September Newsletter

The spring flowers are starting to appear, and many workplaces are looking for ways to help their teams recharge their batteries and get back into the zone following winter. That’s why, this month, our newsletter focuses on wellbeing – both physical and mental – in the workplace.

Happy and safe employees are good for your bottom line, so we’ve compiled some tips on increasing staff wellbeing, satisfaction and productivity.

Read our September newsletter online for full details.

June Newsletter

Our June Newsletter came out on Friday. This was focused on looking after yourself and your team in these winter months.

We have information on healthy heating and Dry July as well as information on workplace bullying, positive communication and tools for coping with depression.

We also have updates on the influenza vaccination shortage and important information on accelerated silicosis.

Read all the articles in the June newsletter here.

June, July & August Training Calendar

Our latest Training Calendar is out now for June, July & August.

We have now launched a 4 hour Basic First Aid Course, and this starts next week. This entry level course is perfect for those that require basic First Aid knowledge including office workers, community groups, or stay at home parents. There are also no assessments with this course.

We have more Saturday course dates over the next few months for both the basic and our workplace course, and our 12 hour comprehensive courses are also coming up on June 25/26, July 16/17 and August 19/20.

Download your copy of the calendar here.

May Newsletter

Our May Newsletter came out yesterday. May is a month full of important health awareness dates in New Zealand and globally so we have plenty of info relating to what is going on. We have articles focused on lung health, with information on Silica Dust, the risks of Organic Solvents and Respirator Fit Testing for your employees.

Is your workplace getting behind Pink Shirt Day this Friday, May 17? We will be throwing on our pink shirts and will be holding shared lunches in our Auckland and Christchurch offices.

Read all the articles in the May newsletter here.

April, May & June Training Calendar

Our latest Training Calendar is out now for April, May & June.

We still have a few spots left on our $99 First Aid special which are running over the next two weeks. The first dates for our Electrical Workers CPR & First Aid are also coming up during May and June.

The 4 day British Occupational Hygiene Society (BOHS) IP402 – Surveying and Sampling Strategies for Asbestos in Buildings course is coming up on Tuesday May 7 to Friday May 10.

Download your copy of the calendar here.

March Newsletter

Our March newsletter is out today. It has been a challenging and emotional month here in Christchurch and indeed all across Aotearoa.

For workplaces one way we can look after our people is by protecting their health. At this time of the year this often means guarding them from contracting the Flu. Our Flu Vaccination programme began on March 18 in Christchurch and the rest of the country will be vaccinating from Monday.

In this update we have all the information you need to book your workplace flu vaccinations including a link to our online booking request form. We also look at the mental health of our employees ensuring that it is a top priority at this time and we have included information on the 1737 support service.

In addition the new oral fluid drug testing standard was released this month and we have information on this as well as information on our relaunched Electrical Workers first aid course. 

Take care over the coming weeks — ensuring we are all kind, understanding and tolerant. Read the newsletter here.

March, April & May Training Calendar

Our latest Training Calendar is out now for March, April and May.

We have relaunched our Electrical Workers CPR & First Aid – a 2 hour hands-on course which is designed to ensure your team and workplace is safety compliant and meets the requirements of the Electrical Workers Registration Board.

Our 8 hour workplace first aid course is now available on Saturdays – a perfect time to update your skills away from the busy work week.

Download your copy of the calendar here.

February 2019 Health, Safety and Wellness Update

In this months update we have all the information you need to book your workplace flu vaccinations, which this year includes an easy to use online booking request form. With Hearing Awareness Week coming up next week we have information on hearing health, how TriEx can support you and how to sign up for Silent March. We also congratulate Professor Bill Glass on being awarded Senior New Zealander of the Year, as well as an update on our First Aid training courses including some great feedback we received from a nervous attendee. 

Read the full stories here.

February & March Training Calendar

Our latest Training Calendar is out now for February and March.

Our 12 Hour Comprehensive First Aid (CF) is now available as a public course over 2 days, covering Unit Standards 6402, 6401 and 6400.

If you have previously completed Unit Standards 6402 and 6401 within the past 3 months, you can sit the 4 hour Unit Standard 6400 (CF+) which TriEx runs monthly.

Download your copy of the calendar here.

First Aid Unit Standard Changes

With the 26551 and 26552 Unit Standards expiring at the end of this year, TriEx have proactively moved our First Aid Training to align to the amended 6400 series unit standards.

All of our 8 hour Workplace First Aid courses now cover Unit Standards 6402 and 6401 (Level 2) and attendees can choose to have the Unit Standards registered with NZQA on the day.

Our 12 hour Comprehensive First Aid course is available as a public or private course, completing 64026041 and 6400 over two days.

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