Our Courses

Asbestos Awareness

12AsbestosHealth & Safety
40

Asbestos Awareness Training in line with Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 and the supporting Approved Code of Practice L143 Managing and Working with Asbestos.

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Working at Height

12Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
50

Candidates will look at the Working at Height Reg's 2005, checking ladders and step ladders, limitations of use, safe use and operations, securing a ladder.

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Hand Arm Vibration

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
50

Sometimes referred to as HAVS, or Vibration White Finger, our Hand Arm Vibration training course will look at how using vibratory tools can cause life changing health effects and how candidates can avoid such effects.

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Emergency First Aid at Work

12First AidHealth & Safety
75

The Emergency First Aid at Work course is ideal for lower risk businesses, in line with the Health and Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981.

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Non-Licensed Working with Asbestos

10AsbestosHealth & Safety
150

This training is for anyone planning to carry out non-licensed asbestos work as described in Asbestos Essentials Task Manual (HSG 210). The training can be the full course or task specific e.g. for electricians planning to drill screw holes to asbestos textured coating. Workers who may need this level of information, instruction and training include those whose work will require them to disturb asbestos containing materials, such as: drilling holes in asbestos materials (including for sampling and analysis purposes) laying cables in areas containing undamaged asbestos materials; removing asbestos containing floor tiles cleaning or repairing asbestos cement sheet roofing or cladding

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Non-Licensed Asbestos Work

10AsbestosHealth & Safety
95

The session is a mixture of theory and practical training to ensure you and your staff have the knowledge and skills to work safely with non-licensed asbestos materials in line with Regulation 10 of the Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012.Please note this course does not cover work with licensable asbestos materials.

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Fire Awareness Training Course

12Fire SafetyHealth & Safety
40

The Fire Awareness Training Course is to ensure that all employees are aware of company protocol and understand their responsibility to understand the fire systems in place, to be able to evacuate the building in an orderly manner and co-operate with fire marshals.

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Fire Marshal Training Course

12Fire SafetyHealth & Safety
90

The Fire Marshal training course teaches the responsibilities of a fire marshal. This training course follows on from the Fire Awareness training course.

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First Aid at Work

12First AidHealth & Safety
175

Once qualified, holders of this First Aid at Work certificate can be used as First Aiders in the workplace in accordance with the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974. This is the First Aid at Work three day course and is valid for three years.

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Risk Assessment Training Course

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
90

In recent years, there has been a gradual move towards risk-based legislation, encouraging self-regulation by requiring employers to set up systems for assessing, monitoring and controlling risks. Since the introduction of the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1992, risk assessment has become the foundation upon which health and safety management is built, and the success of an organisations health and safety management system will depend on the accuracy and thoroughness of its risk assessment.

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Abrasive Wheels

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
60

Abrasive Wheels training covers the following: Correct storage and maintenance of wheels Preventing accidents with abrasive wheels Regulations for abrasive wheels including the Health & Safety at Work act

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Lean Six Sigma Black Belt

18Six SigmaBusiness
1995

Lean Six Sigma is a global, industry wide recognised and highly sought after Continuous Improvement & Project Management methodology to allow practitioners to develop extensive skills within business process improvement. Training in Lean Six Sigma confirms a commitment to quality and provides a positive impact within any business.

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Face Fit Testing Training

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
125

Face Fit Testing is required for all Respiratory Protective Equipment (RPE) that rely on a seal to the face for the protection of the wearer. This applies to most masks including disposable paper masks. This course is designed to help companies select suitable RPE for their team and teach how to conduct qualitative face fit testing.

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COSHH

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
75

COSHH Training covers the following: Classification of substances Control measure hierarchy Harmful substances Methods of exposure Safety data sheets Use of personal protective equipment (PPE) Ventilation

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Digital Marketing

12MarketingMarketing & Sales
175

Digital Marketing Training covers the following: Email Marketing learn how to contact thousands of people instantly, personalise your emails and engage with the reader SEO Basics make sure your Search Engine Optimisation is correct to ensure your clients can find you Social Media Management learn the difference between a Tweet and a Post and which is right for you Webmaster Control find out what Browser Webmasters are and how to upload a sitemap Website Analytics who is visiting your website, what is their behaviour and what sales could you be missing?

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First Aid at Work Refresher

12First AidHealth & Safety
115

On completion of training, successful candidates should be able to understand the role of the firstaider, including reference to: Administer cardiopulmonary resuscitation Administer first aid to a casualty who is choking Administer first aid to a casualty who is suffering from shock Administer first aid to a casualty who is unconscious (including seizure) Administer first aid to a casualty who is wounded and bleeding Administer first aid to a casualty with: anaphylactic shock burns and scalds chest injuries eye injuries injuries to bones, muscles and joints, including suspected spinal injuries sudden poisoning Assess the situation and circumstances to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency Provide appropriate first aid for minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters) Recognise the presence of major illness (including heart attack, stroke, epilepsy, asthma, diabetes) and provide appropriate first aid The need for recording incidents and actions Understanding the importance of preventing cross infection Use of available equipment

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Health and Safety for Directors

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
75

Health and Safety for Directors Training covers the following: Avoiding accidents COSHH - Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Display screen equipment (DSE) Duty of care responsibilities for employers and employees Essential health and safety Health and safety compliance Introduction into manual handling Introduction into risk assessments - completing a risk assessment, suitable and sufficient meaning Reporting faults Sickness and wellbeing - reducing sickness and preventing sickness Understanding health and safety law - regulations and acts of parliament

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IOSH Managing Safely

12IOSHHealth & Safety
425

IOSH Managing Safely is unlike any other health and safety course because it delivers practical step-by-step guidance with a sharp business focus that s hands-on and jargon-free.

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Lean Six Sigma Green Belt

18Six SigmaBusiness
695

Lean Six Sigma is a global, industry wide recognised and highly sought after Continuous Improvement & Project Management methodology to allow practitioners to develop extensive skills within business process improvement.Training in Lean Six Sigma confirms a commitment to quality and provides a positive impact within any business.

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Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt

18Six SigmaBusiness
399

Lean Six Sigma is a global, industry wide recognised and highly sought after Continuous Improvement & Project Management methodology to allow practitioners to develop extensive skills within business process improvement.Training in Lean Six Sigma confirms a commitment to quality and provides a positive impact within any business.

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Manual Handling

12General SafetyHealth & Safety
40

Manual handling accounts for the largest cause of work related accidents (39%) in the U.K. with each injury averaging 20 days off work.

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IPAF Operator

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
POA

IOSH Working Safely

IOSHHealth & Safety
POA

Manual Lifting and Handling

General SafetyHealth & Safety
POA

SMSTS Site Management 2 Day Refresher

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
POA


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About Us

Sherwood Knowledge is an extension to the success of Soteria Asbestos Limited. Soteria Asbestos is a multi-award winning asbestos consultancy dealing with large clients such as the Police CSI departments, nationwide housing associations, a network of churches and major blue-chip companies. Under the demand for us to deliver other types of training, we created a new consultancy to run alongside Soteria Asbestos, called Sherwood Knowledge. Here we have joined together with other trusted and highly competent trainers to offer our high standard of training in a cross section of areas. We have our own training centre in Retford, Nottinghamshire with great facilities, the use of venues throughout the country and we provide onsite training nationwide. We also hire out our meeting rooms to other companies. As a company that practices a Lean Six Sigma methodology, we are always striving for continued improvements with a focus on ensuring that we have a healthy and happy environment with our staff and associate trainers and a strong, honest and reliable relationship with our clients.

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Retford. Nottinghamshire
Retford
Nottinghamshire
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