Improving mental health in the workplace

For many of us, we spent large portions of our week at work. The working landscape in the UK, and for most of the world, has changed. New technologies and easier communication have altered how we approach employment. This has led to many issues, such as higher stress levels and… Read More »

Is bullying in the workplace an HR or health and safety issue?

While workplaces should be an environment where employees feel safe and can get on with their job, this isn’t always the case. Even though conflict can arise at times which is only natural when you put several people in a room together for hours every day, one-off disagreements are a… Read More »

Negative Body Image – How To Overcome It

So, it’s Mental Health Awareness Week – and we couldn’t feel more proud! With this year’s theme being Body Image, we’ll be discussing the stigma’s behind body image and how to be body confident in 2019. What Is Body Image? Body Image – what is it? Well, body image are… Read More »

How Effective Is Mental Health First Aid Training?

Awareness around poor mental health within workplaces has progressed massively in recent years. The Mental Health First Aid training programme was developed to help employers spot the signs of poor mental health. But the question is….does it actually work? Even though mental health and the impact it can have for… Read More »

New Survey Reveals the Extent of Workplace Stress

A few months ago we looked at stress at work – How Bad is Workplace Stress in the UK? – and we found that 59% of respondents said that work is the main cause of stress in their lives. Long working hours and the work (or lack of work) by… Read More »

Drugs Use and Health and Safety at Work

It goes without saying that being under the influence of drugs at work– whether illicit or certain prescription drugs – can seriously impact not only the ability of an employee to do their job but health and safety in general. A report found that out of 1.6 million workers who… Read More »

How Bad Is Workplace Stress In The UK?

The stigma around mental health and the workplace is starting to erode however major problems still exist for many British workers. Suffering from stress, anxiety and/or depression can pose big problems not just for the individual themselves but for the wider workforce. Poor concentration levels, lack of interest in work… Read More »

Staying Safe At Work Over The Festive Season

What do you associate with this time of year? Snow, presents, family? What about that feeling of regret the next morning after the works’ Christmas party? For many of us, the festive season is a time to drink a bit more than is recommended and while this generally makes for… 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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