Skills for Health

The Skills Platform is closing down

We regret to announce that effective Thursday 14th March 2024, the Skills Platform website will be closed down and replaced… Read More

4 January 2024

A brief history of phlebotomy

We all experience blood being taken at some point in our lives, but what you might not know is how… Read More

9 February 2023

Fact or Myth: Setting the Record Straight on Dental Myths

Working in general and specialist periodontal practices for over 25 years, Jane of Knowledge Oral Healthcare knows everything about dental… Read More

22 October 2022

What Are the Eight Principles of the Data Protection Act?

The UK Data Protection Act was originally designed to protect personal data stored on computers and paper filing systems. Since then, technology has evolved… Read More

12 December 2021

New 2021 Fire Legislation Marks Another Positive Step Since Grenfell

2021 marks the development of the Fire Safety Act and Building Safety Bill. The former has been approved by parliament… Read More

5 July 2021

Fire Marshal or Fire Warden? – Career Spotlight

Whether you're thinking of joining the service yourself or want to know what you can expect from them as a… Read More

27 May 2021

Brexit, IR35 and Soft Skills: The Changing Landscape of HR and Recruitment

Human Resources is a multi-faceted role that seems to be constantly shifting its area of control and influence. Here are… Read More

12 May 2021

Brownie Points: How To Survive An EHO Visit

EHO visits can be daunting and it can feel like inspectors are holding the survival of your business in their… Read More

29 April 2021

Planning Your Safeguarding Policies and Procedures: Key Legislation

Recent events have clearly demonstrated that a lack of comprehensive safeguarding policies and procedures can leave both you, your team… Read More

14 April 2021

Is ADHD a Learning Disability -Understanding Neurodiversity

ADHD has long been misunderstood. Once dismissed as "naughty children", those who deal with the condition deal with a range… Read More

15 March 2021