AIG Ireland – Bennett Construction’s Innovative Approach to Manual Handling Training Reduces the Burden

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 15/02/2017

Bennett Construction, an AIG Ireland client, are using the Human Focus online system to deliver manual handling training to their staff in a new, highly innovative, approach

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Human Focus attend AIG Liability Protect Roadshow

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 09/02/2017

Human Focus recently attended a series of client engagement events held around the UK, as part of the AIG Liability Protect Road Show.

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Happy Christmas 2015!

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 15/12/2015

The team at Human Focus would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Please note that our office will be closed from 24th December and will reopen on 4th January 2016. For more information, please do not hesitate to contact 01737 647 875, or email info AT humanfocus.co DOT uk

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Human Focus partner with ADIA to offer UKATA Asbestos Awareness training

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 27/05/2015

Human Focus are proud to announce that they have partnered with the Automatic Door Installation Association (ADIA) to offer discounted UKATA Asbestos Awareness Training. ADIA members can undertake this training on the Human Focus e-Learning system for just £15 per trainee + VAT. Each trainee will receive a UKATA certificate successfully complete the training.

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Human Focus 2.0 product launch Part 1 – More on-the-job implementation of skills

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 16/12/2014

The Human Focus web-based system you use to support your training is about to be enhanced with revolutionary new features. We’ve called this upgrade Human Focus 2.0 which is going take your health training system the next level. How? Well, e-Learning is a great tool but until now completing an e-Learning course

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UKATA Asbestos Awareness approved e-Learning from Human Focus

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 09/12/2014

Human Focus have recently achieved United Kingdom Asbestos Training Association (UKATA) approval for its Asbestos Awareness course. As part of this approval, Human Focus have also achieved training membership of UKATA. UKATA are one of the leading training organisations that sets standards in asbestos training and ensures that its members meet these standards

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New Mobile App for accessing the Human Focus e-Learning System

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 17/09/2014

Trainees can now access the Human Focus e-Learning system anywhere, anytime, via a new mobile app for Apple and Android devices. The app is free to download from the Apple iTunes / Android store (search on “Human Focus”). This new Human Focus mobile app will: Enable trainees to gain full access to your organisation’s suite

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Tools That Change Behaviour

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 13/06/2014

Human Focus will be unveiling at this year’s Health & Safety Expo new web-based tools that help improve behavioural change in the workplace following training sessions. These tools use a mobile app that run on any Apple or Android phone or tablet and which are fully integrated with the existing Human Focus e-Learning system. Details

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New Home Page Makes Essential Services Easier to Use

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 13/03/2014

The Human Focus e-Learning system now has a new Home page which makes it easier to track your progress and access essential services (see below). The new Home page dashboard with the following functions: Training card feature – employees can easily share all of their training records via a personalised training card. This is printed-off

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Happy Christmas

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 20/12/2013

Do not hesitate to contact Lucy Cox on 01737 647 875, or email lucy@humanfocus.co.uk for more information

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e-Training – A Revolutionary System For Behavioural Change

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 21/05/2013

Human Focus recently launched a ground breaking development to its web system at the Safety & Health Expo in Birmingham (14th-16th May 2013). e-Training now extends beyond e-Learning and provides support in the workplace to help employees apply what they have learnt – the aim is to engineer systematic behavioral change. The following video provides

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The Simple Secret for Turning Line Managers into Behavioural Change Champions

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 10/05/2013

Human Focus will be at the Safety & Health Expo in Birmingham on the 14th – 16th of May 2013. We have developed a ground breaking approach for helping achieve more behavioural change following health and safety training and we’d love to share it with you. Taking place between Tuesday 14th – Thursday 16th May

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New Facility Now In Place To Help Client And Contractors Keep Up To Date With Insurance Certificates

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 09/04/2013

There is now a facility on the Human Focus CMS which automatically reminds contractors to update their insurance documents when they are due to expire. The new facility will help both clients and contractors keep up to date with their records to maintain best practises in health and safety. This will help ensure that no

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IOSH Managing Safely course now available via Human Focus e-learning

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 11/01/2013

Human Focus have now become a licenced training provider with IOSH and are able to offer the well known IOSH Managing Safely course via e-Learning. IOSH Managing Safely is a nationally recognised health and safety qualification and has become a standard minimum requirement by many employers. The Human Focus e-Learning version is an ideal option

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Generate New Business – Publicise Your Health And Safety Credentials On Your Website

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 26/11/2012

Click of A Button, a building and maintenance service company have won new business by promoting their enrolment in the Competent Contractor system on their website which has helped them to win new business (see below for an image of their website). Joey Auger, Managing Director at Click of a Button says: “Displaying our health

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How Camfil Farr, A Competent Contractor, Has Benefitted From This Service

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 22/11/2012

Camfil Farr are a contractor who work for Skanska Facilities Services. They manufacture and install clean air solutions. Camfil Farr have been enrolled in the Competent Contractor system for 3 years. Over this period they have demonstrated significant improvements in their health and safety training. They choose to use the Human Focus e-Learning

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Reconstruction Of Court Cases Highlight The Importance Of Compliance With Health And Safety Legislation For Companies

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 13/11/2012

Human Focus have produced two new video training programmes which reconstruct two health and safety court cases. These online courses are a must see for all managers and directors in particular. They are based on real cases and highlight the legal consequences that individual managers and directors face for health and safety breaches. The first

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Massive fine for principal contractor following the death of one of their contractors

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 10/10/2012

Watkin Jones & Son Ltd, a principal contractor in the building of a shopping centre in North Wales has been fined £545,000 following the death of one of their contractors. The individual was working for a sub-contractor undertaking roof work when he fell 6 metres through an unguarded opening. The worker died on the

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Add Your Own Branding To The Human Focus e-Learning System – Make It Look Like Your Own Learning Management System

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 07/08/2012

Add your own branding to customise the Human Focus e-Learning system so that it looks and feels like your own system. The e-Learning portal can be branded with your logo. Shown here are some examples of customers who have taken advantage of this self-branding feature. This self-branding extends to the training certificates which can

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Self-Authoring System Enables You To Generate Your Own Online Health & Safety Training Courses

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 07/08/2012

Human Focus now offers a self-authoring system that enables you to easily produce your own online health and safety courses. All you need is your own PowerPoint presentation. Alternatively, existing Human Focus courses can be modified with your own content or to meet your needs. This system

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New Trend Amongst Leading FM Companies In The Way They Manage Contractor Health And Safety

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 07/08/2012

An article published in Tomorrow’s FM discusses how there is a new trend in the way leading Facilities Management (FM) companies are managing contractor health and safety through the latest web technologies. Online systems saved both money and time for FM companies and contractors by automating many of the features of contractor’s health

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New International Travel Safety Toolkit Added To The Human Focus e-learning System

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 06/08/2012

A new online training toolkit on international travel safety has now been added to Human Focus e-Learning system. The toolkit contains two training programmes and provides an induction training course for any employee who travels internationally as part of their work. The first programme covers preparation and planning for travel including initial arrangements; planning

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Human Focus online courses are now SCORM compatible – run courses in your own learning management system

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 06/08/2012

All courses on the Human Focus e-Learning system are now SCORM compatible. This means that if you have your own learning management system (LMS) and need health and safety training content it’s simple to embed our courses into your LMS. One of the benefits of doing this is that it provides a seamless experience for

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New Online Workplace Transport Training Toolkit Added To The Human Focus System

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 03/08/2012

A new online training toolkit on workplace transport has been added to the Human Focus e-Learning System. The toolkit contains two new video training programmes designed for workers and their employers who use vehicles on work sites. The first training programme is for all employees, both drivers and pedestrians, and provides an induction training

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See How De Montfort University Have Used e-learning To Make Health and Safety Training More Effective in 4 Key Ways

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 25/07/2012

The head of health and safety at De Montfort University in Leicester, Michael Haynes-Coote, who has been using e-Learning to train staff on health and safety for 4 years, explains in a new video report the 4 key ways in which the online training has delivered health and safety more effectively. The university has

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Skanska FS Thanks Contractors For Successful Live Running of Competent Contractor Service

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 13/03/2012

Skanska Facilities Services (FS) has recently achieved full operational status with the Competent Contractor system across many of its sites. This is the culmination of considerable preparatory work by both Skanska FS and their contractors. Charles Harrison says: “As the Skanska FS coordinator of our contractor management system (Human Focus Competent Contractor) for Healthcare, MOD,

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RoSPA Renews Accreditation of Human Focus Online Health & Safety Courses

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 24/02/2012

The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) has just completed an extensive technical review of Human Focus online health and safety courses and has renewed it’s coveted badge of approval. This means that you can be assured that these courses: Remain of a high technical standard providing you with peace of mind

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New Video Player Improves Your e-learning Experience

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 24/02/2012

We have now completed a significant upgrade to the training area of the Human Focus e-Learning system. Ian Pemberton, Human Focus Managing Director says, “we would like to thank all of the many customers who have provided us with helpful ideas and suggestions for improving the video player that is used for our online health

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FMA Health & Safety Group Seminar – April 25th, 2012

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 14/02/2012

The Facilities Management Association, Health & Safety Group, is holding its first seminar on April 25th, 2012. Attendees will include health and safety specialists from many of the UK’s leading facilities management organisations. The event will have an interactive “Hot Topics” session as well as number of presentations covering Preventing Slips and Trips in

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Skanska FS Receive Contractor Best Practice Recognition

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 11/02/2012

Skanska Facilities Services have been recognised by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) as having made a significant contribution to setting best practice in the field of contractor health and safety management. RoSPA said: “It is vital for contractors to be managed effectively by companies, and it can be a challenge for

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New safety training on line tool makes it easy to decide who needs what training

By IANPEMBERTON | Published: 14/06/2011

Does your organization struggle to file and collate employee training records – and then decide who is competent from a health and safety perspective? The Human Focus safety training on line system now has an impressive new tool that can help ease this administrative nightmare and make deciding who needs what training a push of

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