Are video games affecting children’s behaviour?

“FORTNITE MADE ME A SUICIDAL DRUG ADDICT” “GAMING AS ADDICTIVE AS HEROIN” “GAMING ADDICT KIDS TAKEN INTO CARE” That last headline is just the latest in a series of articles linking behavioural problems to video games. With the massive popularity of games like Fortnite and Apex Legends, newspapers have picked up a refrain that goes… Read More

We’re Nuts For NEBOSH In Our Midwinter Sale!

March 2019. It’s the month where one of the most important events in the recent history of our nation is scheduled to take place. It’s expected to cause travel chaos across Kent, and affect your job prospects for years to come. That’s right…it’s our next NEBOSH National General Certificate course!

Introducing our New ‘Video e-Learning’ Section!

First we brought you the best classroom training this side of the Thames. Next came our ultra-convenient e-Learning courses, allowing you to learn new skills from the comfort of your sofa. Now we reveal our next innovation: Video e-Learning health & safety courses!

How to avoid slips, trips and falls in wintery weather

We’re smack bank in the middle of winter in the northern hemisphere, and there’s still a way to go. If you’re in the UK this is a hazy transition, and summer doesn’t really seem to have arrived until it’s already almost over. For facilities managers and business owners, this means a lengthy period of vigilance… Read More

Are classroom safety courses always better than e-Learning?

One of the questions we receive most often is about the differences between our various classroom training and e-Learning courses. With many of the e-Learning courses providing a cheaper option than their classroom variants, people have asked us whether there’s any difference in the contents of the courses, and what added value our classroom courses… Read More

MULTI MADNESS: Asbestos Awareness Just Got Cheaper!

It’s not quite Christmas yet, but we’re already in a giving mood. SAMS is pleased to announce a complete restructuring of our prices for multiple license orders of our popular UKATA Asbestos Awareness online course, as well as a completely new price tier for smaller batches. If you buy multiple licenses for the course, you’ll… Read More

Thursday Is Now SAMS Safety Snippets Day!

Thursday: that interminable day in the week that you spend mostly longing for the weekend (unless you work at SAMS, obviously). Thankfully, we’re unveiling something fun and practical to help your Thursday afternoons fly by: our brand new series of safety videos!

Is the United States really allowing new uses of asbestos?

We shouldn’t need to tell you about the dangers of asbestos. All forms of the naturally occurring mineral are known carcinogens, and its use has been banned completely in the UK since the turn of the millennium. While it continues to turn up in old buildings, products and on brownfield land, safety assessors across the… Read More

Remember Remember The Highways Common Induction This November!

  Our Highways Common Induction course is coming, and it’s starting with a bang. That’s right: booking is now open for our first training session on 5th November! To enforce consistent safety standards across its Strategic Road Network (SRN), Highways England now requires anyone working on or visiting any of its sites to take a… Read More