification. Finally, it outlines the responsibilities involved in alcohol retailing including drinking guidelines and how to avoid and reduce conflict.

Target Audience

Anyone working in licenced premises. This course could be included as part of the induction process or used to further enhance existing staff’s understanding of their responsibilities.

Advantages

Online training is flexible, efficient and cost-effective, so candidates can progress through the modules at their own pace, in their own time, making it easy to fit the training around their work and personal life.

Further Progression

Other courses that would be useful for candidates taking this one include; Drug Awareness and Conflict Management.

Number of modules: 9

Course Duration: 60 Minutes 
(Note: This is based on the video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions)

Course Price: £35

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