Health & Safety



Please click on the links below for full details of the Qualifications we offer.

Full First Aid at Work Certificate
This course is suitable for anyone wishing to become a qualified first aider at work.

“Well structured and taught.”
“Bob made me feel very at ease throughout the course and took time to answer all questions and queries.”

Full First aid at Work Certificate

Refresher First Aid at Work Certificate
All first aiders are required to renew their qualification every three years. The course is suitable
for currently qualified first aiders wishing to maintain their certification. Participants must hold a
current certificate at the start of the course.

“Very good and informative. Trainer was good.”
“Excellent teaching skills and getting us to understand.”

Refresher First Aid at Work Certificate

Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate
This course is suitable for anyone wishing to learn the basics in First Aid and act as an Appointed
Person in the workplace.

“Excellent course, well paced and well delivered.”
“Good basic course.”
"A very good one day course inducted by a knowledgeable person."
"Enjoyable and informed session. I feel more confident at dealing with an emergency."
"Phil kept the subject interesting and used examples which made it easier to relate to and learn."

Emergency First Aid at Work Certificate

Level 2 Award in CPR & AED
This 1 day course is designed to enable candidates to attain the knowledge and competencies
needed to deal with Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) and Automated External Defibrillation (AED).

Level 2 Award in CPR & AED

CIEH Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace
This course is suitable for all employees, operatives, newly appointed Safety Representatives.
It can be a stand alone qualification or used as a basis for employees progressing to more
advanced studies.

“I was impressed with the amount of content learnt in one day.”
“A very good course at the right level for me. Good clear explanations. Timing good; again at the right level for me.”
"A very enjoyable course delivered by a very knowledgable tutor. Took a lot away from this course."

CIEH Level 2 Award in Health & Safety in the Workplace

IOSH Managing Safely Certificate
This course is suitable for line managers, team leaders, safety representatives and others wishing
to effectively monitor and manage Health & Safety in the workplace.

“Very useful insight into H&S with a practical application.”
“Delivered with confidence and an excellent understanding of Health & Safety.”

IOSH Managing Safely Certificate

NEBOSH National General Certificate
This unitised course is suitable for directors, line managers, safety advisors and others who need a
broad understanding of Health & Safety issues.

“I feel it has already improved my knowledge of my job and has helped in a number of situations.”
“Good tutor, very approachable and easy to relate to.”
"I enjoyed the course. It helped that we had a good group and it wasn't too large so you soon got to know everybody. Overall a good course, good venue with good facilities and staff."

NEBOSH National General Certificate

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety
This 1 day course is designed to educate employees in fire safety awareness. It is designed for anyone
who has a specific responsibility for fire safety in the workplace including fire wardens/fire marshals.
It will help increase the fire safety awareness of other employees.

Level 2 Award in Fire Safety

For more information please contact Sian Patrick on 01484 346500 or via email: sianpatrick@textile-


Safety Services

Concerned about keeping up to date with the latest health & safety requirements? We can help – contact us today for a free visit.

A wide range of assessment, monitoring and training courses are available at the Centre. These include all aspects of Health & Safety management, policy and auditing.

For full details of the services we offer please click on the links below:

Health & Safety Consultancy Services
CoSHH Assessment
Manual Handling Awareness
Risk Assessment Awareness

Or contact:
Dr Pete Charlesworth DipNEBOSH, CMIOSH on 01484 346500 or via email:

Occupational Health Services (PROHMS)

Are you worried about fulfilling your occupational health responsibility?

Professional Occupational Health Medical Services, or PROHMS, are based within the Textile Centre of Excellence, and offer and excellent service to companies promoting health and wellbeing in the workplace.

Contact PROHMS now; impartial advice on any occupational health issue is always available –

Primary Health Surveillance

  • Audiometric Screening

Skin Surveillance

  • Lung Function Tests
  • Eyesight Screening
  • Cholesterol Tests
  • Blood and Blood Pressure


  • Driver
  • Forklift Truck
  • Pre employment
  • HGV
  • Corporate

Other Issues

  • Drugs and Alcohol
  • Upper Limb Disorders
  • HAV
  • Physiotherapy

Want to find out more?

Contact Sian Patrick on 01484 346500 or via email:

News & Events

The bi-annual Weaving Group Conference will be held on Thursday 13 November 2014 at the Holiday Inn, Brighouse.


The matrix Standard has been awarded to HTTL’s training team.


Limited offer of 100% funding for programmes through the Textile Centre.


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