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How to spot the signs of dehydration and fix it

Dehydration (pronounced ˌdiː.haɪˈdreɪ.ʃən or dee·hai·dray·shn ) occurs when you use or lose more fluid than you take in, and your body doesn’t have enough water and other fluids to carry out its normal functions. Or to put it another way, a harmful reduction in the amount of water in the body. How to spot the signs of dehydration and fix[…]

Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan

Evacuating a building in the event of a fire can be tricky and confusing at the best of times. When evacuating people with reduced mobility or mental capacity the evacuation process is even more challenging. This is where a Personal Emergency Evacuation Plan comes in. Widely utilised in environments like hospitals and care homes, PEEPs should also be applied in[…]

Prepacked for Direct Sale Food – What You Need To Know

The requirements for food labelling for prepacked food for direct sale (known as PPDS) has changed in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. From 1st October 2021, food that is “prepacked for direct sale” now must have labelling that clearly details any allergens it contains. The change is because of Natasha’s Law, legislation laid in Parliament in September 2019 in The[…]

Saving lives and Saving the planet

We’re in the business of teaching people like you life saving skills. We’re also an environmentally conscious business, constantly striving to reduce, reuse and recycle wherever possible, doing our part to save the planet. We’re immensely proud to announce our brand new partnership with JUST ONE Tree. Our partnership means that every time you book on a course, we donate[…]

Freedom Day

Today (19th July 2021) is the so-called Freedom Day in the UK, where Covid-19 safety precautions are no longer legally mandated. Like all businesses, we have had to adapt how we operate since the outbreak of Covid. Today is Freedom Day, the day that the Government have decided that it’s appropriate for the legally mandated Covid restrictions to be removed,[…]

Covid-19 Statement (June ’21)

Things are always changing with regards to Covid-19; it’s a virus, after all. Here’s our latest position statement with regards to the virus, the pandemic & training courses. Covid-19 Statement Cheshire East Trading Standards confirm that, subject to standard COVID-19 safety protocols, all face to face training can continue, where online courses are unavailable or undesirable. This means that we[…]