NRSWA Practice Quiz

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We have put together a practice quiz to support delegates in preparing for the NRSWA end of course assessment. The quiz below accurately represents the level and type of questions you may encounter during the real thing, but it is not a full NRSWA/ Streetworks test. The actual assessment will… Read More »

Everything you need to know about the CITB Levy in 2022

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The CITB The CITB (Construction Industry Training Board) ensures that construction across England, Scotland, and Wales is carried out safely and at a high standard. They initially were set up to fill a skills shortage across the UK, working to attract new talent to the industry and support the development… Read More »

Keywords and resources to prepare for your NRSWA course

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This blog highlights the keywords and pages to prepare you for your NRSWA (Street works) course. It also will talk about the different ways people commonly refer to the units. Keywords and phrases on the NRSWA (Street Works) Course Siting distance – This is the positioning distance of the road… Read More »

What is the NRSWA (Streetworks) Course

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New Roads and Street Works Act 1991 (NRSWA) exists to ensure safety and correct practice when carrying out any work on roads, highways and footpaths. It is there to minimise risk to both workers and the public. NRSWA training is separated into sections and units so that you can design… Read More »

International Women’s Day 2022

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It’s International Women’s Day, and at Project Skills Solutions, we recognise that there is often a gender imbalance in the industries we work in. Due to this, we work hard at creating a safe and supportive environment for all of our current and future colleagues. We do this by ensuring… Read More »

IOSH Managing Safely Practical Assessment

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The IOSH Managing Safely course has two parts. A multiple-choice exam to prove your knowledge post-training and a risk assessment, also known as the practical assessment. This blog will talk you through the practical assessment so you feel confident when undertaking your IOSH Managing Safely. As a note, at the… Read More »

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

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It’s National Apprenticeship Week 7th – 14th February 2022 It’s National Apprenticeship Week, and to celebrate, we are spending some time with our apprentices ensuring that they feel valued, enjoying their apprenticeship and getting the most out of their time.  Project Skills Solutions have always placed value on our apprentices… Read More »

Project Skills Solutions: Reflection on 2021

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The new year is a great time to look back upon the business’s growth and successes over the past year. Equally this evaluation allows us to plan for the coming year and to continue to provide solutions to the challenges our clients face in keeping their staff trained. With the… Read More »

Virtual learning or eLearning? How should I choose to learn?

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To make training accessible to a larger audience, we have introduced two new training methods. Our most popular IOSH training courses are available through eLearning or Virtual Learning. Contents What is Virtual Learning Benefits to learning via Virtual Training What is eLearning Benefits to learning via eLearning Current courses we… Read More »

We are committed to achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2030

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Project Skills Solutions are passionate about protecting the environment, which is why we are committed and working towards minimising our Carbon emissions with a net-zero target by 2030. We will achieve this by demonstrating high standards of environmental responsibility in all of our services and associated activities. Our strategy to… Read More »

IOSH Managing Safely Mock Test

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Are you ready for your IOSH Managing Safely course? Try our IOSH Managing Safely mock test to see where your current knowledge is at. Please take note that none of the questions below will feature in the live assessments, this is here to give examples of the type of questions… Read More »

CITB SMSTS Mock Test

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Start your preparation to take your CITB SMSTS course assessment using our complete mock test. This practice test is in the same format as it will be on the real thing so that you can get an idea of what to expect when on the course. Please take note that… Read More »

CITB SSSTS Mock Test

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Get ready to take your CITB SSSTS course assessment with a complete SSSTS mock test. This practice assessment is in the same format as it would be on your course so that you can get an idea of what to expect when taking the real thing. Please be aware that… Read More »

IOSH Managing Safely via eLearning!

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IOSH Managing Safely can now be completed via our eLearning platform! What is IOSH Managing Safely? The IOSH Managing Safely course aims to give all managers the confidence, knowledge and skills to deliver a high level of Health & Safety for their teams. It is typically a three-day course, but… Read More »

Important Workbook Update: August 2021

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CITB made some changes to how electronic workbooks are distributed. You no longer need to complete the candidate declaration in your joining instruction email to access your workbook (our team are working to update this process). Our new steps An email will be sent to the course attendee a day… Read More »

IOSH Working Safely Mock Test

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Get ready to take your IOSH Working Safely course with a mock test. This mock test is close to the paper you would see on the assessment. Similar to the real thing, by taking this, you will familiarise yourself with a rough idea of the level and structure of questions… Read More »

CITB H&S Awareness vs IOSH Working Safely

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Are you trying to get onsite or looking for an entry course into Health and Safety and are unsure what course to take? We compare two of the most popular health and safety courses, CITB Health & Safety Awareness and IOSH Working Safely, to ensure you know which one is… Read More »

Temporary Works Coordinator Mock Test

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  Prepare for your CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course with a complete mock assessment. This assessment is in the same format as it will be on your course. The Temporary Works Coordinator assessment paper can be challenging, but everything you need to pass your real assessment is covered during the… Read More »

Electrical Training to become an Electrician

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With the current high demand for all tradesmen, many people are looking for new careers as electricians. The traditional route would be to take an apprenticeship gaining the required qualifications and experience over 3 to 4 years. However, that is not the only route many people looking to become an… Read More »

Health and Safety Awareness Mock Test

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Prepare for your CITB Health and Safety Awareness course with a complete mock assessment. This assessment is in the same format as it will be on your course. Please be aware that the below questions are intended to give you an idea of the real assessment and none of the… Read More »

Did you know you can take your SMSTS Course Virtually?

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Are you thinking of getting your CITB SMSTS Certificate? Why should you attend the virtual course from home? Firstly, the CITB SMSTS training will help site managers, agents and supervisors to manage health and safety on a construction site. Secondly, the SMSTS course content is in accordance with current legal… Read More »

Virtual Online CITB SSSTS Training Courses

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If you need an SSSTS card, then taking the Virtual SSSTS course from your own home or workplace is a great way to gain this qualification. This 2-day course teaches delegates to understand the laws and regulations and the duties of a supervisor when it comes to safety in the… Read More »

Is your NRSWA card about to expire?

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If you work on the highways and hold an NRSWA card, you’ll notice it has an expiry date.  Your street works units will be valid for five years, it’s possible to have more than one unit on your card, and they may expire at different times.  Excavation and reinstatement  If… Read More »

Virtual CITB Health and Safety Awareness

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You can now complete your CITB Health and Safety Awareness, to help get your CSCS card, online from home. Our Virtual CITB courses are a quick and easy way to meet part of the requirements to get your CSCS card.  For full details on how to get your CSCS labourers… Read More »

Virtual Classroom Support During Your Online Course

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As the world adapts to a new socially distanced way of life, we are all expected to adapt with it, this means changing our behaviour and using new tools and services. Some are simple, like using our debit card instead of cash, some are harder like working from home and… Read More »

Online CITB Temporary Works Coordinator Courses

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So, you are looking to take a CITB Temporary Works Coordinator course and considering the option of online learning. We believe it’s an excellent choice. So let us explain about the CITB qualification and what you will experience with our Online CITB Temporary Works Coordinator Virtual classroom. Online CITB Temporary… Read More »

Online Nebosh Courses – Virtual Classroom

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So, you are looking to take a NEBOSH course and considering the option of online learning. We believe it’s an excellent choice. So let us explain about the NEBOSH qualification and what you will experience with our Online Nebosh Virtual classroom. Nebosh Virtual Classroom It’s important that first, we make… Read More »

Virtual Classroom Online Learning- Real Alternative or Gimmick ?

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  We are all experiencing massive changes to our day to day lives due to the pandemic. This is requiring us to adapt and make changes to the way we communicate with colleagues, friends and family. Fortunately with the technology and fast broadband available today many people are able to… Read More »

Virtual Training Courses – Live Training

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  The options to receive training is going through a dramatic change due to the social distancing restrictions. You now have exciting new choices as we utilise the 21st Centuries technology to bring Virtual training courses into your home or workplace. So what does this mean to you and what… Read More »

Have you considered virtual training?

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Recently life has changed so quickly and for so many, catching up with colleagues in the tea room has been replaced by Friday morning socials on Zoom. Heading to the pub for a friends birthday has been replaced by Saturday night pub quizzes on Kahoot. Even in today’s world of… Read More »

About Project Skills Solutions

Project Skills Solutions have been providing NRSWA training to individuals and companies since 2004. Our team are trained to give you the very best advice in your course selection and focussed on customer service.
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