What can we learn from the Beirut disaster?

Even in a year like the one we’ve had, the Beirut disaster stands out as a major shock. The massive explosion in the Lebanese capital ranks among the biggest non-military explosions ever recorded, and caused damage on a frightening scale. The precise death toll is still being counted, while hundreds of thousands are currently homeless… Read More

Introducing our NEBOSH General Certificate Zoom Course! 

We’ve continued to add to our online course offerings as this pandemic has progressed, with great feedback from many of our clients. Now, we’re proud to be able to bring one of our most in-depth and rewarding courses to the online format: the NEBOSH General Certificate course! Our NEBOSH General Certificate Zoom course has been… Read More

Our CSCS Green Card course just got even cheaper!

We’re thankful to have received massive interest in many of the remote learning courses we’ve added during this pandemic. One of the most popular has been our QA L1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment Zoom course, one of the routes towards gaining your CSCS Green Card.  It’s been a whirlwind start for this… Read More

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