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SKILLS TRAINING CENTRE LTD

Skills Training Centre Ltd (STC) provide a comprehensive range of quality, cost effective, short courses and NVQ solutions to Local Authorities and Private Sector organisations. We pride ourselves on being able to provide a professional and reactive response to training requests. Flexible enough to manage last minute requirements, as well as being capable of assisting with the implementation of organisation wide Training Plans. STC are a City & Guilds Approved Centre and a Lantra Awards Training Provider. We are accredited with Exor (Silver Accreditation) and BIP’s Select Accredit, meeting all of their standard pre-qualification requirements.

Providing Training throughout the UK, we also have our own dedicated Training Centre in North London. Our Sales team are helpful and knowledgeable. They will guide you through the range of options available, to find the most appropriate solution for your organisation and your staff.

Our instructors are professional and experienced in their respective fields and are highly skilled at taking into account of the needs of individuals with different skills, abilities and experience. We can reliably deliver to all levels of staff (new recruits to Senior Executives) and can cater for a wide range of capabilities, from those with Basic Skills needs, to those who have top level technical qualifications. We endeavour to make all of our courses relevant to those attending and as practical as possible.

STC strive for excellence in everything we do and we aim to achieve customer satisfaction every time. It is about getting it right first time! We believe we have a depth of experience in the provision of Training & Assessment services for Local Authority front line staff and Local Authority contractors that is second to none.

The courses we provide are designed to be relevant and cost effective and are delivered to high standards. Our instructors are professional and experienced in their respective

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Skills Training Centre Ltd training courses

75 training courses found

DCPC - 5 Day Complete Driver CPC Course
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

AIMS Periodic training is designed to confirm, and expand on, the existing knowledge and skills of each driver for example by enabling them to keep up-to-date with ever-changing legislation.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
First Aid at Work Requalification
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

FIRST AID AT WORK - (RE-QUALIFICATION) Having qualified as a First Aider, your certificate will be valid for three years. It can be renewed by attending a two day re-qualification programme before the certificate expires, otherwise you will need to re-take the four day programme.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 2 days
  • Study mode: Full time
DCPC - Reversing Vehicles & Working Time/Drivers Hours
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DRIVER CPC - REVERSING VEHICLES & WORKING TIME/DRIVERS HOURS AIM To enable drivers to reverse safely with/without an assistant. To make drivers aware of the rules governing Working Time & Drivers Hours and the penalties for non-compliance.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Working in the Vicinity of DNO/IDNO Equipment Including G39
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

WHO SHOULD ATTEND Designers, Managers, Supervisors, Planners and those who are involved in work with street furniture AIM To make delegates aware of the recommended safety procedures and clearances for ensuring electrical safety in the installation, commissioning and maintenance of public lighting and other street furniture. CONTENT Clearances and procedures relating to Electrical Association Engineering Recommendation G39/11992 Street lighting cut-out identification and awareness of potentially live parts Identification of hazards and assessment of risks Personal protective equipment Correct removal of fuse carrier Storage of fuse carrier and protection of contact with live parts Awareness and required checks before circuit re-energisation Correct checks of supply and polarity Correct fuse carrier insertion techniques and fuse sizes Upon successful completion of a multiple-choice test paper a certificate will be issued.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
DCPC - Eco Safe Driving
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

AIM To provide staff with the relevant information to enable them to drive safely and fuel efficiently.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
DCPC - Customer Care & Coping at the Sharp End
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

AIM To make drivers aware of how they can improve the company's image. To make drivers aware of how they can give customers a positive experience at the point of contact and provide drivers with the tools to deal with challenging/difficult customers.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Working at Heights for Operatives

AIM To ensure delegates are aware of how to work safely at height using a harness.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Portable Appliance Testing
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

INTRODUCTION The Health and Safety Executive states that 25% of reported electrical accidents involve the use of a portable electrical appliance defined as any moveable appliance connected to the mains via a plug. The Electricity At Work Regulations recommends that all companies should have a named person responsible for portable electrical appliance safety.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
DCPC - Congestion Busting
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

AIMS Periodic training is designed to confirm, and expand on, the existing knowledge and skills of each driver for example by enabling them to keep up-to-date with ever-changing legislation.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
First Aid at Work
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This three day programme has been designed to comply with the requirements of the Health and Safety (First Aid) Regulations and the HSE First Aid at Work Approved Code of Practice and Guidance. Tuition is classroom based and requires 100% attendance.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
New Roads & Street Works - (Units 221-226 & 229)
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

NEW ROADS & STREET WORKS OPERATIVE COURSES 5 DAY UNITS 221 - 226 & 229 UNITS - OPERATIVES 221 Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 5 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Confined Spaces - Safe Entry, Escape BA & Full BA
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

OBJECTIVES This course is designed to ensure that delegates who need to enter such workplaces understand the requirements of the law, the need for risk assessments and safe systems of work and how to apply these practically. This includes competent use of the appropriate equipment, to enable entry to be made safely.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 2 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Confined Spaces - Safe Entry, Escape BA, Full BA & Oxygen Resuscitators
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

CONFINED SPACES - SAFE ENTRY, ESCAPE BA, FULL WORKING SELF CONTAINED BREATHING APPARATUS, EMERGENCY TREATMENT AND USE OF OXYGEN RESUSITATORS OBJECTIVES This course is designed to ensure that delegates who need to enter such workplaces understand the requirements of the law, the need for risk assessments and safe systems of work and how to apply these practically. This includes competent use of the appropriate equipment, to enable entry to be made safely.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 3 days
  • Study mode: Full time
DRIVER CPC - EMERGENCY FIRST AID AT WORK
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

AIM By the end of the programme candidates will know clearly what to do in the event of an emergency CONTENT The role of the first-aider including reference to: The importance of preventing cross infection The need for recording incidents and actions Use of available equipment/LI> Introduction to First Aid - assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency The unconscious breathing casualty (including seizures) Recovery position CPR Choking Circulation theory & shock Wounds & bleeding Minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters).

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Emergency First Aid at Work
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

OBJECTIVES By the end of the programme candidates will know clearly what to do in the event of an emergency CONTENT The role of the first-aider including reference to: the importance of preventing cross infection the need for recording incidents and actions use of available equipment Introduction to First Aid - assess the situation and circumstances in order to act safely, promptly and effectively in an emergency The unconscious breathing casualty (including seizures) Recovery position CPR Choking Circulation theory & shock Wounds & bleeding Minor injuries (including small cuts, grazes and bruises, minor burns and scalds, small splinters).

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
High Pressure Water Jetting - Health & Safety Awareness
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

CONTENT Applications & Machines:- Cleaning & surface preparation Jet cutting - precision and volume removal Legislation & the WJA codes of pr

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
High Pressure Water Jetting - Health & Safety Awareness and Drain & Sewer Cleaning
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

DAY 1 - HEALTH AND SAFETY AWARENESS CONTENT Applications & Machines:- Legislation & the WJA codes of practice:- Jetting equipment- noz

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 2 days
  • Study mode: Full time
Abrasive Wheels
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

PORTABLE DISC CUTTER / ABRASIVE WHEELS COURSE WHO SHOULD ATTEND All those required to use an Abrasive Wheel as part of their job. AIMS To enable delegates to carry out routine maintenance checks and safely operate an Abrasive Wheel.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Highway Law Client / Contractor Intensive Course
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

OBJECTIVES Presentations will be interactive wherever possible with the use of case studies to enhance learning and understanding. There is much to learn and it is recommended to allow a full day from 8.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
Confined Spaces - Safe Entry & Escape BA
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

CONTENT What is a confined space and what are the hazards Legal requirements Risk assessments and safe systems of work Equipment required to enter a confined spaces The purpose and use of gas detection equipment The purpose and use of escape breathing apparatus The use of ropes and safety harnesses The purpose and use of tripods and man riding winches Personal protective equipment and hygiene Examination, testing and maintenance of equipment Ventilation and the avoidance of unsafe atmospheres Communication and entry procedures Course review On successful completion of the course, a Confined Spaces Photo ID Card giving details of the course and the date attended will be issued. Note: An advance copy of your own safe system of work for Entry into Confined Spaces will enable us to take account of this as part of the course.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 day
  • Study mode: Full time
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