IOSH Working Safely

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The IOSH Working Safely course offers health and safety basics - designed for people at any level in any sector, it meets the Government’s guidelines for introductory health and safety training. This course will not turn your staff into safety experts but it will focus their minds to the important health and safety issues in your workplace, and show them the part that they play in keeping themselves and others safe at work. Having successfully completed the course, candidates will be issued with either an IOSH Working Safely Certificate or a... Continue reading


IOSH Managing Safely

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The IOSH Managing Safely Certificate course is the UK's most popular and accessible course for anyone who needs health and safety training. International Workplace is the UK’s fastest growing IOSH Managing Safely course provider with a deserved reputation for excellence. International Workplace is a leading provider of the IOSH Managing Safely course providing a programme of classroom courses in Cambridge and London in the UK, in-house courses for organisations across the Globe and elearning solutions for individuals and corporate clients... Continue reading


NEBOSH National General Certificate

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The NEBOSH: National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health is specially designed for facilities and health and safety managers. International Workplace’s flexible approach to this popular course has seen us double the amount of students who have studied the NEBOSH General Certificate with us in the past 12 months, as well as increasing our pass rate in the same period. We always receive positive feedback from our students about the NEBOSH General Certificate course and our expert tutors. We are always interested to hear how... Continue reading


NEBOSH Fire Certificate

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The NEBOSH Fire Safety and Risk Management Certificate is widely acclaimed as the leading accredited fire safety qualification in the UK. This course constitutes the fire safety elements of the qualification and is ideal for anyone with responsibilities under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005. The NEBOSH Fire Certificate has been designed for managers, supervisors, and employee representatives who need to ensure that their organisation meets its responsibilities under fire safety legislation. It aims to equip duty-holders with al... Continue reading


CDM Regulations Workshop

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The CDM Regulations One Day Workshop is designed to help you find out everything you need to know about the CDM Regulations and how they are changing. This workshop includes practical guidance from our expert course tutor, who has real world experience as a CDM Coordinator. The CDM Regulations Workshop will look in detail at the legislative requirements as well as the application of the accompanying CDM Approved Code of Practice, which incorporates the roles and responsibilities of each duty-holder who may be held accountable for an accident o... Continue reading


Professionalising FM: How an innovative partnership approach can benefit employee wellbeing

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The issues One in five employees across the UK regularly works unpaid overtime, while over half of those working at managerial level admit to working (often remotely) during their annual leave. The introduction of mobile data devices has meant the line between work and leisure time has become blurred, making it all the more difficult for many people to achieve a healthy work-life balance. There is an increasing awareness that employees can be encouraged to opt for healthier ways of eating and taking more exercise during the working day. There... Continue reading


Professionalising FM: How an innovative partnership approach can benefit employee wellbeing

www.internationalworkplace.com/our-company/blogs/professionalising-fm-how-an-innovative-partnership-approach-can-benefit-employee-wellbeing-53106

The issues One in five employees across the UK regularly works unpaid overtime, while over half of those working at managerial level admit to working (often remotely) during their annual leave. The introduction of mobile data devices has meant the line between work and leisure time has become blurred, making it all the more difficult for many people to achieve a healthy work-life balance. There is an increasing awareness that employees can be encouraged to opt for healthier ways of eating and taking more exercise during the working day. There... Continue reading


Commercial architecture: Five innovative office designs

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When it comes to office design, bigger isn’t necessarily better. An impressive interior isn’t the result of a spacious environment, but rather a creative and individualistic design. As businesses strive to become more forward-thinking, they’re looking closer to home in a quest to modernise their brands – and this starts with the office space. Industries are competing to create an environment that encourages an efficient and passionate work ethic, with many businesses hiring a commercial architect to renovate their buildings and work wi... Continue reading


Employers not seeing the benefits of the ‘fit note’ five years on

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According to a survey from Jelf Employee Benefits and EEF, the manufacturers’ organisation, the Government’s ‘fit note’ scheme has failed to deliver a major reduction in unnecessary sickness absence five years after implementation. The scheme was introduced with the intention to help people back to work, but in its survey of 345 companies, manufacturing body, the EEF and Jelf Employee Benefits, found that rather than aiding economic growth and increasing productivity by ensuring people return to work sooner, sickness absence has not no... Continue reading


Major workplace disasters - the importance of high standards of health and safety at work

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With figures indicating that over 2.3 million people die every year due to work-related accidents or diseases, it is clear that more information and education is required on the subject. The impact of workplace accidents also has a detrimental effect on the global economy. It is estimated that there are 313 million non-fatal workplace accidents each year, which results in a loss of 4% of the world’s annual GDP. Safety in the workplace is the responsibility of both the employer and the employee. The employer must ensure that all risks and h... Continue reading


New UK dates and venues for IOSH Managing Safely courses

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We are pleased to today announce five new UK venues for our popular IOSH Managing Safely classroom courses.  As well as our prestigious Executive Centre in central London, you can now study at these five new city locations Edinburgh, Leeds, Birmingham, Manchester and Bristol.  September and October dates have now been added to our website for these new locations.  With a deserved reputation for excellence and our guaranteed pass scheme, we are now offering our best ever rates for both classroom and our award winning elearning courses.  ... Continue reading


New CDM Guidance Note for FMs launched

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International Workplace has teamed up with the British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) to produce a new Guidance Note on the recently updated CDM (Construction Design and Management) Regulations 2015, which was launched this week at an exclusive event in London. The Corporate Members Event – Legislation impacting facilities management – took place at Ricoh UK on Wednesday evening. In addition to the launch of the new CDM Guidance Note, which has been produced by International Workplace’s Health and Safety expert, Tony Booth, ... Continue reading


New strategic facilities management case studies launched

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FM industry leaders share their best practices at RICS launch event in the West Midlands The six case studies, authored by International Workplace for RICS, provide practical examples of the best practice outlined in RICS’ Strategic Facilities Management (FM) Guidance Note, and are aimed at demonstrating the benefits of strategic FM to business. Launching today (19 June), at the NEC in Birmingham, the case studies (which are available to download from here) cross a range of strategic FM issues and build on the first two editions to further... Continue reading


International Workplace further expand IEMA courses

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International Workplace have further added to our course portfolio by offering the full suite of courses in IEMA’s recently launched 'all jobs greener' portfolio. These courses which include Working with Environmental Sustainability, Managing with Environmental Sustainability and Making the Transition to ISO 14001:2015 add to International Workplace’s successful sustainability and environmental range. The launch of these courses by IEMA recognises the emergence of a new business model in which organisations are considering their environme... Continue reading


International Workplace partners with MEFMA in Middle East

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At the annual FM Expo today in Dubai, the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) has announced a new partnership with learning and development specialist International Workplace that will see MEFMA expand its range of courses in the GCC region and beyond. The new MEFMA course programme will provide a wide range of courses in health, safety and environmental management, leading to internationally recognised qualifications accredited by IOSH, NEBOSH and the Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA). Courses will be... Continue reading