- Training and Consultancy
As a leading CISRS Scaffolding training and Work at Height training and consultancy provider, we offer a wide range of professional support services to a broad range of industry sectors in the UK and overseas.
Our training portfolio includes courses for managers supervisors and operatives – all delivered either on site, at one of our network of UK facilities or at our purpose-built training centres in the Midlands and North East Lincolnshire. We have ongoing availability for funding and apprenticeship grants to assist employers with their skills development.
Our proven occupational health and safety consultancy services include independent site audits, monitoring, statutory scaffold inspections and a full range health and safety consultancy service delivered by our network of competent health & safety professionals.
Our wide range of accreditations includes CISRS, PASMA, and City & Guilds. We are also accredited to international standards ISO9001:2008 and OHSAS18001.
From 1st March there will be a requirement to complete a CISRS 2 Day Scaffolding Refresher Course prior to renewing your CISRS Scaffolding Supervisor Card. Safety & Access are delighted to be able to offer these training courses to its clients. Please see dates below for courses planned for our Nottingham and North East Lincolnshire […]
All instructors and consultants have spent the last two days attending update training at the head office in Nottingham. Sessions have been wide ranging including SG4:15, teaching techniques, NVQ assessments and practical work including drilled anchor installation and testing update. Safety and Access are looming to 2016 as its 25 year in business supporting the […]
NASC yesterday launched SG4:15 ‘Preventing Falls in Scaffolding Operations’ guidance. As anticipated, many of the principles of SG4 remain unchanged in this update, however SG4:15 provides more guidance on systems of work and available equipment to help comply. SG4:15 also contains several new areas of guidance that have been included to reflect the availability of […]
Safety & Access have been proud to play their part and promote and contribute to the the (National Access and Scaffolding Confederation) NASC ‘New Apprenticeship Challenge’ to create targets for new scaffolding apprentices places in a two year period. The final apprenticeship numbers – along with the grand total figure of money raised for the chosen […]
12 February 2016 , Humber Training Centre, Stallingborough, NE Lincolnshire
16 - 18 February 2016 , Nottingham
18 February 2016 , Nottingham
19 February 2016 , Humber Training Centre, Stallingborough, NE Lincolnshire
20 - 21 February 2016 , safety & Access Ltd, Bulwell, Nottingham, NG6 8WA
22 February - 04 March 2016 , Humber Training Centre, Stallingborough, North East Lincolnshire, DN41 8TH
Colchester Magistrates’ Court heard how a 39 year old worker fell from the second lift of a scaffold while it was being dismantled. Mr ******** fell approximately 5m. Before striking the ground Mr ******** collided with the scaffolding twice before finally hitting the ground below. He sustained nine broken ribs (left side), a punctured lung, […]
Two companies have been fined a total of £1.3m following the death of a scaffolder who was just weeks away from his wedding day. The court was told ****** from Scunthorpe was killed when he fell to his death after being struck by falling debris inside an industrial tower. On 18 January 2012, a team […]
***** Scaffolding in Liverpool pleaded guilty to corporate manslaughter after failing to heed health and safety warnings or take reasonable steps to ensure the safety of employees tasked to carry out work on the roof of the shed at the firm’s yard. Back in September 2012 **** Scaffolding employee **** *****, 44, had just returned to work […]
A scaffolder has been prosecuted after he repeatedly allowed unsafe work at height to be carried out on a busy London street. A scaffolder was prosecuted by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) after a member of the public raised concerns about scaffolding work being carried out on Tavistock Street in central London. She was […]
A Glasgow scaffolding firm has been fined after a roof worker fell nearly six metres to his death. ****, 53, suffered serious head injuries after he fell through a scaffold tower deck whilst carrying out roof work at a two storey domestic property in Thornton hall, South Lanarkshire in 2011. He died from his injuries […]