This project is part funded through the Northern Ireland European Social Fund Programme 2014 – 2020 and the Department for the Economy. Skills North West is match funded with assistance from Derry City and Strabane District Council.

Available Courses

See below a list of available courses available for Warehousing / Factory.

Health and Safety in the workplace

Roles and responsibilities of employers and employees, the importance of health and safety in the workplace and workplace hazards and risks.
Level 1 - Qualsafe Accredited or In-House Certified

Manufacturing Warehousing

Place goods in storage in logistics operations, pick goods in logistic operations, keep work areas clean, Moving and/or handling goods in logistics operations. We are a CILT accredited specialist provider of training in this field. Introduction to our industry contacts/support of qualified careers adviser.

Forklift Licence

Theory and practical skills in the safe operation of forklift trucks, Operators safety code, racking. We are a CSkills provider of plant training with highly qualified tutors in this field. Introduction to our industry contacts/support of qualified careers adviser.

Mobile Elevated Platform

Topics covered include: Understanding the relevant health and safety regulations, Identify accident prevention and control, PPE, Drive the MEWP safely and manoeuvre it in a correct and proper manner, inside and outside of a building, carry out pre-use checks and daily maintenance before starting work, emergency procedures etc

Abrasive Wheels

The course covers different types of abrasive wheel, diamond blades, pre-use inspection to wheels and tools, hazards, correct PPE, fire control, regulations, correct cutting/grinding techniques and correct selection of wheels.

Working at Heights

Those who undertake the Working at Height e-Learning course will learn how to ensure their own safety in various situations. The course will also help employers satisfy the Working at Height Regulations 2005 (amended 2007).