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How to provide safe first aid training during Covid-19 There is guidance for first aid training providers to provide first aid training during Covid-19 from the HSE. HSE First Aid at Work Award Expiry Extensions and Guidance Update The Health and Safety Executive (HSENI) has previously released a statement in relation to certificate expiry extensions for […]


So you wish to teach first aid at work or emergency first aid at work in the workplace? Well, to teach first aid at work courses you would need to be approved to be able to gain accredited first aid at work certificates for the persons you then teach. Teaching Qualification To be approved you […]


How do i become a first aid instructor or qualify as a TAQA assessor? The qualifications required to assess any NVQ or other qualifications have changed over the last couple of years.  It previously was the D32 Assessor or A1 Assessors Award but now its been updated to the new TAQA Assessor Award. Assessor Qualification […]


How do I become or qualify as the first aid for Mental Health Instructor? The qualifications required to teach accredited mental health for first aid in the workplace awards and become the first aid for mental health trainer have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer teach accredited first aid for […]


How do I qualify as a COSHH Assessor?  The qualifications required to qualify as an accredited control of substances hazardous to health assessors have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer just site a COSHH assessor course as companies are not looking for accredited training with certification from a UK awarding […]


How do I qualify as a DSE Assessor?  The qualifications required to qualify as an accredited display screen assessor have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer just site a DSE assessor course as companies are not looking for accredited training with certification from a UK awarding bodies. Teaching Qualification First […]


How do I become a Child Protection Instructor? The qualifications required to teach accredited child protection awards and become a child protection instructor have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer teach accredited child protection with a child protection trainer award, as this will not be accepted by any of the […]


How do I qualify to become a  SOVA (Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults) Trainer? The qualifications required to teach accredited SOVA awards and become a SOVA instructor have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer teach accredited SOVA awards with a SOVA trainer award, as this will not be accepted by any […]


How do I qualify to become a  Medication Administration Trainer? The qualifications required to teach accredited infection control awards and become an infection control instructor have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer teach accredited infection control awards with an administration trainer award, as this will not be accepted by any […]


How do I become an AED instructor? The qualifications required to teach accredited aed awards and become an AED instructor have changed over the last couple of years.  You can no longer teach accredited AED with an AED trainer award, as this will not be accepted by any of the UK awarding bodies. Teaching Qualification […]