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Whether you ride motorbike or scooters for recreation, a job or commuting to work take extra care this winter.

Training 4 Safety is looking for a talented Lead Trainer that would like to give back their knowledge and experience to learners.

As we start to spend much more time inside through our home the winter months, it is time to think of your household safety.

Smoke detectors are a really critical item to have throughout your home because they become your eyes and ears if you're not around.

Mike Lindsay is a Northland Rescue Helicopter ambassador and a Northland business leader who believes locals should put extra emphasis on workplace safety this winter. 

Northlanders are encouraged to up-skill their four wheel drive skills and ability to drive safely off-road in the lead up to winter.

A globally recognised maritime training qualification being offered in Northland for the first time is now open for enrolments.

Welcome to our 21/22 Summer Safety Series! Check out these videos to learn all about keeping safe over Summer.

Training 4 Safety has become the first maritime training school in Northland able to deliver STCW, a globally recognised safety qualification.

When Mike Lindsay was collecting wood on a farm back in 2011 it was just a normal Kiwi day out. But that changed in an instant.

Here at Training 4 Safety, we specialise in competency-based training methods which focuses on teaching you practical, hands-on knowledge, which is perfect delivered as a refresher or as a first time training.

Here at Training 4 Safety, we are passionate about all types of safety, not just safety in the workplace. Here are some tips to keep in mind when planning a fun day at the beach this Summer.

COVID-19 has changed everyone’s way of life. Lockdown, business closures, travel bans, being unable to visit friends and families, and leaving workplaces, vehicles, and equipment unattended.

Not sure whether you need to do training for Unit Standards or just need to do a refresher? Here is a handy blog post that shows how to check if you have achieved Unit Standards or not.

A safe workplace is a productive place. Regardless of the type of business, safety is always a priority. Both the employer and employee have responsibilities when it comes to workplace safety, so full cooperation is required by both parties. Safety is a team effort!

Today, fire is much easier to make than it was. Throughout history, humans have spent quite some time grinding stones or wood to produce friction and make fire. Now, with more igniters at hand, it takes a second or two to light your grill during your summer barbecue (bbq) party or your cozy fireplace during winter.

If there’s something strange in your neighbourhood. Who you gonna call? Everybody knows that… Ghostbusters! But in cases of emergency such as a fire in your workplace, Wardens are in charge.

Earlier today, I was just restfully seated in front of my computer while relishing my coffee to my hearts’ content, inside an ambient and comfortable room. And after just an hour and a half of walking through an entertaining workbook of informative videos and short written materials online… voila! I am now an “Emergency Warden Training” certificate holder, thanks to Training 4 Safety’s online training system!

You probably see fire extinguishers everywhere, but do you know how to use one? In this post, we are going to provide tips on the do’s and don’ts of using a fire extinguisher. The thought of using a fire extinguisher doesn’t have to be intimidating!

You might not know that Training 4 Safety can create industry specific, tailor-made courses for your business! Whether you work in the forestry, construction, elderly care, or hospitality industry, Training 4 Safety can create a perfect course that is suitable for your workplace.

Having awareness of workplace safety is key to avoiding incidents and being well-prepared and knowledgeable of hazards.

We are super excited to present one of our newest courses – ECE Industry Specific Emergency Warden course. We have worked very hard to ensure this course is interesting and fun as well as relatable and relevant for all teachers and staff. All our courses, including this one, have been thoroughly researched and vetted by industry professionals. This ensures the content within the course is exactly what you need to know.

Fire safety training is so important for your company. As a business owner, you will be well aware that operating a business entails many complex and varied responsibilities.

Yes, we offer fire safety training such as the use of Fire Extinguishers and Suppression, becoming an Emergency or Fire Warden, and general Workplace Safety Awareness, but did you know we also offer a Hot Works and Safety Watch course?

We live in a society that is ever-changing. In this modern world, the need for youth in various industries and for professional training to be learnt in school is growing.

Evacuation schemes for fire and emergency situations are vital for the effective running of a business.