Training & Events

All the training courses we offer are detailed below – and we can also arrange bespoke training on request. Please email training@vas-swindon.org or call us on 01793 538398 to discuss.

Chartered Institute of Environmental Health certification can also be arranged on request – please get in touch to discuss costs and your requirements.

Getting your message clear – and targeting at the right people – is key to success for all voluntary organisations. Find out how at VAS-LIVE How do we get our message across? What are the the key messages we need to focus on and how do we get people to …Read More »
Certificated online training for Swindon voluntary organisations This is an online course delivered through a combination of live sessions on Zoom and the MHFA England Online Learning Hub Learning takes place through four live training sessions, spread across two weeks, with self-learning activities in between Each session is built around …Read More »
Fire Safety Level 2

Fire Safety Level 2

£48.02
Provides essential knowledge about fire safety Who is this course for? The responsible person (usually the employer, owner or occupier) to carry out a fire safety risk assessment, implement appropriate fire precautionary and protection measures and to maintain a fire management plan. Course overview Provides essential knowledge about fire safety. …Read More »
Manual Handling Level 2

Manual Handling Level 2

£48.02
Manual handling injuries are the main cause of lost working days in the UK. This training will look at how to prevent back injuries. Who is Manual handling injuries are the main cause of lost working days in the UK. This training will look at how to prevent back injuries. …Read More »
Lone Working

Lone Working

£48.02
Who is this course for? This course is for anyone who works alone and/or travels to other sites to visit clients.   Course overview Attende Who is this course for? This course is for anyone who works alone and/or travels to other sites to visit clients.   Course overview Attendees …Read More »
All organisations must ensure by law that they have a sufficient number of employees who possess a first aid qualification in order to fulfi All organisations must ensure by law that they have a sufficient number of employees who possess a first aid qualification in order to fulfil their first …Read More »
How can we spot the financial tricksters out there – and protect our service users from attack? Today’s VAS-LIVE kicks off with a short presentation on financial exploitation and fraud. Ash Jones, Regional Fraud Protect Advisor at South West Regional Organised Crime Unit, will be talking about the main types …Read More »