G-Cloud 9 (G9) supplier list for cloud computing services. The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has awarded EssentialSkillz a place on the G-Cloud 9 (G9) supplier list for cloud computing services. EssentialSkillz has been successful in achieving supplier status and can now offer its compliance solutions to public sector organisations looking to streamline their online safety
EssentialSkillz, have launched a new product that enables any client to deploy and update fully editable off the shelf training from the EssentialSkillz training library in their own LMS, without the need to re-upload course files after editing. CourseLink will enable a client that already has a central Learning Management System to launch the courses
Cybercrime: The growing mencace Over the last few decades crime has changed. Traditional crimes such as theft and burglary have declined and criminal gangs have taken a digital road, exploring and exploiting new opportunities, those offered by the Internet, the ever expanding world of e-commerce and online banking. Nobody really knows how big Cybercrime is
Disciplinary Procedures: ‘Misconduct’ in the workplace refers to unacceptable or improper behaviour. This includes failing to reach performance goals and business expectations, persistent lateness or unauthorised absence from work. Misconduct is classed as ‘gross’ when the behaviour is more serious, for example, physical violence, insubordination, theft and gross negligence. An organisation’s Code of Conduct should
Modern Day Slavery Slavery is a term most people associate with events in history such as when Africans were forcibly taken across the Atlantic to work on plantations. You might think it ended when it was abolished by most countries in the 19th century. But today, millions of men, women and children around the world
CPR Training : Empower your employees to save lives CPR stands for cardiopulmonary resuscitation. CPR is an emergency procedure that combines chest compression often with artificial ventilation. It is used to provide oxygenated blood to reach the brain, heart and other organs in someone whose heart and breathing have stopped and until emergency services arrive.
COSHH Explained: Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Every year, thousands of workers are made ill by exposure to hazardous substance. These illnesses range widely from lung cancer to skin disease, costing millions of pounds to society and industry. COSHH stands for the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health. Under the Control of Substances Hazardous
Workplace Bullying- The Equality Act 2010 According to ACAS, Bullying is defined as ‘offensive, intimidating, malicious or insulting behaviour, an abuse or misuse of power through means intended to undermine, humiliate, denigrate or injure the recipient’. Harassment is defined by the Equality Act 2010 as any form of behaviour that makes an individual feel intimidated
The UK Bribery Act 2010 Globally, Bribery and Corruption is big business. But, does it really affect you and your organisation? The World Bank has estimated that over $1 Trillion is paid annually in bribes and no country is exempt. What about the UK? Research performed by Transparency International UK in 2011, revealed that 1.9%
Asbestos Awareness is a phrase we have all heard, but do we really know what it is? Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral which has been used as a construction material for thousands of years. However, it was the Industrial Revolution that put asbestos to commercial use, specifically due to its wide range of properties.
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