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New Confined Space Awareness course

New Confined Space Awareness course

04/10/2017

A number of people are killed or seriously injured in the UK each year in confined spaces. These incidents occur across a wide range of industries, from those involving complicated machinery through to simple storage solutions.

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CIEH Qualification Update

CIEH Qualification Update

05/09/2017

Earlier this year, CIEH withdrew its regulated qualifications. CIEH decided to withdraw the qualifications after a review of its product offering and “in light of the need to diversify”.

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Ultimate Guide to  Management Systems & Audit Certificates

Ultimate Guide to Management Systems & Audit Certificates

07/08/2017

In the global 21st century, every organisation needs to feel confident that their products, services and processes are meeting internation...

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Ultimate Guide To NEBOSH Certificates

Ultimate Guide To NEBOSH Certificates

22/06/2017

If you're a manager looking to advance your career, a supervisor with health and safety responsibilities, or you're looking for a career i...

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CSCS and IOSH Working Safely

CSCS and IOSH Working Safely

10/05/2017

CSCS has decided to remove recognition of e-learning versions of the IOSH Working Safely course. This is due to security concerns with assessments.

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Health & Safety At Work

Health & Safety At Work

11/04/2017

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is the government body responsible for setting the guidelines and regulations for workplace health a...

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NEBOSH QUALIFICATION  REVISION TIPS

NEBOSH QUALIFICATION REVISION TIPS

23/02/2017

Obtaining a NEBOSH qualification can set your career path in the right direction, enhancing your skills, broadening your knowledge and pos...

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2017 New Year's Health & Safety Resolutions

2017 New Year's Health & Safety Resolutions

05/02/2017

That daily trip to the gym just seems to be too much effort, that new diet not as satisfying as it was to start with. New Year is, however, a time for taking stock, for reviewing positions and for checking the efficiency of systems already in place.

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Volvo sentenced after worker suffered head injuries

Volvo sentenced after worker suffered head injuries

26/01/2017

The truck and bus division of Volvo has been fined £900,000 due to a worker being injured after falling from a stepladder whilst servi...

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10 Health & Safety Hazards To Watch Out For This Christmas

10 Health & Safety Hazards To Watch Out For This Christmas

20/12/2016

Christmas is a time for joy and laughter, but it is a time for increased health and safety hazards. With your workplace more relaxed and winding down for the holidays, you need to be sure that are looking out for any potential accidents more than ever.

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How Health & Safety Law Changed In The Last 25 Years

How Health & Safety Law Changed In The Last 25 Years

25/11/2016

The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 is now more than 30 years old, and while this legislation remains the most authoritative piece of h...

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We've launched our 2017 training dates

We've launched our 2017 training dates

23/11/2016

Are you looking to introduce your staff to health and safety? Will 2017 be the year that you advance your career with a high level health an...

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Further NEBOSH guidance on Diploma November 2015 specification

Further NEBOSH guidance on Diploma November 2015 specification

25/10/2016

This month, NEBOSH has provided information on how it intends to transfer enrolled students onto the new specification of the NEBOSH Nationa...

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12 Top Tips For Keeping Employees Safe & Motivated

12 Top Tips For Keeping Employees Safe & Motivated

30/09/2016

Health and safety is of paramount importance to employers and employees alike. A safe environment is a happy and productive place to work, while a workplace fraught with potential dangers only breeds fear, tension, dissatisfaction, and a total lack of motivation, coherence, and adherence.

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The new range of NEBOSH Diploma study guides

The new range of NEBOSH Diploma study guides

21/09/2016

We are pleased to announce the release of six new edition study guides in support of the NEBOSH National and International Diploma. These publications have been released in partnership with RMS Publishing.

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We’re celebrating our 25th anniversary

We’re celebrating our 25th anniversary

31/08/2016

From small beginnings in 1991, ACT has grown into a company that has trained thousands of people across the United Kingdom, Europe, and the ...

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Guide To Workplace Risk Assessments

Guide To Workplace Risk Assessments

19/08/2016

Carrying out risk assessments in the workplace is a legal obligation for employers, although if you have less than five employees you need...

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ACT is backing free asbestos safety training campaign

ACT is backing free asbestos safety training campaign

17/08/2016

Following the success of the Train Safe, Work Safe, Keep Safe campaign developed by the UK Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) that saw ho...

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Why Health & Safety at Work Matters

Why Health & Safety at Work Matters

19/07/2016

Health and safety sometimes gets a bad press, but that doesn’t mean that businesses can ignore it. Taking health and safety seriously isn’t just about social responsibility; it makes good sense economically too.

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Achieving success in our anniversary year

Achieving success in our anniversary year

23/06/2016

Once again this year ACT will be attending the NEBOSH Graduation and Awards Ceremony. This year is particularly special for ACT as we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary so we are delighted to announce that a number of ACT's National Diploma students have been invited to the event which is set to take place on the 27th of June to celebrate their incredible successes.

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The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs In The World

The Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs In The World

14/06/2016

For those who work in an office or in the retail sector, the word danger is not the first thing that enters their mind when describing what ...

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Our new ebook for the NEBOSH International Certificate

Our new ebook for the NEBOSH International Certificate

06/06/2016

In conjunction with RMS, we've released an eBook version of our popular A guide to International Health and Safety at Work. Whether you're studying for the NEBOSH International General Certificate or just want to learn more about health and safety on a global scale, this is the ideal book for you.

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Visit ACT at The SHE Show South

Visit ACT at The SHE Show South

16/05/2016

This week, ACT is exhibiting at The SHE Show South which will take place tomorrow (17/05/16). We are proud to once again be a partner organisation for the show which is taking place at the DoubleTree by Hilton, MK Dons Stadium, Milton Keynes.

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ACT Receives NEBOSH Accreditation for Environmental Award

ACT Receives NEBOSH Accreditation for Environmental Award

05/04/2016

Environmental issues in the workplace have become extremely important to organisations in all industries. On a daily basis, organisations have to plan for and deal with a large variety of environmental issues.

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Changes to the NEBOSH Diplomas

Changes to the NEBOSH Diplomas

15/03/2016

At the end of 2015 NEBOSH released their revised syllabus for the NEBOSH National and International Diploma. The current NEBOSH Diploma syllabi have been in existence since 2010 and were due for their quinquennial update.

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Principal Designer Training with ACT

Principal Designer Training with ACT

17/02/2016

Since the CDM 2015 Regulations came into force last year, training has been a key factor in ensuring compliance. ACT, in conjunction with examining body iAS, were amongst the first to develop a qualification to cover the changes.

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Essential Online Health and Safety Training from ACT

Essential Online Health and Safety Training from ACT

03/02/2016

Many employers are legally required to ensure that their workers receive appropriate health and safety training. Developing workers with health and safety training ensures that organisations meet their legal duties, can improve workplace culture and also helps to avoid the costs of accidents and ill health.

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International General Certificate Study Guide – now NEBOSH endorsed

International General Certificate Study Guide – now NEBOSH endorsed

14/01/2016

After four years of extremely hard work, ACT, in partnership with RMS Publishing, has released the fifth edition “A guide to Internati...

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NEBOSH Certificates with ACT

NEBOSH Certificates with ACT

10/12/2015

For 25 years ACT has been providing a range of NEBOSH Certificate qualifications in the classroom and online. Focus is often placed on the NEBOSH National General, Construction and Fire Certificates but we also offer other NEBOSH Certificate qualifications which will run throughout 2016.

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A New study guide for NEBOSH Certificate Unit NGC1

A New study guide for NEBOSH Certificate Unit NGC1

09/12/2015

This month, in collaboration with RMS, ACT has co-published a new study guide titled “Unit NGC1 Management of Health and Safety”...

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Visit ACT at SHE Show North East

Visit ACT at SHE Show North East

10/11/2015

On the 17th of November ACT will be exhibiting at the SHE Show North East event in Newcastle. This event is fast becoming one of the leading events of its kind in the health, safety and environmental industry.

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The Importance of Health & Well-being in the Workplace

The Importance of Health & Well-being in the Workplace

03/11/2015

In business, there is an increasing need to focus on the health and well-being of employees, from illness to equality. Health and well-being is becoming increasingly more important with some organisations valuing health and well-being as highly as health and safety.

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ACT's New Awareness E-Learning

ACT's New Awareness E-Learning

05/10/2015

For over a decade, ACT has been developing innovative e-learning platforms for a range of awarding bodies including NEBOSH and IOSH. This month, we are launching our own range of e-learning courses called Awareness.

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The new blended route for the NEBOSH Diploma

The new blended route for the NEBOSH Diploma

01/10/2015

ACT has been providing NEBOSH qualifications for over two decades and this week we have launched a brand new study option for the NEBOSH Nat...

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A World of Learning with ACT

A World of Learning with ACT

23/09/2015

This year, ACT will be exhibiting at the World of Learning Conference and Exhibition for the first time which will take place on the 29th an...

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New ACT study guides - a focus on NEBOSH student success

New ACT study guides - a focus on NEBOSH student success

07/09/2015

This month, ACT Associates has released the eighth edition of The NEBOSH National General Certificate study guide and the fourth edition of ...

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New ISO Standard - 45001

New ISO Standard - 45001

27/08/2015

A new ISO standard, ISO 45001, on occupational health and safety management system requirements is being produced by a Project Committee, IS...

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Fine Limit Update 2015

Fine Limit Update 2015

22/07/2015

A 2015 update to the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (Fines on Summary Conviction) Regulations has brought into f...

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Safety Groups UK and Construction Dust Partnership Free Seminar

Safety Groups UK and Construction Dust Partnership Free Seminar

29/06/2015

In April, IOSH and The Construction Dust Partnership released the highly anticipated results of the construction dust survey which marked an...

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Deregulation Act 2015

Deregulation Act 2015

29/06/2015

The Deregulation Act was introduced in the House of Commons on 23 January 2014 and received Royal Assent, becoming law, on 26 March 2015. The Deregulation Act 2015 provides for the removal or reduction of burdens on businesses, civil society, individuals, public sector bodies and the taxpayer.

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Visit ACT in London

Visit ACT in London

09/06/2015

This year, ACT will be once again exhibiting at the Safety & Health Expo at ExCeL London which will take place between the 16th and 18th...

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ACT - achieving success for over 20 years

ACT - achieving success for over 20 years

03/06/2015

Once again this year ACT will be attending the NEBOSH Graduation and Awards Ceremony. A number of ACT's National Diploma students have been invited to the inspirational event which is set to take place on the 22nd of June to celebrate their incredible successes.

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Leading the way to success with expert tutors

Leading the way to success with expert tutors

07/05/2015

ACT is committed to student success and through our highly experienced and expert tutors, we are often able to deliver training courses with...

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Visit ACT in Glasgow or Birmingham!

Visit ACT in Glasgow or Birmingham!

17/04/2015

April 22nd and 23rd are set to be extremely busy for ACT – we’re exhibiting at two health and safety events – one in the W...

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CITB Health & Safety Awareness - New Date!

CITB Health & Safety Awareness - New Date!

07/04/2015

Due to the popularity of our CITB Health and Safety Awareness course, we have added a new date to meet increasing demand. The popularity of the course demonstrates the importance of health and safety training but also highlights the professionalism and knowledge of our tutors and the effectiveness of our learning materials.

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EXTRA Location For CITB SMSTS

EXTRA Location For CITB SMSTS

10/03/2015

We are pleased to announce that next month ACT will begin the CITB Site Manager’s Safety course at a new venue in Newcastle. The venue is already home to a number of events and innovative businesses and ACT is excited to join them from the 13th-17th of April.

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CDM 2015 Draft Guidance Published

CDM 2015 Draft Guidance Published

16/01/2015

The guidance is intended to help anyone who has duties under the CDM Regulations to prepare in advance. Subject to parliamentary approval CDM 2015 will come into force on 6 April 2015, and replace the existing CDM 2007 regulations.

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HSE on New Year's Honours List

HSE on New Year's Honours List

13/01/2015

ACT Associates wish to offer their congratulations to Kevin Myers, the HSE’s Deputy Chief Executive who has been awarded a CBE for ser...

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Consulting workers on health and safety L146

Consulting workers on health and safety L146

09/12/2014

Consulting workers on health and safety L146 (Second edition with amendments) This second edition, with amendments 2014,&...

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Health and Safety Statistics 2013/14

Health and Safety Statistics 2013/14

09/12/2014

Key figures for Great Britain (2013/14) 1.2 million working people suffering from a work-related illness 2535 mesothelioma deaths due to past asbestos exposures (2012) 133 workers killed at work 78 000 other injuries to employees reported under RIDDOR 629 000 injuries at work from the Labour Force Survey 28.

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NEW Edition for the NEBOSH National General Certificate

NEW Edition for the NEBOSH National General Certificate

02/10/2014

We are pleased to announce the release of the 7th Edition Study Book for the NEBOSH National General Certificate. This 7th edition has been thoroughly revised to meet the CURRENT NEBOSH specification for the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health and take into account the following: HSG65 and the new model based on the plan/do/check/act (PDCA) cycle.

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Health and Safety North Exhibition

Health and Safety North Exhibition

05/09/2014

We are pleased to announce that we are exhibiting at the above event on 8-9 October 2014 at the Bolton Arena. We will be showcasing our range of NEBOSH, IOSH, iAS and UKATA e-learning along with our latest e-books for the NEBOSH Oil and Gas and Fire Certificate awards.

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“We will make sure the construction industry ‘Thinks health’ as well as safety

“We will make sure the construction industry ‘Thinks health’ as well as safety"

25/07/2014

A national targeted inspection focusing on health risks for construction workers saw enforcement action taken at one in six of hundreds of s...

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NEBOSH Update HSG65

NEBOSH Update HSG65

14/07/2014

NEBOSH course of action due to recent HSE changes  We are advising of an update on the course of action NEBOSH is taking in relation t...

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NEW eBook for the NEBOSH International Oil and Gas Certificate

NEW eBook for the NEBOSH International Oil and Gas Certificate

23/06/2014

A guide to International Oil and Gas Operational Safely eBook For the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational...

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NEBOSH wins Queen's Award

NEBOSH wins Queen's Award

29/05/2014

NEBOSH has won the Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2014 for its “outstanding achievement” in international trade. The Award recognises its international growth over the three years to the end of March 2013.

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Health and Safety at Work Award 100% Pass Rate

Health and Safety at Work Award 100% Pass Rate

17/04/2014

Delegates who attended the Health and Safety at Work Award course held Novotel London West on 10-12th February 2014 have achieved 100 per ce...

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New Stress Management Course from ACT

New Stress Management Course from ACT

04/04/2014

Workers in the UK took an average 5.3 days off work in 2012, according to the 2013 CBI/Pfizer Fit for Purpose survey, with stress, anxiety and depression given as the main causes of absence.

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Managing and working with asbestos

Managing and working with asbestos

25/02/2014

"Asbestos is the single greatest cause of work-related deaths in the UK." Source HSE In response to Professor Lofstedt's independent review of health and safety legislation 'Reclaiming health and safety for all', the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has now published the revised Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) - L143 "Managing and working with asbestos".

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Review of HSG65 - Successful health and safety management

Review of HSG65 - Successful health and safety management

28/01/2014

The HSE has revised the occupational safety guide HSG65 - ‘Successful health and safety management’ and has introduced a web bas...

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Armed Forces Resettlement

Armed Forces Resettlement

08/01/2014

ACT Associates and the Armed forces resettlement process When planning to leave the Armed forces it is important to select the right career...

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New Guidance on Maintaining Portable Appliance Electrical Equipment

New Guidance on Maintaining Portable Appliance Electrical Equipment

12/12/2013

New Guidance on Maintaining Portable Appliance Electrical Equipment published by the HSE  An updated version of the HSG107 guidance doc...

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NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas

NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas

12/12/2013

Find out more about the NEBOSH International Technical Certificate in Oil and Gas Operational Safety a leading oil and gas safety qualificat...

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NEW CCNSG Leading a Team Safely (LaTS) Course

NEW CCNSG Leading a Team Safely (LaTS) Course

18/11/2013

We have some important news to announce regarding the 1 day CCNSG Supervising Safely Course! As of January 2014, this course will be replace...

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Additional Nov Dates Added

Additional Nov Dates Added

14/10/2013

Due to popular demand we are pleased to advise that we have now added two additional November dates for the following: IOSH Safety for Se...

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NEW - UKATA Asbestos Awareness E-learning Course

NEW - UKATA Asbestos Awareness E-learning Course

07/10/2013

ACT will be exhibiting at the Health & Safety North conference and exhibition taking place at the Bolton Arena, Bolton on the 09-10 Octo...

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Updated IOSH Managing and Working Safely e-learning

Updated IOSH Managing and Working Safely e-learning

24/09/2013

We will be exhibiting at the upcoming Health and Safety North - 9-10th October 2013, where we will be showcasing our updated IOSH Manag...

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Shorter time to respond to claims

Shorter time to respond to claims

28/08/2013

Shorter time period to deal with accidents and injury claims - Ministry of Justice reforms 2013 With effect from 1st August 2013, the Minis...

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In case you missed it - Management Regulations ACOP withdrawn

In case you missed it - Management Regulations ACOP withdrawn

28/08/2013

Having consulted in accordance with section 16 of the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) withdrew ...

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RIDDOR changes for October 2013

RIDDOR changes for October 2013

28/08/2013

New RIDDOR requirements planned to be introduced for October 2013 From 1st October 2013, subject to parliamentary approval, changes will be...

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HSG65 replaced by new HSE guidance

HSG65 replaced by new HSE guidance

28/08/2013

Managing for health and safety  New HSE guidance for larger organisations and businesses replaces HSG65 The Health and Safety Executi...

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Proposed changes to law and guidance on acetylene

Proposed changes to law and guidance on acetylene

28/08/2013

Proposals to consolidate and modernise legislative controls for acetylene Consultation is out on proposed changes to legislation controllin...

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Government removes strict liability for breach of statutory duty

Government removes strict liability for breach of statutory duty

18/07/2013

The Löfstedt report published in November 2011 identified that health and safety regulations imposed strict liability on employers, mak...

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Changes to Legionella ACOP

Changes to Legionella ACOP

18/07/2013

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has set out proposals to revise the ACOP on “Legionnaires' disease: The control of legionella ba...

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SGUK launch promotion to join local safety groups

SGUK launch promotion to join local safety groups

18/07/2013

Safety groups provide an important role in enabling representatives from small and large organisations to get together to learn new ideas an...

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New guidance on health surveillance in the workplace

New guidance on health surveillance in the workplace

18/07/2013

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published new online guidance and guidelines on health surveillance of workers exposed to chemical...

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Respiratory protective equipment - New HSE guidance

Respiratory protective equipment - New HSE guidance

18/07/2013

This updated Health and Safety Executive (HSE) guidance provides essential information on why respiratory protective equipmen...

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NEW COURSE - Legionella Responsible Person

NEW COURSE - Legionella Responsible Person

03/07/2013

This new course is designed for those appointed to carry out the control measures and strategies and requiring training to a standard which ...

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NEBOSH Graduation Ceremony

NEBOSH Graduation Ceremony

27/06/2013

NEBOSH Graduation Ceremony - 24th June 2013 Ian Coombes, MD of ACT attended the recent NEBOSH Graduation and awards ceremony as a VIP. This was an inspirational event that celebrated the success of our diploma students.

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DWP announce new code to curb unnecessary council checks

DWP announce new code to curb unnecessary council checks

07/06/2013

Local Authorities are banned from carrying out unnecessary health and safety inspections under a new code that came into effect on 29th May ...

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Three year jail term imposed for manslaughter

Three year jail term imposed for manslaughter

07/06/2013

Ken Joyce, 53, of Lanchester, County Durham, was working for Allan Turnbull, trading as A&H Site Line Boring and Machining, when the inc...

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Free health and safety events in June

Free health and safety events in June

07/06/2013

Free Health and Safety Event – Display Screen Equipment The events' aims are to provide information related to the use of DSE in the ...

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Changes to Workplace Health, Safety and Welfare ACOP

Changes to Workplace Health, Safety and Welfare ACOP

07/06/2013

Following an initial consultation in June 2012, it was agreed by the HSE board that a number of Approved Code of Practices (ACOPs) would be ...

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Rider-operated lift trucks Approved Code of Practice – new edition

Rider-operated lift trucks Approved Code of Practice – new edition

07/06/2013

Rider-operated lift trucks Approved Code of Practice – new edition The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has published a revi...

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibitions

29/05/2013

We will be an event partner at the following exhibition: The SHE Show North West, Hilton, Blackpool - 25 June 2013 – please come an...

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CURRENT OFFERS

CURRENT OFFERS

29/05/2013

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NEBOSH National Diploma exam success January 2013

NEBOSH National Diploma exam success January 2013

18/04/2013

NEBOSH National Diploma exam success January 2013ACT Associates would like to congratulate all the students who recently passed their NEBOSH...

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Health & Safety Scotland 2013, SECC Glasgow

Health & Safety Scotland 2013, SECC Glasgow

15/04/2013

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SHE Show South 2013 - Prize draw winners!

SHE Show South 2013 - Prize draw winners!

19/03/2013

ACT are proud to announce the winners of the prize draw for a free pass to the SHE Show South Conference - 23rd April 2013. Congratulations to: Dean Walton - HSS Advisor - UK Power NetworksGraeme Masterman - Health and Safety Inspector - Dartford and Sevenoaks EH PartnershipPaul Wilkins - Health and Safety Officer - Ministry of JusticeMichael Dustan - Safety, Health & Environment Engineer - Progress Rail Services UK LTDPaul Bennett - Health and Safety Manager – Virgin Holidays LimitedSteven Hatfull - Health and Safety Officer – MOD Eng Ops.

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The SHE Show South 2013 - 10% discount

The SHE Show South 2013 - 10% discount

19/03/2013

ACT are a proud event partner of the SHE Show South taking place at Doubletree by Hilton Milton Keynes on 23rd April 2013. ACT will be exhibiting at Stand 36, showcasing our audit, consultancy and training products and services alongside the high profile conference.

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NEBOSH Certificate exam success December 2012

NEBOSH Certificate exam success December 2012

18/03/2013

NEBOSH Certificate exam success December 2012 ACT Associates would like to congratulate all the students who recently passed their NEBOSH C...

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Training with ACT was one of the best decisions I have ever taken

Training with ACT was one of the best decisions I have ever taken

06/02/2013

"The enrolment was quick and easy with all forms completed by one of their trained members of staff, the venues for the training were chosen...

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ACT delivers an excellent service!

ACT delivers an excellent service!

06/02/2013

"We have been placing orders with ACT for a number of years. The service has been exceptional and the staff are very helpful. I often delay our order until the last minute and they always react!""We have confidence in ACT to provide the latest material at a competitive price and we really appreciate everything they do.

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Training with ACT was one of the best decisions I have ever taken

Training with ACT was one of the best decisions I have ever taken

06/02/2013

"The enrolment was quick and easy with all forms completed by one of their trained members of staff, the venues for the training were chosen...

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Christmas Wordsearch Competition - Winner Announced!

Christmas Wordsearch Competition - Winner Announced!

21/12/2012

We are pleased to announce the winner of our Christmas wordsearch competition.And the winner is...Michelle TwiggHealth & Safety Development OfficerBritish Red CrossCongratulations, a GIANT Lindt chocolate ball is on it's way to you!.

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Success is no accident for WR – E-learning success

Success is no accident for WR – E-learning success

18/12/2012

Earlier this year ACT started working with WR Refrigeration, a cooling solutions provider with a network off 17 branches nationwide, they ar...

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Why choose the NEBOSH National Diploma?

Why choose the NEBOSH National Diploma?

05/12/2012

Some helpful Q&A's from a recent delegate. How did you become involved in health and safety?Through working in construction for 30 years I have always been involved in various aspects of health and safety, however following 8 years as a clerk of works, I felt that I needed more of a challenge; somewhere I could make a difference and influence others to take more care through better working practices.

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New Training Venue Announced - Nottingham

New Training Venue Announced - Nottingham

20/11/2012

ACT is proud to announce the addition of another training venue to their already extensive list in the UK. The new location is the superbly located Mercure Nottingham City Centre Hotel, winner of the Certificate of Excellence 2012 from tripadvisor.

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New from 1st October 2012, HSE fee for intervention

New from 1st October 2012, HSE fee for intervention

16/10/2012

From 1st October 2012 the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) introduced a fee for any intervention they may provide to organisations. This means that if you break health and safety laws the HSE can recover its costs from you by charging a fee for the time it spends investigating, helping you to put the matter right and taking any enforcement action they consider appropriate.

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First ever 18001 Lead Auditor course

First ever 18001 Lead Auditor course

10/07/2012

ACT has just delivered their first ever Lead Auditor full course for OHSAS 18001 and all 8 delegates praised the quality of its tutor and ma...

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NEBOSH International Certificate e-learning

NEBOSH International Certificate e-learning

09/07/2012

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BS OHSAS 18001 E-learning - continuing success!

BS OHSAS 18001 E-learning - continuing success!

01/04/2012

Please see the following feedback from our latest student to pass the e-learning course: “I would not hesitate in recommending this co...

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SHE Show at the Hilton Hotel Blackpool - Win free passes

SHE Show at the Hilton Hotel Blackpool - Win free passes

27/04/2011

Have you won?? The winners of the free passes to the SHE Show at the Hilton Hotel Blackpool are as follows:Steven Taylor - Siemens PlcDavid ...

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Driving out harm with National Express

Driving out harm with National Express

01/04/2011

ACT training academy have been working with National Express delivering IOSH Managing Safely courses to all managers and working a plan to d...

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UK update on occupational health and safety initiatives by Government and HSE

UK update on occupational health and safety initiatives by Government and HSE

01/04/2011

HSE initiative on HSG65 “successful health and safety management” Many safety professionals and organisations will be aware that...

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HSE clampdown on unsafe construction sites across the UK

HSE clampdown on unsafe construction sites across the UK

11/02/2011

Over the next month, HSE regional inspectors will be visiting construction sites unannounced across the UK as part of an intensive inspectio...

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A Study Book for the NEBOSH General Certificate - 6th Edition

A Study Book for the NEBOSH General Certificate - 6th Edition

23/12/2010

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the study book for the NEBOSH General Certificate Book 6th Ed...

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BS OHSAS 18001 E-learning - continuing success!

BS OHSAS 18001 E-learning - continuing success!

03/12/2010

It is believed that the course is the world’s first distance learning OHSAS 18001 internal auditor course with testing of understandin...

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Working Together - Chalcroft Ltd

Working Together - Chalcroft Ltd

03/12/2010

ACT training academy have been working with organisations looking at individual and group training needs, one of those companies was Chalcro...

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NEW Publication - NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management

NEW Publication - NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management

28/10/2010

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the study book for the NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Ma...

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NEBOSH Certificate in the Management of Health and Well-being at Work

NEBOSH Certificate in the Management of Health and Well-being at Work

10/06/2010

Information for the forthcoming publication - NEBOSH Certificate in the Management of Health and Well-being at Work In response to the new a...

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NEW - NEBOSH Certificate in the Management of Health and Well-being at Work Course

NEW - NEBOSH Certificate in the Management of Health and Well-being at Work Course

25/05/2010

This course will benefit companies in all sectors who are seeking to improve the efficiency, and morale of their workforce. Designed for: Managers, supervisors, HR personnel and those with health risk responsibilities.

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NEW Edition - 3rd Edition of the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management

NEW Edition - 3rd Edition of the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management

20/05/2010

This 3rd edition revision is designed to meet the learning requirements of the significantly revised NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and R...

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2010 Sponsors for the Worcestershire Health and Safety Group

2010 Sponsors for the Worcestershire Health and Safety Group

05/01/2010

ACT is pleased to announce that we are the proud sponsor of the Worcestershire Health and Safety Group for 2010. The Worcestershire Health and Safety Group, a member of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents, (RoSPA), was formed to promote higher standards of health and safety within industry, commerce, healthcare, education and other places of employment.

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NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate

NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate

08/07/2009

This course offers a practical foundation to environmental risk management. Designed for: Line managers or supervisors with environmental issues as a function of their work or for those who have full responsibility and are looking to progress to the NEBOSH Environmental Diploma qualification.

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IOSH Safety for Senior Executives Briefing

IOSH Safety for Senior Executives Briefing

08/07/2009

The IOSH Safety for Senior Executives has now gone public! Designed to brief Directors and Corporate Policy Makers in essential health and s...

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Practical Applications NGC3 and NCC2 Workshops

Practical Applications NGC3 and NCC2 Workshops

20/02/2009

Guidance on completing your work based practical. The NEBOSH General and Construction Certificates require successful completion of three elements:• NGC1 – Management of Health and Safety.

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Controlling Skin Exposure

Controlling Skin Exposure

01/07/2008

The British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) in association with RMS Publishing are pleased to announce the release of a new book entitle...

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IOSH - Working Safely CBT

IOSH - Working Safely CBT

16/06/2008

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the new IOSH - Working Safely. An interactive software package.

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The Study Books for the NEBOSH Diploma Unit B and Unit C 3rd Edition

The Study Books for the NEBOSH Diploma Unit B and Unit C 3rd Edition

16/06/2008

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the new editions of the study books for the NEBOSH Diploma Un...

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National Diploma in Environmental Management 100% pass rate

National Diploma in Environmental Management 100% pass rate

29/05/2008

ACT is proud to annouce a 100% pass rate for the NEBOSH National Diploma in Environmental Management...

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A Study Book for the NEBOSH General Certificate - 5th Edition

A Study Book for the NEBOSH General Certificate - 5th Edition

31/03/2008

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the study book for the NEBOSH General Certificate Book 5th Ed...

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A Study Book for the NEBOSH Construction Book - 2nd Edition

A Study Book for the NEBOSH Construction Book - 2nd Edition

17/12/2007

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the study book for the NEBOSH Construction Book 2nd Edition. This essential health and safety guide, edited by John Lacey, Chair of IOSH Construction Specialist Group and past President of IOSH, has been throughly revised and updated to meet the format of the new unitised syllabus for the NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction (Units NCC1 and NCC2).

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A Study Book for the NEBOSH International General Certificate

A Study Book for the NEBOSH International General Certificate

21/09/2007

ACT is pleased to announce the release of the newest essential health and safety guide from RMS publishing - the study book for the NEBOSH I...

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A Study Book for the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management Study Book - 2nd Edition

A Study Book for the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management Study Book - 2nd Edition

26/06/2007

ACT in association with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce the release of the study book for the NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and ...

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NEBOSH National General Certificate Computer Based Training V.4.5

NEBOSH National General Certificate Computer Based Training V.4.5

26/06/2007

ACT in conjuction with RMS Publishing, are pleased to announce that the new version of the Computer Based Training Package for the NEBOSH Na...

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NEBOSH Best Candidate of 2006

NEBOSH Best Candidate of 2006

26/06/2007

ACT is delighted to announce that, for the second year running, one of our delegates has been selected as one of the best NEBOSH candidates ...

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A Study Book for the NEBOSH National General Certificate 4th Edition

A Study Book for the NEBOSH National General Certificate 4th Edition

04/01/2007

The NEBOSH National General Certificate has now been unitised offering significant benefits to students. The Flexibility of Unitisation Students may now study on a unit by unit basis towards the full award, with the additional advantage that the Unit NGC1 is transferable to other qualifications.

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NEBOSH General Certificate - International success

NEBOSH General Certificate - International success

15/12/2006

The NEBOSH General Certificate has gone international at ACT after a delegate from the Netherlands recently achieved this qualification. ACT would like to congratulate Mr Arie Heijstek, a safety officer who works for a company dealing with oil and gas and is based in De Bilt, Netherlands.

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The benefits of unitisation

The benefits of unitisation

14/12/2006

The NEBOSH National General Certificate has now been unitised offering significant benefits to students. The two taught units of the General Certificate (NGC1 and NGC2) can now be attempted separately allowing the opportunity to gain additional units to achieve new qualifications.

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The Study Books for the NEBOSH National Diploma 2nd edition - thoroughly revised and updated

The Study Books for the NEBOSH National Diploma 2nd edition - thoroughly revised and updated

14/12/2006

ACT, in conjunction with RMS Publishing are pleased to announce the release of the second edition of the study books for the NEBOSH National...

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Environment remains on agenda

Environment remains on agenda

14/12/2006

More health and safety specialists are levelling up their competence to meet environmental challenges. The one week Environmental Management Certificate reflects the needs of 14001 implementation and provides a foundation to the NEBOSH Environmental Diploma in Environmental Management.

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