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We are pleased to offer funded training opportunities to employees of FOR Cardiff member businesses.
As a member, you can access fully funded accredited training like HABC Emergency First Aid at Work and HABC Level 2 Principles of Fire Safety.
We also have a range of online short courses which you can complete at any time from any location. These include Equality and Diversity, GDPR, and DrinkAware.
If you’re unsure whether you are a member, please check our member directory or contact us.
Terms and conditions apply.
A 1-day course fully accredited course suitable for nominated first aiders in the workplace. Due to practical assessment, the course is held in person at Cardiff and Vale College.
The provision of first aid in the workplace saves lives. It can prevent minor problems or injuries from becoming major ones; it helps employers reduce costs from injury and it is a legal obligation for every single employer to make sure that their employees receive the right first aid care in the workplace.
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A 1 day fully accredited course teaching delegates the principles of food hygiene and food safety procedures. Recommended for employees working in an environment in which food is handled, stored, or prepared. This course is held in person at Cardiff and Vale College.
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A 1 day fully accredited course teaching delegates the principles of fire to mitigate against the risk of fire. This course is held in person at Cardiff and Vale College.
This course offers a comprehensive guide to best practice when it comes to fire safety. Ideal for managers, supervisors, team leaders, fire marshals and staff working in any area where there is a potential risk of fire.
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Mental Health Awareness
A 4-hour course gives delegates an understanding of mental health and advice on offering assistance. This course is held online with a trainer from Cardiff and Vale College. Recommended for all employees at any level of a business.
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A 1-day course designed to provide the skills necessary to identify confrontational behaviour and through the combination of observation, communication, threat and risk assessment, enable course participants to take control of confrontational situations. Recommended for employees that work in customer-facing environments. This course is held in person with an experienced trainer. Delegates will receive certificates of attendance on completion of this course.
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Open to all businesses based in Cardiff city centre.
This 2 hour session will introduce businesses to terrorist incidents and give them the knowledge and skills to respond to protect customers, employees and their business.
This will be an opportunity to hear the latest Action Counters Terrorism briefing and to discuss the new ‘Protect’ legislation expected in the Autumn that will introduce new responsibilities for many businesses.
WECTU will be joined by the Cyber Resilience Centre for Wales who will brief businesses on the latest cyber threats and introduce them to their free and paid memberships packages.
A 1-hour course for employees working in the licensed industry. It provides employees with an awareness of how to identify vulnerable patrons and the skills to offer assistance which ultimately helps to reduce crime and sexual offences. This course can be delivered online or in person.
We are currently seeking expressions of interest. Register your interest.
Cardiff Against Business Crime, FOR Cardiff, British Transport Police and Crime Stoppers Cymru/Wales are working in partnership to deliver awareness training on child sexual exploitation and county lines drug trafficking. The training is tailored for hoteliers and is recommended for all housekeeping and reception staff.
The training can be accessed online by watching a 10-minute awareness video.
The course can also be delivered in person for groups of around 15-20. Please get in touch with email@example.com to express your interest.
30 minute targeted e-learning that can be completed at a time that suits you. Ideal for staff at all levels. The e-learning is designed by Highfield and delegates will receive an e-certificate on completion of the course.
General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) legislates on how businesses store and process data. Ensuring that your organisation is up to speed with the GDPR is essential, not only to protect your clients’ data, but also to protect your business from fines, penalties, and reputational damage. It is recommended for any employee responsible for handling data or managing/ accessing databases.
Learners on the course will understand what is meant by the term equality and diversity, and the consequences of inequality. It will equip learners with the tools to promote inclusion and create fairer workplaces. Finally, learners will learn the legal and moral frameworks that govern equality and diversity.
Effective conflict management can improve engagement amongst employees, ensure that customer experience is not tarnished, and create better relationships, both internally and with customers, that result in a more talented, productive workforce.
Recommended for employees working in licensed premises. It introduces learners to methods of spotting and tips in supporting customers who may be vulnerable due to alcohol. Delegates will receive an e-certificate on completion of the course. This course is supported by the Cardiff Licensees Forum.
Carbon Literacy is relevant climate change learning that leads to positivity and action towards reducing carbon emissions. The Carbon Literacy Project works to provide you with access to this learning so that you can become certified as Carbon Literate. Becoming Carbon Literate means having an awareness of the carbon costs and impacts of everyday activities and the ability and motivation to reduce emissions on an individual, community and organisational basis.
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We have introduced training terms and conditions to ensure fair access to funded training and make sure businesses get the most out of their membership.
Our training programme is only available to employees that work at FOR Cardiff member businesses which are businesses that pay an annual BID levy to FOR Cardiff. If you’re unsure whether your business is a member, please check our member directory or get in touch. Businesses that have not paid their BID levy for the previous financial year will not be eligible to access training.
Businesses are limited to two spaces per training session and six spaces per course over a 12 month period. For example, a business is entitled to two spaces on a HABC Emergency First Aid at Work course in January but is limited to six spaces over the course of a year.
A cancellation fee applies to bookings that are cancelled within 5 working days of the course date and to bookings that fail to show.
To read our full terms and conditions, download your copy here.
Please register for your course by clicking the registration buttons above. Registrations are completed on Eventbrite. Details of the delegates you would like to sign-up will be required. Once you have registered your interest, we will verify that the delegates work for a FOR Cardiff member business and send further information on how to book your place. Members will be required to agree to our terms and conditions to confirm their booking.
Our member training programme is demand led and based on the need of member businesses. If you would like to suggest an addition to our training programme, please contact us. If you have any questions about our member training programme, booking process or terms and conditions, please contact us by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.