You will need to contact Solas for a replacement Safe Pass card. Their phone number is 01 5332500. Their website is http://www.solas.ie/Pages/Safepass.aspx
Lost a Certificate for Manual Handling or Abrasive Wheels provided by Seamus O’Sullivan Training? There are strict rules regarding the re-issue of training certs.
If you require a new certificate, please click the following link to request a new one. Click Here
The office will have to do a search and provided all the information provided in the on-line form matches the records on file, you will be issued with a new certificate. It will take at least 14 days before the office will be able to issue a replacement certificate. There will be a fee to pay.
A PPS Number is a Personal Public Service number (PPSN) and is a unique reference number given to you that helps you access social welfare benefits and public services in Ireland.
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Course Times are as follows.
Courses start 8 AM sharp & finishes at 5.15 PM
What is E-learning?
E-learning (occasionally described online learning) is a term used for the delivery of training/knowledge/education using technological based methods. This type of learning is often delivered via digital electronic means, e.g. by the use of a computer, or a smart phone. This type of learning is getting very popular and is an ideal method for the delivery of some Training courses. Universities, such as Trinity College Dublin, U.C.D. the University of Strathclyde, Solas and large growing number of organisations such as Liebherr, IOSH, the H.S.A. the Law society of Ireland and the CIF (Construction Industry Federation) deliver good quality courses via these methods.
The advantages of E-learning include the following –
What is M-learning?
M-learning or mobile learning is a popular method used to provide training including refresher training to train employees in the modern workplace. There is a feasible and growing reliance among the modern workforce to use mobile devices to carry out research, access e-mails, and these devices provide an ideal method to attend some training courses. Its uses has been helped with the following changes –
The use of m-learning when combined with blended learning, or instructor led training is a remarkable opportunity for learners to take part in mandatory training, to refresh their knowledge of the latest health and safety requirements, and to learn new skills.
What is micro learning?
Microlearning, often called bite-sized learning, is a term used by organisations to provide formal and informal learning. It usually consists of a short, up to 5 minutes, focused learning module designed to meet a specific learning outcome. These modules are accessible on multiple devices and these learning modules make them ideal for just in time training.
What is blended learning?
Blended learning allows you to train your learners is lots of ways. It often involves the provision of top quality audio and video media and is often described as the best of both worlds. Blended learning is a term used to describe the learning available from a course which is made up of both an e-learning course and face to face training in a classroom setting. Traditional classrooms are also benefiting from technological changes and can now include both a physical training room or a virtual classroom. This type of training combines the muscle of both traditional and online learning methods.. If the learner encounters any problem, difficulties , Seamus O Sullivan Training can be contacted and Seamus will be delighted to clarify any issues. Certificates from both blended learning and face to face training are usually the same.
The success of any training module depends on the provision of the correct information in a suitable manner to the chosen audience. Modern Training methods such as m-learning, e-learning and blended learning rely on having a suitable qualified and competent trainer who is fully up-to date with training methods and who is a subject matter expert.
Virtual Reality (VT)
VT s a digital based location that simulates a realistic location.
Augmented Reality (AR)
AR is getting popular in some training environments, as it deals with the real environment augmented by a digital creation.
To attend a Solas Safe Pass course you MUST arrive to the course with two recently taken passport type photos. It is required that the photos are of good quality. Poor quality photos will be rejected by Solas. you will NOT be allowed attend the Safe Pass course if you arrive with poor quality photos. See below some pointers which might be of assistance. The photographer that take the photos is usually aware of the requirements. If you get photos from a machine in a photo booth, you might need to adjust the seat as if it is too low part of your head might be missing on the photo.
The two photos that you bring MUST (for admin purposes) be identical and show a close up of your face and the top of your shoulders so that your face takes up between 70% and 80% of the frame.
Tips to consider when getting your photos taken.
Tips to consider regarding your expression while the photo is being taken.
The size of the two photos
If you have a disability that prevents you meeting all of these requirements, Contact this office by sending an e-mail to email@example.com and we will be very happy to help you.
The H.S.A. is the Health and Safety Authority in Ireland.
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