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An Introduction to Welding Safety
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The aim of this short module is to raise understanding and awareness of the safety issues associated with welding. Upon completion learners will be aware of a range of key issues, including:     The four main types of welding     Appropriate protective equipment     Safety tips relating to the work area, equipment, fumes and ventilation and confined spaces     First Aid By completing this short module and passing the associated online assessment, prospective students have shown they are aware of the key safety issues relating to a potentially dangerous activity.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Online
Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Lesson Plan     Preparation for initial inspection and testing     Inspection     Testing     Practice Test questions The online sections covered include:     Welcome and learning objectives     Introduction     Inspection procedures     Testing     Theory     Learning outcomes Accreditation The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines Upon successful completion of this course and assessment you will gain the EAL Level 3 Award Certification This unit will be assessed by a multiple choice online test covering the underpinning knowledge relating to the content and application of BS 7671. This must be taken at an accredited test centre.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 15 hours
  • Study mode: Online
Moving Loads by Lifting and Slinging
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Every year workers are killed or injured when moving loads, especially when using mechanical devices to move them by lifting and swinging. This online course offers a route to ensuring all your staff understand safe use and operation of lifting and slinging equipment.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Online
An Introduction to Social Housing
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This e-learning module provides background into the history of social housing, and looks at the roles and responsibilities of social housing providers and their tenants. On completion of this module learners will be able to: -     Describe what rented housing is.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1.5 hours
  • Study mode: Online
How to carry out Portable Appliance Testin
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 require that any electrical equipment that has the potential to cause injury is maintained in a safe condition. Portable Appliance Testing is one way in which to ensure electrical equipment is safe.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 hour
  • Study mode: Online
Managing a Home
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This online learning module has been developed in conjunction with social housing organisations. Your home is your world but modern life is fast paced and this often causes us to forget the important details that impact on our home life.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Online
Engineering Bundle
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Certification When you successfully complete your course, you will be able to print out your own certificate. Duration Approximately 1 hour 15 minutes.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
Periodic Inspection, Testing and Condition Reporting of Electrical Installations
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Who is this course for? This qualification is aimed at experienced personnel working in the electrical industry who are looking to gain an understanding of the new Electrical Installation Condition Reports. The qualification is not intended for non-qualified electricians and/or those who do not have experience in inspecting, testing and certifying electrical installations.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 10 hours
  • Study mode: Online
Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations & Environmental Awareness Saver Package
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Lesson Plan Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: June 2008 (2011) (17th Edition) Welcome and Objectives Introduction Part 1 - Scope and Objectives Part 2 - Definitions Part 3 - Assessment of General Characteristics Part 4 - Protection for safety Part 5 - Selection and Erection of Equipment Part 6 - Inspection and Testing Part 7 - Special Installations or Locations Appendices Environmental Technologies Welcome and Learning Outcomes Building Regulations and Other Legislation Solar Thermal Ground Source Heat Pump Air Source Heat Pumps Biomass Solar Photovoltaic Micro-Wind Micro-Hydro Micro-Combined Heat and Power Rainwater Harvesting Greywater Re-use and Summary Certification This unit will be assessed by a multiple choice online test covering the underpinning knowledge relating to the content and application of BS 7671. This must be taken at an accredited test centre.

  • Study level: Advanced
  • Duration of training: 6 hours
  • Study mode: Online
Awareness of Child Abuse and Neglect - Police
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Safeguarding children is everyone’s responsibility. You can ensure you are trained adequately in safeguarding and child protection issues in just a few hours with this online training.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
An Introduction to Estate Services
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Lesson Plan This course covers the following in relation to estate services:     The Regulatory Framework for social housing     Customer involvement     Performance management     Supervising the service         Achieving value for money         Customer insight         Sustainability and the green agenda         Looking after common parts         Service charges         Utility supplies         Refuse and recycling         Dealing with tricky issues             Fire safety             Encroaching trees             Dog fouling             Untidy gardens             Handy hints and tips Accreditation The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines Upon successful completion of this course and assessment you will gain the EAL Level 3 Award Certification On completion of this course you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate. Duration Approximately 1 hour.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 1 hour
  • Study mode: Online
An Introduction to Contract Management
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Lesson Plan Developed in conjunction with Ashgreen Business Services Ltd, this interactive and engaging course will support you to do the following;     Recognise best practice preparation     Understand contract administration     Determine and explain the reasons for poor performance     Learn how to manage and monitor risks and supplier performance     Know the importance of relationship management in maximising performance Accreditation The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines Certification On completion of this course you will be able to print a Virtual College certificate. Target Audience The principles in this course are applicable to a wide audience and will benefit anyone involved in the acquisition and management of all types of contracts in both private and public sectors, from simple orders through to complex construction contracts.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 2 hours
  • Study mode: Online
IOSH Working Safely
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Who would benefit from this training? Working Safely is suitable for people at any level, in any sector, needing a grounding in the essentials of health and safety. Individuals will benefit by gaining a nationally recognised certificate in health and safety training that meets government’s guidelines and is a 100 per cent match to the Health and Safety Executive's 'passport' syllabus.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
Writing an Effective CV
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Your CV is vital to your job application. If you create a curriculum vitae (CV) that is too long, too short or perhaps does not contain the information a prospective employer is looking for, it might not be saying the right things about you.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
The Regulatory Framework For Social Housing In England
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

From the 1st April 2012, the Tenant Services Authority (TSA) was disbanded and the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) became responsible for regulating social housing providers in England. The new regulator will be known as the Social Housing Regulator.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
Interview Skills
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

By preparing well for every interview and being able to present yourself in the best way, you will be able to maximise your opportunities at interview. This Interview Skills online course is part of an employability suite which will help learners search for and secure employment.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 hour
  • Study mode: Online
An Introduction to Social Media for Business
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

With two thirds of the global internet population visiting social networks, businesses are increasingly utilising these platforms to engage with clients and other businesses, don’t get left behind! Social Media is an extremely effective form of marketing which can be used to increase brand awareness, brand loyalty, customer service, and lead to increased sales. It can be used to present a business brand to millions of people worldwide.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
Customer Excellence for Frontline Staff
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

This course has been produced in partnership with Liquid Voice and is designed for those involved in improving customer service and implementing best practice across the business. The course will guide you through the various skills and techniques required to open a call professionally, manage the effective communication of a call and how to successfully handle objective callers.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 1 hour
  • Study mode: Online
An Introduction to Telemedicine
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

The aim of this short online course is to raise awareness of the availability and potential uses of telemedicine in clinical settings and to promote the proliferation of practical uses of telemedicine as a clinical and training/supervision tool. On completion of this course you will have:     An appreciation of how telemedicine can contribute to the challenges of the NHS     A clear understanding of what telemedicine is     Knowledge of the history of telemedicine in the context of the evolution of relevant technologies     An understanding of the factors which must be considered when planning the implementation of telemedicine including the security, functionality, governance and pathway issues     An insight from a selection of case studies about how telemedicine has been used effectively Lesson Plan     Introduction to telemedicine     Development of telemedicine     Implementing telemedicine     Hints and tips for undertaking a telemedicine consultation     Summary Accreditation The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines Certification On completion of this course you will be able to download a Virtual College certificate.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
Professional Individual Membership (PIM) - Housing eAcademy
Audience aimed at: Corporate training only

Overview Professional Individual Membership (PIM) of the Housing e-Academy enables you to access three CPD accredited e-learning courses for just £45 + VAT. Each course takes approximately 2 hours to complete.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 6 hours
  • Study mode: Online
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