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Mental Health First Aid – What Is It?

Mental Health First Aid training teaches participants how to recognise mental health problems in others, how to provide support to those experiencing a mental health problem, and what to do in a mental health crisis. First Aid for Mental Health is not a substitute for professional mental health services, but it can be used to [...]

By |2019-03-03T14:33:00+00:00March 3rd, 2019|Latest News|0 Comments

FREE HSE Statistics Poster for 2018

The Health and Safety Executive have released their statistical summary for 2018. The full PDF includes information and facts on a range of topics, including: ill health, injuries, costs, differences within various industries, comparisons with other countries, and information relating to enforcement. Key figures presented include: 1.4 million working people suffering from a work-related illness 2,595 mesothelioma [...]

By |2018-11-27T22:41:53+00:00November 27th, 2018|Free Posters, Latest News|0 Comments

FREE Mental Health Awareness Poster

In 2017, Construction News carried out a Mental Health Survey with 1,139 participants. The aim of the survey was to raise awareness of mental health issues in the workplace, particularly in construction. Some of the key findings are displayed in the infographic above. While awareness of mental health has generally increased, poor mental health can [...]

By |2018-10-29T19:50:05+00:00October 29th, 2018|Free Posters, Latest News|0 Comments

NEW IOSH Occupational Health and Wellbeing

Cosaint Training are the only provider in Ireland approved to deliver the NEW IOSH Managing Occupational Health and Wellbeing one day course. Health and wellbeing has increasingly become a strategic consideration for many businesses, bringing with it the need for companies to focus on both what they do for health and wellbeing and how they do [...]

By |2018-10-28T15:24:50+00:00October 28th, 2018|Latest News, Training Courses|0 Comments

Restart a Heart Day!

The British Heart Foundation are supporting Restart A Heart Day 2018. Held on Tuesday, 16th October, the aim of the day is to promote vital and life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillator (AED) skills. Heart Attacks - The Facts Someone in the UK has a heart attack approximately every 7 minutes. There are [...]

By |2018-10-10T21:56:58+00:00October 10th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

Accident Investigation Training Course With Glanbia Cheese

The Northern Ireland Safety Group recently held a meeting that discussed Accident Investigation and Claims Defensibility, which attracted an audience of over 100 safety professionals. This is clearly an important subject area for the profession, and one that requires more attention, more knowledge, and more know-how. One of our clients who understands the importance of [...]

By |2018-09-24T22:18:14+00:00September 24th, 2018|Latest News, Training Courses|0 Comments

Cosaint Training October, November & December Course Planner

We run a wide variety of training courses at Cosaint. Some of these are bespoke training days put on for a specific company, but many of our course dates are available for individual bookings. To make it as easy as possible for you to know what training courses we have on, and [...]

By |2018-09-26T19:19:11+00:00September 10th, 2018|Latest News|0 Comments

FREE Guide to Environmental Awareness Poster

The environment in which we live and work is massively important to everyone in society - the ecosystem provides natural resources for all humans, and all other species, that are essential to our health, quality of life, and survival. This ecosystem plays a pivotal role in our lives, and can be easily impacted and damaged. [...]

By |2018-08-21T18:59:58+00:00August 13th, 2018|Free Posters, Latest News|0 Comments

FREE Cost of Accidents Poster

We all know there are more costs associated with accidents in the workplace than meet the eye. In 2017-18, there were 609,000 injuries at work, with 70,116 RIDDOR reported accidents. A total of 31.2 million working days were lost due to workplace injuries and work-related illness, at a cost of £14.9 billion to the economy. [...]

By |2018-07-29T21:26:55+00:00July 29th, 2018|Free Posters, Latest News|0 Comments

6 Tips for Solid Accident Investigation

Accident investigation is one of the most challenging aspects of a Health and Safety Manager's role - the investigation needs to uncover a full picture of the incident, being sufficiently detailed, while also ensuring lines of communication remain open. A Health and Safety practitioner is also carrying out an accident investigation in the knowledge that [...]

By |2018-07-28T15:23:21+00:00July 28th, 2018|Latest News, Training Courses|0 Comments