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Adrenaline Auto Injectors in Schools – New Legislation

Did you know that schools will soon be able to hold generic adrenaline auto injectors (AAIs)? As you may be aware, schools have previously been unable to keep generic Adrenaline Auto Injectors as they were classed as a prescription only medicine. However, following extensive campaigning by the Anaphylaxis Campaign and other leading organisations, new legislation […]

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Defibrillators Saves Lives and you can too!

You may have seen Automated External Defibrillators popping up around the country, more than 100 have been placed outside SPAR shops across Northern Ireland, and also many sports clubs and organisations. But do you know just how important these lifesaving machines are? A Derry man has said he would not be alive today but for […]

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Training for the Childcare Sector

Childcare Courses If you work in the childcare sector in Northern Ireland, you will soon be getting ready to head back to work in September. Whether you are a teacher, a nursery worker, playgroup helper or a classroom assistant, we are offering a wide range of training to allow you to work safely and legally. […]

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Providing Financial Services | Apprenticeships NI

We have been approved by the Department for the Economy to deliver Providing Financial Services, Providing Mortgage Advice and CII Insurance Qualifications. These qualifications are aimed at a wide range of job roles in the financial services sector. It allows for a specific technical focus, however, giving the learner a wider focus. The certificate is […]

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NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety

Great news – Our high in demand NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety will begin on 20th September 2017! This course is ideal for anyone looking to further their career in the Health and Safety sector. Especially suited for Managers, supervisors and staff from all types of organisations who need a broad […]

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Why Everyone Should Be Trained In The Use of A Defibrillator

A Defibrillator is an apparatus used to control heart fibrillation by application of an electric current to the chest wall or heart. Anyone can undergo Sudden Cardiac Arrest, anytime, anywhere. So at Global Horizon Skills, we can train you in the use of a Defibrillator which when used can make the difference between life and […]

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Free Training – Apprenticeships NI – Food and Drink

This Free Training programme, developed by the Department for the Economy, offers a range of both professional and technical opportunities, allowing employees to gain accredited and nationally recognised industry-led qualifications, in the skills that you and your business require. Programme benefits include: On-the-job training/assessment at a time that suits you Employer incentive payments ranging from […]

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Apprenticeships NI

The Apprenticeships NI training is a Fully-Funded Programme, developed by the Department for the Economy (DfE), offers a range of both professional and technical opportunities, allowing employees to gain accredited and nationally recognised industry-led qualifications, in the skills that you and your business require. Programme benefits include: On-the-job training/assessment at a time that suits you. […]

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Child Protection and Safeguarding

The Children (Northern Ireland) Order 1995 provides the legislative framework for Northern Ireland’s child protection system. It sets out: Parental responsibilities and rights Duties and powers public authorities have to support children and intervene if there are concerns about a child You can view this order here: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/nisi/1995/755/contents/made We at Global Horizon Skills provide training […]

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Managing Construction Sites Safely

We at Global Horizon Skills are always looking to improve our range of training and love to provide you with new and exciting courses. This year, we have added the following to our library of courses: Health and Safety Awareness Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme Site Management Safety Training Scheme These courses are designed for […]

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