Consultancy

Health and Safety Training

Training for all Models of Mechanical Equipment

Welcome to First In Training & Consultancy

We offer a wide range of Health and Safety courses as well as training and consultancy services tailor made for your business to help you develop and succeed. At FITAC, we are passionate about maintaining high standards of training along with health and safety within your business, but it is also our intention to help you reduce the risk of accidents occurring, lower your costs as a result, and ensure that your business is a safe place to work in.

Our methodology is simple. “We don’t work for our customers, we work with them” and that means being there when they need us, going beyond their expectations and always delivering more than what is required. We enjoy seeing our customers succeed and with our help, they will continue to be successful in the future.

Great training module, very interesting and informative. Delivered in a professional manner. Such awareness that most of the staff who attended either went out that same day and bought a fire alarm or changed the location of their alarm at Home!

Ciara Carolan

General Manager, Bellingham Castle

We found FITAC to be an excellent partner for our Training Requirements in our Logistics Business. The program they delivered was perfectly tailored to our business needs which resulted in out Team getting the maximum benefits from each session. The Trainer who delivered the program, Mario, was fantastic and brought a brilliant approach which was both practical and engaging. Based on both my Team and my experience with FITAC I would have no issue in recommending them to any organisation.

Hugh Hennessy.

Site General Manager., Primeline Logistics.

FITAC have provided a crucial service in our fast paced warehouse and distribution center.
They have helped identify areas of opportunity for up-skilling and cross training of our warehouse operatives, which has had a beneficial effect on the team .
Ciaran is extremely accommodating and flexible.
He is a talented public speaker who engages with the audience, to enhance the learning experience.

I would highly recommend FITAC for your training, and consultancy needs.
Eleanor Traynor

BWG Foods

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

Highly recommend this company and their staff. Have completed 2 courses with them and left each course feeling confident and capable of carrying out training. The tutors are very helpful, leave themselves available for any queries after the courses.

– Karen B

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

I recently attended a course on ergonomics and found it to be very interesting and informative. The trainer was very professional and friendly and explained everything to us, he followed up with sending us on further information for our assistance. This is a very good course for health and safety in the work place.

– Y Conneely

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

The instructor Ciaran was very professional and was very knowledgeable on the area covered. He was well able to answer any query that came his way. The course was very detailed with appropriate examples to go with the topic that was being covered. I highly recommend Ciaran his company for training with any company.
Kevin Knox

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

Very good training. Out team learned a lot of interesting in helpful things. Trainer was engaging and made everyone feel interested. Would highly recommend!
– Gabriela V

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

Top trainer – Ciaran delivered an interesting manual handling course to the team. He was to the point and ensured that everyone was clued in due to the nature of how he delivered the course. Would recommend 100%. Thanks again.
– Conor C

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

Really enjoyed the course. Very informative and efficient, best manual training course I’ve been on. Highly recommend
– Niamh K

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY!

I found the course on fire safety and fire extinguisher use very informative, interesting, engaging and relevant to our work setting and even domestic settings. Our instructor at the time, Ciaran, was very knowledgeable about the subject. I highly recommend FITAC.
– Jordan

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Experience

FITAC are recognised as the go-to training experts within the Warehousing, Construction, Industrial and Healthcare areas, with specialist experienced trainers for each sector.

With over 50 years experience in these areas, our experts are qualified and recognised by many of the awarding bodies and we can design a course to suit your training needs, regardless of your organisation size.

Trusted

Here at FITAC, we are recognised as the trainer of choice for many companies within the private and public sector. We have a wide range of clients from multinational logistics companies to public hospitals. We have referred many of our qualified trainees on to full time employers within many of our specialised sectors, and we have gained a trusted reputation within these sectors for providing high quality staff.

Responsive

We always listen and understand your needs right from the very first contact. We can design tailor made programmes for all your mechanical training needs.

We will also conduct training in-house at your premises at a time that’s convenient for you, ensuring minimum disruption to operations and productivity.