Accreditations and Health & Safety

We are very proud of our many health and safety partnerships and industry accreditation’s as they demonstrate our continued investment into safe working practices and the continual positive development of our team.

Alcumus SafeContractor is the market-leading health & safety accreditation system, helping contractors and organisations become healthier, safer, and stronger.

SafeContractor delivers a tailored health and safety accreditation allowing contractors to showcase their capabilities to potential customers.

Altius VA Ltd was founded in 2007 by its current directors to provide significant benefits to anyone working with, or within, a supply chain. Extensive experience in complex and demanding supply chains, combined with a proven track record of using modern information technology, give Altius a unique ability to quickly deliver valuable benefits to both clients and suppliers.

Altius VA are registered members of Safety Schemes In Procurement (SSIP).

REFCOM is the UK’s number one provider of F-Gas certification. As such we offer a market leading range of benefits with certification.


All personnel carrying out installation, commissioning, decommissioning, repairing, maintenance or servicing of stationary refrigeration, air-conditioning or heat pump equipment that contains or is designed to contain F-Gas refrigerants must hold the relevant designated qualifications stated in regulation 2067/2014.

Many construction and site managers request that their workers hold a SKILLcard before coming on site.

Membership of the scheme is confirmed through the issue of an Engineering Services SKILLcard. Engineering Services SKILLcard is affiliated to the pan-industry Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS). The terms of affiliation ensure that Engineering Services SKILLcard complies with the requirements of CSCS. There is no need, therefore, for separate registration with CSCS.

PASMA, the international not-for-profit association for the mobile access tower industry. Representing the interests of manufacturers, suppliers, specifiers and users, it provides and oversees the industry standard training scheme and is a major publisher of safety-related knowledge, information and guidance.

UKATA is a leading authority on asbestos training, a not for profit association established in 2008 with a set purpose in mind: to be recognised as the asbestos industry’s most eminent training association.

UKATA is committed to both maintaining and improving higher standards of asbestos training through ongoing monitoring of UKATA-approved training providers.

The success of UKATA has been driven by industry, who acknowledge that the standards delivered by UKATA Members offers assurance that delegates have received quality training from a provider who has proven competency at the highest level.

HSS Training is the specialist training division of the UK’s original tool and equipment hire company, HSS Hire Group.

We offer over 200 industry recognised training courses that are professionally delivered via 60 qualified trainers to individuals and organisations throughout the UK and Ireland.

Course categories include: Workplace Safety, Working at Height, Health & Safety, Rail, Passport Schemes, Professional Development and E-Learning. We take the advice and support of relevant external organisations wherever we may need it and are accredited with OHSAS18001, Safe-HIRE and ISO9000 certification.

We deliver structured and bespoke courses via over 50 fully equipped Centres of Excellence. Our facilities make an ideal learning environment, however, we can deliver training almost anywhere – be it your premises or on site at a location of your choice.

Each year we deliver thousands of training days to satisfied clients – we’re a truly unique one-stop training solution. Just choose the course, tell us the venue and leave the rest to us. Or, if you know what you’re looking for book direct online.