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COMPASS MANAGEMENT SOLUTIONS LTD

Compass offers a wide range of NVQs specialising in management level awards accredited by both the Construction Awards Alliance (CAA) and Oxford Cambridge RSA Examinations (OCR). Our training courses are certificated by IOSH, CITB & Compass Management Solutions. The Compass team of dedicated trainers and assessors are experienced and practiced in delivering the necessary knowledge in helping candidates realise their full potential.

We have two fully equipped, contemporary training centres in St Helens and Chorley and also offer in house training as a practical alternative to those who have 4 or more candidates.

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Compass MS Ltd training courses

12 training courses found

Abrasive Wheels
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DESCRIPTION An introduction to the hazards involved with the use of, and the mounting of abrasive wheels on a spindle and the control measures available. This course is designed not only for operatives, but also for management who wish to develop their own knowledge into the safest and most efficient ways of operating when handling abrasive wheels.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 4 hours
  • Study mode: Part time
Cable Avoidance Tool (CAT & GENNY)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DESCRIPTION This course is includes both practical training in the correct operations of the CAT & Genny and also a classroom based theory session. This course will cover the basis of operations and methods involved in locating underground services, the problems and hazards to be aware of and how to determine the readings given.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 4 hours
  • Study mode: Part time
Fire Warden/Marshal Training
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This half day Fire Warden training course is designed to provide practical training to all employees in fire prevention and a general understanding into how fires start and the importance of organised and efficient evacuation. DURATION 1/2 day AIMS By the end of the course all delegates will: Be able to identify the three elements needed to create a fire Understand the legal duties placed upon employer and employee Understand and be able to practice basic fire control measures Be fully conversant with their organisations fire procedure Understand the role of fire warden Be able to help people evacuate safely Be able to identify the various types of fire extinguisher Know which extinguisher to use and when and how to operate it Understand the toxic nature of smoke in confined space COURSE CONTENT The role of the Fire Warden Safe evacuation Identifying the correct equipment Using an extinguisher CERTIFICATION Upon successful completion, the candidate will be issued with a certificate of attendance by Compass Management Solutions.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 4 hours
  • Study mode: Part time
Emergency First Aid (1 Day)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This one day Emergency First Aid Course is especially suited for nominated first aiders in smaller, low risk working environments. DURATION 1 day AIMS By the end of the course all delegates will have an awareness of: • Health and safety (first aid) regulations • Managing a emergency first aid incident • The priorities of first aid • Treatment of an unconscious casualty • Resuscitation techniques • How to treat a shock victim • How to handle a choking incident • Dealing with seizures • How to handle bleeding • The different types of common workplace injuries CERTIFICATION Following continuous assessment by the trainer, successful candidates receive a certificate valid for three years.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Manual Handling
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This Manual Handling training course is designed to provide instruction in the principles of safe handling techniques and explain the legislative and physiological factors affecting manual handling operations. Course Objectives Upon completion of the course, delegates should be able to: Understand the need for good manual handling practices Know how to pick up a load and put it down correctly Perform basic tasks such as turning with a load Course Overview This practical manual handling training course will include: - Brief description of the spine, spinal column and nervous system Physical effects of poor lifting technique Outline of the type of gloves, overalls and safety footwear required for manual handling A description of the way in which lifting and handling should be carried out Practical exercise covering the lifting and movement of loads and the necessary body movements to allow safe turning when carrying a load Duration ½ day If you have 4 or more delegates needing manual handling training in the North West, we can hold it at your location – please email to check availability of our trainer.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 4 hours
  • Study mode: Part time
CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DESCRIPTION This course is designed for site managers, agents and persons who are or will be responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce. The course covers all relevant legislation and other aspects that affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
CITB Health & Safety Awareness (HSA)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This CITB Health and Safety Awareness course is aimed at construction or civil engineering industry professionals to increase awareness of potential hazards on and off site. It is an ideal introduction into basic health and safety responsibilities at work and from 1st July 2014 is a minimum requirement for the Green CSCS Card.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DESCRIPTION This course is designed for site managers, agents and persons who are or will be responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce. It has been developed for those who currently hold a valid Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) certificate which has to be renewed every five years by attending this SMSTS Refresher course.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 2 Days
  • Study mode: Full time
IOSH Managing Safely
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

IOSH Managing Safely is aimed at managers and supervisors in any sector who need knowledge and practical experience in handling Health & Safety within their teams. DURATION 4 days AIMS By the end of the course all delegates will have an understanding of: Management accountabilities Corporate Manslaughter and personal liabilities The benefits of having a good safety culture and an effective risk management system Health & Safety legislation and company responsibilities COURSE CONTENT Introduction to Managing Safely Comprehensive risk assessment Controlling risks Understanding responsibilities Identifying hazards Investigating accidents/incidents Measuring performance Protecting our environment CERTIFICATION The Managing Safely course is accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and upon successful completion; delegates will be awarded an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 4 Days
  • Study mode: Full time
CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DESCRIPTION This two day course is intended for those who have, or will have supervisory responsibilities. It provides supervisors with an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues, as well as their legal responsibilities relevant to their work activities.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 2 days
  • Study mode: Full time
First Aid at Work (FAW) 3 Days
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

No matter how safe your workplace is or how well your risks are managed, employees may be injured or taken ill at work and will require adequate and appropriate attention. Approved training is the best way to meet legal obligations regarding First Aid at Work and to empower your team members to take the correct actions and appropriate measures should anyone become a casualty.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
CITB Site Manager Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Day Release
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DESCRIPTION This course is designed for site managers, agents and persons who are or will be responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce. The course covers all relevant legislation and other aspects that affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Part time day