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Wep|HSE New Appointment

Wep|HSE are in the process of appointing a head of compliance to undertake internal verification processes of our business on both Training and Consultancy.   As soon as the appointment is made we will announce the appointment to our existing Clients.

Level 1 Award ONLY £150.00 (Tuesdays & Saturdays)

We are offering the Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in the Construction Environment for £125 (+vat). This route takes typically less than 7 days: 1 day to complete the training and only 5 working days for your certificate to arrive!     How does it work? The two items you NOW need to gain [...]

CITB 1 day H&S Awareness Certificate – £150.00

CITB Approved 1 day H&S Awareness Certificate for the NEW LABOURERS card  - ONLY £150.00 FROM 1ST JULY EXISTING GREEN & BLUE CARD HOLDERS WILL NOT BE ALLOWED ON A UKCG SITE WITHOUT THE 1 DAY CITB APPROVED CERTIFICATE! http://www.ukcg.org.uk/fileadmin/clients/UKCG/document/health-and-safety/2013.02.14_UKCG_HS_Training_Standard.pdf The new card scheme is here for Labourers – make sure you have the right [...]

Wep are delivering the CITB 1 Day Health & Safety Awareness Course

1 Day CITB Approved Health & Safety Awareness. Course Details Groups can be booked separately (20 people – £125pp) Course duration 1 day Certification:  CITB Approved Certificate This course is for those who have entered, or are about to enter, the construction and civil engineering industry as a member of the workforce, to help them [...]

Two arrests in skills card safety fraud swoop.

Two London-based men have been accused of safety test fraud relating to the Construction Skills Certification Scheme following a multi-agency investigation.   Arrests were made in Ilford and Seven Kings following a co-ordinated probe by local neighbourhood policing teams, Immigration Officers, Environmental Health Officers and CITB’s Corporate Investigators.   Both men have been detained, cautioned [...]

Problems experienced with CITB tests

Our system has remained healthy and stable throughout the weekend. The registration and scheduling system is fully operational.   We know that many of you are the face of Pearson VUE to test takers, and we understand your frustration in not being able to help them with scheduling last week. We’re happy to report that [...]

Crane Drivers Competition

We’ve launched a Tower Crane drivers competition for those who send in the best photographs with views across the City or elsewhere.  There is £50.00 up for grabs and the best shot will feature in our news letter. Here is two photographs taken by William Parry working on the Cheese Grater Project in London.   [...]

AP CPCS Course starts 25th March

Appointed Person Training – Lifting Operations CPCS Category Code A61 Oasis, South Ealing, Popes Lane, W5 4NG ONLY 795.00 NO VAT Who is the course for? This course is administered by the Construction Plant Certification Scheme and is designed for individuals who will be responsible for the planning, organising, monitoring and controlling of lifting operations [...]

HSE launches safety clampdown on construction sites 18th February 2013

Unsafe practices on construction sites are to be targeted as part of a national initiative aimed at reducing death, injury and ill health. During a month-long drive to improve standards in one of Britain’s most dangerous industries, the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) will visit sites where refurbishment or repair works are taking place. Between [...]

Small building firms ‘cannot ignore health and safety responsibilities’

It is not just the large, multinational construction companies that have to take their health and safety responsibilities seriously.  Although they may have significantly fewer resources, small builders must also do everything within their power to protect their staff. The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has pledged to punish any organisation that fails to appoint [...]