Coronavirus update: what the new lockdown rules mean for businesses

It’s been a few weeks since the last shift in coronavirus policy, and the latest changes may be the biggest yet. A raft of businesses are now allowed to reopen as of 4th July, and social distancing rules have been relaxed from two metres to one metre under most circumstances.  Naturally, this has many businesses… Read More

How to return to work safely after the coronavirus

It’s been a few weeks now since the government began to ease the lockdown rules, and many people have begun to return to work. Social distancing remains impossible in many workplaces, however, and employers up and down the country are still grappling with how to apply the new COVID-19 Secure guidelines. It is imperative that… Read More

Get Your CSCS Card Online Now Via Video e-Learning!

SAMS is delighted to announce that, as part of a major overhaul of our Video e-Learning courses, candidates can now gain their CSCS Green Cards entirely online. We now provide a Video e-Learning variant of the Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment course at a cost of £40 + VAT. This course… Read More

Are Virtual Courses the Future of Health & Safety Training?

The coronavirus pandemic has led to sweeping changes that we couldn’t have imagined just a few months ago. Legions of people have been working from home, and many more haven’t been working at all, with the government’s furlough scheme in full effect. The result has been a transition to living and working almost entirely online,… Read More

New COVID-19 Secure Guidelines – Beware of the HSE!

With the gradual easing of the coronavirus lockdown, the government has seen fit to release new guidelines for limiting the spread of COVID-19 at work. These ‘COVID-19 Secure’ guidelines provide a range of advice for businesses in all industries to implement infection controls, keeping their employees safe from the coronavirus. With the response to the… Read More

PSA: Our e-Learning Discounts End Tomorrow Night!

At the start of the coronavirus lockdown, we found ourselves cancelling our classroom training without an equivalent option for our customers. As such, we provided a discount – either 30% off with code ‘TRA30’ or 10% off with code ‘TRA10’ – to introduce people to our e-Learning options. As the months have gone on, however,… Read More

SSSTS and SMSTS Remote Learning Now Available Via Zoom!

As part of our efforts – and those of course providers – to offer an uninterrupted service during this period of coronavirus isolation, we’ve been steadily adding more courses to our e-Learning selection. We’re pleased to announce that this now includes both the Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) and Site Manager Safety Training Scheme… Read More

Get Your CSCS Green Card During Coronavirus With Zoom Remote Learning!

SAMS are pleased to announce that our CITB Health & Safety Awareness training is the latest course available via Zoom remote learning, allowing you to gain or renew your CSCS Green Card from the comfort of home. The CITB Health & Safety Awareness course will be conducted via remote learning, otherwise known as video conferencing.… Read More

IOSH Managing & Working Safely Video Tuition Now Available!

With the coronavirus pandemic preventing SAMS and other providers from offering classroom training, many awarding bodies have been moving to support online courses. We’re pleased to announce that the latest addition is IOSH, who have made their classroom courses available for remote tuition. SAMS are now able to conduct both IOSH Working Safely and IOSH… Read More

First Aid for Mental Health Training Now Available Online!

During this challenging time, we’ve been working to move as much of our training online as possible. With the help of the First Aid Awards (FAA), we’re delighted to announce that we can now offer Level 2 and Level 3 First Aid for Mental Health training as online courses. These courses will be taught using… Read More