NVQ TRAINING IN CONSTRUCTION SUPERVISOR COMING SOON

NVQ IN OCCUPATIONAL WORK SUPERVISION Occupational Work Supervisor Full qualification title: Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Work Supervision (Construction) (QCF). Requirements The qualification is suitable for on-site foremen with at least 3 year’s experience in site supervision. You will need to demonstrate that you have the necessary skills and knowledge to plan and organize [...]

Scaffolder ignores HSE order to stop work

A Lancashire builder has landed in court after ignoring a formal warning from a passing HSE inspector to stop working on a dangerous scaffolding tower. Jack Sanderson and another builder were spotted carrying out work to the roof of a two-storey building on Burnley Road in Bacup by a passing inspector last January. The inspector [...]

Sub Contractors at Breaking Point over Pay Abuse!

Latest Survey Reveals Dire State of The Industry Shocking new research says that nearly 90% of Specialist Sub-Contractors have been subjected to unfair treatment or sharp practice over the last year, with the vast majority saying they are being underpaid, their work undervalued and almost never paid on time. The StreetwiseSubbie State of the Industry Survey [...]

Business face huge health and safety costs.

HSE Fee For Intervention (FFI) HSEs new cost recovery scheme, Fee for Intervention (FFI), will come into force on Monday, 1st October 2012. Businesses across Britain must get compliant with health & safety law or face potentially hefty costs. The FFI scheme will see fees introduced if you are breaking health and safety laws and cover several [...]

2013 INTERNATIONAL SAFETY AWARDS NOW OPEN

Congratulations on winning an International Safety Award this year. In response to customer feedback we have opened the 2013 scheme earlier which will allow you more time to complete your application. Demonstrates your commitment to high health and safety standards International Safety Award certificate and trophy Entitlement to use the winners’ logo Press coverage for [...]

News Release

NEWS RELEASE WEP:HSE LTD JOINS PEARSON VUE NETWORK TO OFFER ACCESSIBLE AND SECURE CERTIFICATION TESTING  38b Pitshanger Lane, London, W5 1QY, 6th September – WEP:HSE LTD has signed an agreement with Pearson VUE, the computer-based testing (CBT) business of Pearson, to test candidates pursuing key industry certifications from leading IT programmes, such as Cisco, CompTIA, [...]

Wep Winter Sale on CITB SMSTS & SSSTS Courses!

Don’t miss out!  Call to book your place now.  

From the humble beginnings to wep:HSE training facility

Wep:HSE moved into 38b Pitshanger Lane in May 2012   As wep was growing, with new clients and more demand to provide accredited training we took the plunge and moved out of the summer house at the bottom of the garden and took over 38b Pitshanger Lane!  Previously owned by Watson & May Electrical Contractors who had [...]

NEW COURSE – APPOINTED PERSON TRAINING CPCS Category Code A61

APPOINTED PERSON TRAINING. Course starts 2nd July 2012. 8.30am.  London. CPCS Category Code A61 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 in the workplace. Course aim and objective The aim [...]

A Bristol lift engineer has received more than £1m compensation

Richard Chodkiewicz, 53, was working on a lift installation for the new Radisson Blu hotel in Bristol, when the half-metre length of scaffold pole struck him in July 2008. Chodkiewicz and a colleague had been working at the bottom of the lift shaft. Another man 18 stories up was lifting the 3.7kg section of pole [...]