Avalon Insulation Services Ltd operates a strict training and re-training programme. This policy has been adopted throughout the company for all work disciplines.
Training records are held for every operative, which detail all Health & Safety training, management training, specific process training, and training on the use of plant, tools, equipment and machinery.
Regular tool-box talks are undertaken by supervisors to remind operatives of safe working practices and the associated Health & Safety requirements.
Operatives are actively encouraged to seek further opportunities by requesting further training, that is relevant to their occupation.
All operatives that work on construction sites hold a CSCS card (Construction Safety Certification Scheme), approved by the CITB.
Supervisors hold SSSTS certification.
Site Managers hold SMSTS certification.
Most operatives are PASMA trained for the safe erection and use of mobile towers.
Most operatives are also IPAF trained for the safe and competent use of Scissor Lifts and Telescopic booms (cherry pickers).