Please Note: All courses MUST be paid for when booking. If no payment is received your course booking will automatically be cancelled within 24hrs.

Merry Christmas

We would like to take this opportunity to thankyou for your continued support through 2022 and wishing you all a happy and prosperous 2023! We will be closed for Christmas from 4.15pm on the 23rd December 2022 and will re-open on Tuesday 3rd January 2023.

CISRS COTS Training for £50 + VAT*!

CISRS have funding to subsidise a COTS course we are delivering on the 21st December. This is to encourage more people into the scaffolding and access sector for 2023. CISRS will cover a proportion of the course cost, with each delegate required to pay £50 + VAT Terms and conditions: Limited to maximum of 2 …

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Exciting News – New MEWPS!

After much planning over the last 12 months to replace our existing machines, we were pleased to finally take delivery yesterday of two brand new Genie machines. These will be used for all IPAF MEWP training, which we run most weekdays throughout the year, investing in the future of Britannia.The GS3232 Scissor Lift has stabilisers …

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Did you know that we are an IOSH Accredited Centre?

Our next IOSH Managing Safely is 26th – 28th October ‘The number one health & safety course for line managers, in any sector, worldwide’ We have dates set throughout 2023 and new courses will also be added in 2022 based on demand.  We also have the option, should you have a group of staff requiring …

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HSE June Initiative

In June the HSE will be starting their respiratory health site inspection initiative.  To improve the long-term health of those within the construction industry, the intention of this initiative is to raise awareness of the devasting impact that dust exposure can have.  One of the main ways that you can protect yourself and your workers …

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Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

If you visit the centre over the next couple of weeks you will see that we are getting into the spirit of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee!  We are all looking forward to the long celebratory weekend!

Britannia Announcement

The ownership of Britannia remains unchanged but as of April 1st, 2022, I handed over the running of the business to Amanda Hutton Director of Client Services and Mark James Director of Operations. Both have been with the business several years and have a wealth of knowledge, experience and understand the Britannia ethos. Their hard …

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Update to CISRS Basic Scaffold Inspection Requirements

CISRS have made an amendment to the entry requirements for the Basic Scaffold Inspection Course. Instead of delegates providing a CV & Cover Letter prior to the course, they will need to complete a ‘CISRS Delegate Entry Check Form’ instead, which we will send with the booking confirmation. Delegates are still required to provide a …

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IPAF MEWP eLearning Theory Now Available!

Britannia are pleased to announce we are now offering the option to those requiring IPAF MEWP training to complete the online eLearning theory beforehand which means less time in the classroom. This module has to be completed at home or work within 45 days prior of the practical module. The next date to sit the …

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Do you use mobile access towers? Changes to EN1004

If you or your workers use mobile access towers, you have a responsibility to provide equipment that’s safe and reliable. A simple way to do that is to ensure that it’s certified to design standard EN 1004-1. EN 1004-1 tells us what materials, dimensions, design loads, safety and performance requirements mobile access towers should conform …

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