Construction, Building Management and Trades Courses
We provide a comprehensive range of courses for people working within construction, building management and trades. From general health and safety through to technical safety training, we have considerable experience in delivering training that is both relevant and enjoyable.
“Matt was a great trainer, he kept things interesting and funny but was still able to emphasise the importance of our training. I thought it was great that he often gave us examples of real life scenarios.”
Our portfolio of construction, building management and trades training includes:
- IOSH Working Safely – HS06
- Abrasive Wheels – HS13
- Asbestos Awareness – HS11
- Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) - HS18
- Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) - HS19
- Working at Height:
Why do our customers choose us?
Acorn Health & Safety is a leading provider of health and safety training and consultancy in the South West. Our trainers and consultants come from a wide variety of professional backgrounds and are not only appropriately qualified but also have considerable, hands on practical experience which is reflected in our grounded, pragmatic approach.
Customers come from wide variety of trades businesses and include builders, carpenters, dry liners, hard landscapers, facilities management, painter and decorators, designers and architects and choose Acorn because we’ll keep you on the right side of the law, whilst recognising that health and safety needs to compliment your day to day business activities.
How do we approach construction, building management and trades training?
We provide courses delivered in a relaxed and informative style, many of which are nationally accredited, designed to meet specific industry requirements or a tailor-made to individual and organisations specific and varied needs.
The emphasis on every course is to allow delegates to become confident in their skills through a range of theory and practical sessions as well as continuing assessment and feedback from the trainer.
What should you expect from Acorn Health & Safety?
We’ll provide delegates with a variety of printed course materials including workbooks and handouts and on completion of learning, delegates will receive an appropriate certification and/or photo ID card.
Post course our team of consultants and trainers are available to answer any questions you might have. You’ll also receive an automatic reminder prior to course expiry.
Our ‘construction, building management and trades' courses are just some of over 60 courses we offer. Acorn Health & Safety provides training and consultancy in first aid, fire safety, food safety, manual handling, healthcare training and health and safety.
Our ‘in-house’ course programmes are the most cost effective option if you’ve a number of staff requiring training, and in many cases can be adapted to include reference to local policy, practice and documentation. These courses can be delivered either at any suitable venue or you can hire our purpose-built training centre located in Warmley, Bristol, whichever is best suited to your needs.
We also run a rolling programme of ‘open courses’ which are particularly suited for individuals or organisations that only have a few delegates or those looking to release small groups of staff at a time.
Other courses that we specialise and provide consultancy in which could be of interest to you are:
Please contact us to discuss all of your training needs so we can advise the most suitable and cost effective solution.
Not every course can be 'off the shelf'.
Our tailored health and safety training is aimed at meeting the needs of customers who have specific subjects to be covered within their health and safety staff training.
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We recognise that e-learning is a cost-effective training method.
Our e-learning platform is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and therefore accessible when you or your staff team need it.
Open Course Diary
Aimed at businesses and individuals requiring specific training or those with only a few members of staff to train our open courses run regularly throughout the year and cover a variety of different subjects.