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OH2020 Open for Bookings & Abstract Submissions

Professional Development Courses 20 April 2020 OH2020 Conference 21-23 April 2020 Marriott City Centre Hotel, Bristol Bookings & Abstract Submissions are OPEN Occupational Hygiene 2020 is the leading international conference in the field of worker health protection in the UK, focussing on occupational hygiene and the prevention of occupational ill-health and disease. Following on from the success of OH2019 which brought together a global audience, BOHS will once again be delivering an exciting programme which… Continue reading

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Fit2Fit scheme update, Alan Murray CEO (Health & Safety Matters, June 2019)

The latest edition of HSM is now available to download from the BSIF website or by clicking HERE FROM THE CEO’S DESK  Companies that have chosen to use Respiratory Protective Equipment need to ensure it is fit tested on the wearer’s face. Here, Alan Murray looks at the growth of the Fit2Fit scheme, and how you can comply with the law.  IN THE UK if an employer has chosen to use Respiratory   Protective Equipment (RPE)… Continue reading

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ANNOUNCEMENT: BOHS launches bespoke asbestos refresher training courses

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British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS), the Chartered Society for Worker Health Protection, has revised and re-launched its asbestos refresher courses series. The new RP402 (asbestos surveying refresher course) was made available  and RP405 (asbestos management)  are now available! The refresher courses, which were initially launched in October 2016, have been revised in response to feedback from training providers and candidates. The examination element has been removed from these courses as there was concern among candidates… Continue reading

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Fit2Fit RPE testing & training

Gully Howard Technical are proud to provide both Fit2Fit approved Quantitative (Ambient Particle Counting) Method & The Qualitative Method training courses. We provide accredited Fit2Fit professionals to deliver training. The Fit2Fit RPE Fit Test Providers Accreditation Scheme is designed to confirm the competency of any person performing facepiece fit testing. It is a legal requirement that workers using tight fitting respiratory protective equipment (face pieces/masks) must be fit tested by a competent person. This requirement… Continue reading

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Working together to tackle asbestos-related cancer with Phil Sloan CCP

Check out our asbestos expert Phil Sloan talking about his experience with asbestos as part of the IOSH NTTL campaign. Phil has been working with Gully Howard Technical since 2009. With over 18 years Industry experience Phil has grown into an excellent trainer who is highly valued by both his peers and those who are fortunate enough to be trained by him. Disciplined in many fields; Phil works also provides services that include confined space,… Continue reading

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Join us in raising awareness of asbestos

Check out Gully Howard Technical’s Asbestos Awareness 2018 Campaign Here: #AsAw2018 Since beginning my new role here at Gully Howard Technical I have experienced a steep learning curve regarding asbestos with which I have a good foundation of knowledge but am by no means an expert. However the biggest part of this learning I have come to know is that not enough people know the basics when it comes to asbestos. Sure, you mention the… Continue reading

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BOHS Annual conference is a huge success!

Now that the dust has settled we can take the time to reflect on what has arguably been the most successful BOHS conference so far! You can catch up with some of the presentations and workshops HERE Occupational Hygiene 2018 is the leading international conference in the field of worker health protection in the UK, focusing on occupational hygiene and the prevention of occupational ill-health and disease. Following on from the success of OH2017 which… Continue reading

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Domestic Energy Assessor (DEA) courses! Which one?

People regularly call and ask me why should they choose our 4 day EPC training course compared with other ‘condensed’ courses (that are designed to complete the portfolio work within the 4 or 5 day advertised class-time). The format of the course should be a major consideration when choosing the ideal course provider for your specific needs and background. I will try to explain why we have chosen our course format and the benefits of… Continue reading

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