Pentagon Academy

We offer a comprehensive suite of fully accredited e-learning courses that conform to the universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines, all at just £20 :

Abrasive Wheel Safety Training

This course will provide you with an introduction to working safely with abrasive wheels so that you can understand the risks and know which control measures are needed to prevent injury and ill-health.

This course is IOSH and IIRSM approved.

Accident Reporting

This online course provides a thorough introduction to RIDDOR legislation, explaining which accidents and incidents must be reported, why they need to be reported and how to submit a report.

This course is IIRSM and ROSPA approved.

Anaphylaxis & Allergy Training for Schools & Carers

This online training course has been designed to be used by anyone who cares for children, including those in schools, parents, guardians, youth workers and childminders. Our training will provide you with a step-by-step emergency procedure to follow in response to an anaphylactic shock. 

Anti Bribery Training

The course helps the user understand parts of the Bribery Act 2010 that applies to them, understand what happens if they fail to prevent bribery, and know the common indicators of a bribe. 

Anti Money Laundering

The course aims to provide the user with an understanding of The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017, and The Proceeds of Crime Act 2002. 

Asbestos Awareness

This Asbestos Awareness course is designed to help workers understand the serious health risks associated with working with asbestos and asbestos-containing materials (ACMs).

This course is IOSH, CITB and IATP approved.

Assessing Mental Capacity

This online training course helps the user understand the process of assessing a person's mental capacity to make decisions for themselves.

Asthma Training for Schools & Carers

This training course was designed for workers who may potentially come into contact with asbestos whilst at work. The course informs the user of what asbestos is, where it might be found, and what it’s used for; and why it’s dangerous.

Banksman Essential Training

This online Banksman Essentials Training course has been designed to help remove the risk of accidents occurring whilst carrying out large vehicle manoeuvers. This course helps organisations and employees work towards compliance with current legislation. 

Bomb Threats

This online training course is designed for the use of all employees. It explains to the user that it is essential to remain alerted to the possibility of terrorism in the workplace.

Bullying & Harassment Training for Managers

This online training course is designed for the leaders and managers within your organisation. It aims to help the user to create a positive culture by providing practical guidance for preventing bullying in the workplace. 

Bullying and Harassment

Suitable for all employees, this course will help identify and confidently confront bullying and harassment at work, and longer term prevention.  The course will help managers to recognise bullying and create a robust policy to deal with it.
 

Business Compliance Essentials

This online training course is the perfect introduction for those wanting to give staff an overview of compliance topics like Cyber Security, Data Protection, Fraud Protection, Bribery, Modern Slavery and more. Providing staff with the information they need to understand and comply with current legislation. 

CDM Regulations

This CDM Regulations course has been designed to provide learners with a practical knowledge of key duty holder requirements under the new CDM Regulations.

This course is IOSH approved.

Conflict Resolution

Conflicts can happen in any workplace and in any industry, no matter how many employees are in the business, so this course is suitable for all employees.
It provides the most effective techniques and strategies for handling and resolving conflict in the workplace. 

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health

This COSHH training course provides an understanding of hazardous substances, as outlined within the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002.

This course is IOSH approved.

Customer Service

This Customer Service course will help you to improve interpersonal skills. Someone working in customer services will often be one of the first voices that someone hears when contacting an organisation and they can have a huge impact on the first impression that someone has of an organisation; providing good customer service is, therefore, essential.  

Cyber Security Awareness

This online training course should be used by all employees within an organisation. It offers straightforward practical steps that will help to protect an organisation from cyber attacks. 

Diabetes Training for Schools & Carers

This training course was designed to help those who work in schools, parents, guardians, youth workers or childminders to care for children with diabetes. This course will also explain how diabetes works and how you can keep a child with diabetes healthy and happy at school. 

Disability Awareness & Inclusion

This online training course has been designed for the use of all levels of employees and aims to provide the user with a better understanding about the equal opportunities those with disabilities should be given.

Display Screen Equipment

This Display Screen Equipment (DSE) Training course provides the learner with an awareness of the health risks associated with working with display screen equipment.

This course is IOSH approved.

Driver Awareness

This course is for anyone who drives as part of their job. It looks at legal requirements and responsibilities involved in being a safe driver. It also covers what to do if you breakdown or have an accident.

This course is IOSH approved

Drug & Alcohol Awareness

This online Drug & Alcohol Awareness Training course has been designed to assist all levels of employees with the knowledge to recognise signs of substance abuse.

DSEAR

This short online DSEAR Training course is designed for the use of anybody who works in the premises of where dangerous substances are used, stored, or manufactured. 

Effective Remote Working

Aimed at employees who regularly work from home or remotely as part of their job, this online course provides the user with tools to ensure high levels of productivity when they are away from the workplace.

Electrical Safety

This Electrical Safety training course is designed to ensure that both employers and employees understand the main risks and the necessary controls for the safe use of electricity at work.

This course is IOSH and ROSPA approved.

Emergency First Aid Refresher

This online training course has been designed to refresh the users knowledge about the role of an emergency first-aider and their responsibilities. It is suitable for all levels of employees working in any industry. 

Environmental Awareness

This Environmental Awareness training course is designed to help workers of all disciplines to understand their responsibility to work in a sustainable, environmentally friendly way.

This course is IOSH approved.

Epilepsy Training for Schools & Carers

This online training course should be used by anyone caring for a child with epilepsy. Learners will gain a better understanding of the different types of epileptic seizures and what your responsibilities are when caring for children with epilepsy.

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion

This online Equality & Diversity Training course provides the user with sufficient knowledge about protected characteristics, unfair treatment, and discrimination in the workplace

Eye Protection

This online training course helps the user to identify hazards and the risk they pose to their eyes, understand how to use the correct Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), first-aid advice, and how to manage risks. 

Fire Awareness

Whatever environment you operate in, the law requires all employees to receive adequate fire safety training, and our course is designed to help your business fulfil this legal requirement.  

This course is IOSH approved.

Fire Marshall & Warden

This Fire Warden Training course will help your designated staff members in gaining the knowledge to become a fully trained Fire Warden or Marshal but does not replace practical training. This online training course will help your organisation work towards compliance with the Fire Safety Order 2005.

First Aid at Work Refresher

This online training course should be used in between practical training as a refresher, and it should not be used in replacement for face-to-face practical training. It is designed to be used by all levels of first aiders. 

First Aid Requirements and RIDDOR

This online training course has been created to help your organisation understand your first aid requirements. It also highlights what needs to be considered and reported under RIDDOR.

Fraud Awareness

This Fraud Prevention and Awareness Training Course covers what can be done to protect the workplace from fraud. Whether it is protecting an individual or the business as a whole, preventing fraudulent activity is vital for the ongoing success of any organisation. 

GDPR Essentials

This GDPR training course will outline your main responsibilities under the GDPR regulations, and will help you to start making the necessary changes throughout the business. 
The course will provide you with all of the required information you will need to make sure you’re compliant.

GDPR for Managers

This GDPR training course will outline your main responsibilities as a manager, and will help you to start making the necessary changes throughout the business, while providing you with all the information you will need to make sure your business systems and processes are compliant.

GDPR UK Advanced (Management) Training

Our UK GDPR Advanced training is suitable for staff at a managerial level or anyone who is heavily involved in the creation, implementation, and management of data protection policies and procedures in their business. 

General Workshop Safety

This online training course is suitable for anyone who works in a workshop. This training provides information about general safety awareness and is essential for employees to know the best practises in remaining safe when working in a workshop. 

HACCP Level 2

Any organisation that produces, handles, sells, or distributes consumable products in the UK are legally required to implement HACCP as a food safety management system. This course teaches the user how to put HACCP principles into practice. 

Hand Arm Vibration Awareness

This training course considers the use of vibrating tools and equipment used in the workplace and how these can cause long-term damage to health if they’re not effectively managed.

This course is IOSH approved.

Health & Safety Essentials

This Health and Safety course ensures that you understand the most common health and safety risks in your workplace and the control measures that are needed to keep you safe.

This course is IOSH approved.

Health & Safety for Homeworkers

Regardless of where an employee works, the employer still has a responsibility to ensure the health, safety, and welfare of their employees, as far as is reasonably practicable.

Health & Safety for Managers

This Health and Safety training course aims to provide employers, managers and supervisors with a thorough understanding of the different aspects of health and safety in the workplace.

This course is IOSH approved.

HR Compliance Essentials

This training course has been designed to provide employees with an overview of the key HR topics that can help to build a positive workplace culture. This course will cover mental health, conflict resolution, equality and diversity, sexual harassment, bullying, and more. 

Infection Prevention & Control

This online infection control course covers the sources of microorganisms and how infectious bacteria transfer between hosts. Learners will understand the process of preventing infections from spreading.

This course is IOSH and Skills for Care approved.

Ladder Safety Training

This course will help you understand how to use ladders and stepladders safely. Knowing how to choose, set up and use ladders correctly will reduce the likelihood of accidents happening in the workplace.

This course is IOSH approved.

Legionella Awareness

This Legionella and Legionnaires’ Disease Awareness course aims to help duty holders to understand more about their legal responsibilities, and the health risks created by Legionella bacteria, so that a risk assessment can be done and suitable control measures can be implemented.
 

LOLER

LOLER (Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998) aims to reduce the chances of any accidents or incidents occurring during any lifting operations in the workplace. 

This course is also IOSH approved.

Lone Worker Safety

This online training course is designed for the use of anybody who is required to work alone, no matter how frequently.

Managing Anxiety

With over 12.8 million working days lost each year in the UK due to work-related stress, depression, or anxiety, employers should provide their staff with an understanding of how to identify and cope with anxiety to ensure the positive wellbeing of their staff. 

Manual Handling

This Manual Handling Training Course helps employers ensure that they and their employees are sufficiently trained in the principles and practices of safe manual handling.

This course is IOSH approved.

Mental Health Awareness

This Mental Health Awareness Training course helps to raise awareness of ill-mental health and offers guidance for daily wellbeing-management. However, the main focus of the course is to remove the negative stigma currently associated with mental health. 

Modern Slavery

This online Modern Slavery Training will provide understanding on the various terms that ‘modern slavery’ covers and understand what slavery is. Learners will also find out what their organisation can do to help eliminate slavery in the UK.

Moving & Handling People

This online training course has been designed to explain the steps employees should follow when the need to move or handle a person. Providing step-by-step guidance and teaching employees how to prepare for a lift, this can help prevent workplace injuries. 

Noise Awareness

This course is designed to familiarise you with the risks posed by noise and helps employers and employees recognise the dangers and understand how to keep noise emissions as low as they possibly can.

This course is IOSH approved.

Personal Protective Equipment

This course is designed to familiarise employers, senior staff, and employees with all the fundamental aspects of PPE that is used in work environments. It highlights the importance of wearing the PPE which has been provided, wearing it correctly and looking after it properly.  

This course is IOSH approved.

PUWER Training

This course helps you to understand your responsibilities according to the legislation so that you can select safe work equipment, assess the risks in your workplace and ensure the hazards to people’s health and safely are appropriately managed.

This course is IOSH approved.

Returning to Work After Covid 19

To help with a safe and smooth transition back to the workplace during and after the COVID-19 pandemic, this course covers areas and topics that should be considered before returning to work, and it also looks at what an employee can expect on their first few days and weeks back at work.

Risk Assessment Training

This course helps you to understand each of the key steps of a risk assessment, including how to identify risks, manage hazards and determine the likelihood of harm, so that you are confident in carrying out a risk assessment in your own premises.  

This course is IOSH approved.

Sexual Harassment Awareness

The online Sexual Harassment Awareness Training course has been designed to help raise awareness of sexual harassment in a workplace. It provides an insight to users on the grey-areas surrounding sexual harassment, and offers guidance on identifying, preventing, and removing sexual harassment from the users place of work. 

Sharps

This Sharps training is ideal for anyone that might use Sharps in their work, at home or while travelling, regardless of their industry. You will learn about the health risks and disposal of Sharps objects.

Slips, Trips and Falls Prevention

This Slips, Trips and Falls training course shows how to control the slip, trip and fall risks in your workplace so that you can protect yourself from accidents and comply with your workplace's health and safety requirements.  

This course is IOSH approved.

Spill Kit Training: Chemicals & Oils

This Spill Management Training course shows how to safely store, use and transport dangerous substances in order to minimise the risk of a spill. It also explains the most effective methods of spill response in the workplace and how to effectively use a Spill Kit.

‚Äč‚ÄčThis course is IOSH and Skills For Care approved.

Stress Awareness & Management

This online Stress Awareness & Management Training course has been designed for all levels of staff to complete in order to help them identify and prevent stress in the workplace.

Unconscious Bias

Roughly 99% of the information that our brain processes happens unconsciously, which often causes unconscious biases to occur in and out of the workplace. It is important that everybody has the knowledge to identify and tackle these biases, as they have a seriously negative impact on staff morale and productivity. 

Whistleblowing

This online training course is designed for all levels of staff and provides the user with information on what a whistleblower is, the laws surrounding whistleblowers, and what constitutes as whistleblowing. 

Working at Height

This course helps you to comply with the Work at Height Regulations 2005 by providing the necessary information to be able to successfully deal with working at height risks and control measures.  Whether you work at height as part of your job or supervise those who do, this training is essential.

This course is IOSH approved.

Working in Confined Spaces

For those whose job involves working in poorly ventilated, confined spaceswill equip you with the knowledge you need to spot hazards, properly follow safety instructions to keep yourself and others safe whilst working in confined spaces.

This course is IOSH and ROSPA approved.

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