Spotlight on – Drink Driving

Don't Drink and Drive

DRINK DRIVING – DON’T BECOME ANOTHER STATISTIC!! Tempting? Yes. Dangerous? Double yes. And it’s not just dangerous for any unsuspecting pedestrians crossing the road, but for you and your future too if you get caught. On average 940 people are killed in drink driving related accidents in Great Britain each year. On average 3,681 people are seriously injured in drink driving related accidents in Great Britain each year. Approximately 85,000…

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Prevent – Put Safety First On Your Christmas List This Year

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Put Safety First On Your Christmas List This Year KEEP YOURSELF SAFE The festive season is upon us and no doubt the streets will be packed with Christmas shoppers, restaurants will be filled with friends and families enjoying time together and bars will be packed with people getting together to make memories. It is important to ensure that you keep yourself and others safe during this busy time, it is…

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One week left in our 2018 Christmas prize raffle

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‘Tis the season to be jolly with our festive Christmas Raffle! To celebrate the launch of our Short Courses we’re giving you the chance to win £50.00  in Love2Shop vouchers with each learner you enrol onto any of our courses. Each learner you enrol will go straight into our prize draw to win the £50.00 Love2Shop voucher . This means that you get one raffle ticket for each learner you…

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December 2018 Newsletter

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This month’s newsletter is about our Christmas prize draw This Christmas we are giving our employers a fantastic opportunity to win £50 worth of Love 2 Shop vouchers. For every member of staff that you enrol on to a funded programme you will be issued with a raffle ticket. On Thursday 20th December we will draw out a winning raffle ticket and the lucky employer will receive the vouchers worth…

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Omega Health – Childhood obesity

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CHILDHOOD OBESITY Childhood obesity, and excess weight, are significant health issues for individual children, their families and public health. It can have serious implications for the physical and mental health of a child, which can then follow on into adulthood. The numbers of children who continue to have an unhealthy, and potentially dangerous, weight, is a national public health concern. (Public Health England) Are you aware of the risks of…

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Spotlight on – Winter is Coming!

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In this edition we focus the Spotlight on the change in weather. In this issue of Spotlight we are focusing on the often unpredictable weather in the UK, and how this can have an impact on the homeless and vulnerable. Would you be able to survive a night out in the cold? Some people do not have a choice. The most common small talk topic… British Weather! Britain is well…

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Follow us on Twitter and LinkedIn!

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We have been busy expanding our social media options, and now you can follow us in more places! Omega Training Services Limited now has a Twitter and LinkedIn page, alongside our Facebook page. So now you can follow us in more places! We hope this makes it easier for you to know any developments from the company, as well as allowing you to contact us though more places (though formal…

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Have you heard about our short CPD courses?

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CPD Courses Available Now We now offer short CPD courses that are completely funded. These are intended for those of you who are looking to continually improve your professional development. A variety of topics are available, including: Prevention and Control of Infection in Health Care Settings Awareness of Mental Health Problems Care and Management of Diabetes Common Health Conditions Customer Service for Health and Social Care Settings Principles of Dementia…

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Workforce Development Fund and You

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If you’re an employer in the Health and Social care sector, you could claim money towards the cost of your employee’s courses. The Workforce Development Fund (or WDF) is a limited fund from the Department of Health and Social Care, which is operated by Skills for Care. It’s designed to support the development of staff across adult social care who operate in England.

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It’s time for another Christmas giveaway!

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To celebrate the festive season we have a fantastic competition on offer. Would you like to win £50 worth of Love2Shop vouchers? Do you have staff that you need to train? If the answer to both of those questions is yes then what are you waiting for! For every learner that you enrol you will be entered in to a prize draw to win £50 worth of Love2Shop Vouchers. (Employers will…

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