Education Development

Encouraging a Love of Reading with a Competitive Element: The Benefits of the Readathon

15 August 2018
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

There are some books that can literally encourage an entire generation to fall in love with reading. As far as parents, caregivers and educators would hope, this could be the starting point that will allow a young person to embark upon a lifelong love affair with the written word. It's really all about discovering the first book that is suitably engaging and fun to read. The enjoyable nature of reading can take on a fun and competitive element with a readathon, which is an ideal way for a school or community group to raise funds while promoting literacy and encouraging the ongoing love of books. Read More …

3 Popular Training Courses For Office Staff

24 April 2018
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

If you operate a business, you may be wondering about the different training courses which are available. Sending your staff away on a training course is a great way to increase their confidence and skills. Below is a guide to 3 popular safety training courses you may wish to make available to your staff. First aid training First aid training will provide your staff members with the skills they need to offer assistance to people who are injured or unwell. Read More …

4 Checks Before Loading Dangerous Goods

20 December 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

People who are undergoing training to qualify to transport dangerous goods, such as pathogen samples, are taught how to check the consignment before loading it for transportation. This article discusses some of the necessary checks that have to be conducted before shipment. Matching Documents to Packages Always confirm to make sure that the documents which you have been given match the packages of dangerous goods that you are going to transport. Read More …

What to Expect During Confined Space Training

13 November 2017
 Categories: Education & Development, Blog

Confined space training came about as a result of the many health and safety regulations in place in Australia. By definition, a 'confined space' is an enclosed space that is not safe for people to work in due to the lack of ventilation. This can create a dangerous environment to work in, and unfortunately, fatal accidents in confined spaces have been common. Training is of paramount importance for anyone operating in a confined space, whether they function as a supervisor, manager, or worker. Read More …

About Me
The Benefits Of Lifelong Learning

If you are interested in discovering the benefits of embarking on the journey of lifelong learning, you are in the right place. My name is Scott and this is my education and development blog. I will be discussing many topics such as the best schools, trade development courses and personal skills classes for you. I was a latecomer to the world of learning. However, when my boss sent me away for additional training, I had a fabulous time and learnt a lot of new stuff which helped me to build my confidence. Since then, I have focused on learning all I can.