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SHARPS DISPOSAL BINS PUT IN PLACE IN BELFAST http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-31632053 Needle bins to allow injecting drug users to safely dispose of used syringes have been installed in five public toilets in Belfast city centre. The council said it took the measure due to the number of needles found by cleaners and members of the public. Here […]

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Defibrillator Training, CPR and First Aid

Back from the dead: Teen who collapsed and died for seven minutes brought back to life with defibrillator A miracle teen who collapsed and died for seven minutes after a crunch semi-final football match yesterday revealed: “I don’t know how I’m alive.” Thanks to Nemo’s team doctor Conall Hurley and Bishopstown’s physio Ciaran O’Shaughnessy, who […]

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Why Everyone Should Train in CPR / First Aid

Why You Need to Take a CPR / First Aid Class to Save a Life! http://momwithaprep.com/take-cpr-first-aid-class/ Read this Mum’s blog for her views on why training in First Aid and CPR was beneficial for her! We offer a wide range of training in First Aid, which are listed below; Anaphylaxis and Epipen This 2 hour […]

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Health and Safety Training for Construction Sites

Health and Safety on Construction Sites feared not to be up to standards. ‘I never feared the worst, then they said he was brain dead’ Alfie Perrin’s mum Jacqueline admits she didn’t think the worst when a supervisor knocked on her door to tell her he’d had an accident at work. The 16-year-old, who was […]

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Food Safety / Food Hygiene Rating

FOOD HYGIENE RATINGS BY THE FOOD STANDARDS AGENCY Recently, the Food Standards Agency carried out their Food Safety / Food Hygiene inspections. The Derry Journal have provided the list of all those inspected in the Derry area; http://www.derryjournal.com/news/revealed-derry-s-food-hygiene-scores-1-6668272 The business’ inspected, range from Childcare Groups to Butchers, to Restaurants, anywhere that involves the cooking, handling […]

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Security Industry Authority Licensing

SIA Security Guard Licensing Fraud A BBC investigation has found that thousands of licensed security guards could be working in the UK fraudulently after buying qualifications for cash. Security Guards must train and sit a mandatory exam in order to qualify for the SIA card. EXPERT VIEW Hugo Martin is chief executive of Hawki, one […]

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Health and Safety Training in the Workplace

Homer Helps Promote Health and Safety in the Workplace Click here to view other Simpsons Health & Safety posters. http://ward-rider.hubpages.com/hub/simpsons-health-and-safety-posters Getting the word out to your employees about Health and Safety can be quite difficult, but with the help of Homer, and Global Horizon Skills, it doesn’t have to be. 🙂 We provide a wide […]

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CPR & AED Training Success!

A great success story about how using a defibrillator can save a persons life! The City of Lisburn, as part of its designation as a Heart City, has accepted a defibrillator gifted by Sheila Osborne, whose life was saved after she suffered a heart attack at home. Her daughter Pauline carried out CPR as advised […]

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Apprenticeships Week in the UK

It’s NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIPS WEEK, and we here at Global Horizon Skills offer fully funded Apprenticeships Programmes! We cater to business’ all over Northern Ireland in the following occupational areas: Administration Hospitality Retail Transport Wind Turbine Operations I.T. Finance MES  Plumbing Heating, Ventiliation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Warehousing If you have employees aged between 16-24, and […]

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Food Safety Training Courses

Making Food Safer! Dunkin’ Donuts are keeping up to date with current legislation about Food Safety by altering the ingredients in their Donuts to make them healthier for their customers! http://www.foodsafetynews.com/2015/03/dunkin-donuts-plans-to-phase-out-use-of-whitening-agent/#.VP64ZI7T1FY Do you work in a catering business, restaurant, cafe or any other job role that involves handling food? Are you and your colleagues up […]

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