Cumbria County Council


Choose Ouch because not all training is the same!



We have had a long standing relationship with Cumbria County Council; working together to ensure their organisations receive the highest quality health and safety training. During our partnership we have delivered a variety of courses to support their staff in a spectrum of job roles throughout Cumbria and the Carlisle area. Some of the training we have provided includes; IOSH Managing Safely, IOSH for Senior Exectutives, Manual Handling, Abrasive Wheels training, Paediatric and Adult First Aid.


What we’ve achieved

Working together with Cumbria County Council we have given:

  • 770 staff the skills to save a life
  • 150 people know how to safely operate abrasive wheels
  • 103 workers have the skills to move items without injuring themselves
  • 102 managers now have an understand of their health and safety responsibilities
  • 31 Senior Executives now know the importance of health and safety
  • 22 staff are trained to become Fire Marshals in their workplaces

What they thought of the training

89% of delegates totally enjoyed the training delivered by Ouch and 78% found the course content interesting and innovative.

“Really enjoyed the course as it was really relevant to my role. The trainer was extremely knowledgeable, but pitched the course content at a practical and easy to understand level, which made it fun and interesting.” Janice Sibbald – IOSH Managing Safely

“Great interactive course, the trainer made it fun with anecdotes to help you remember the course content better.” Mile Mulgrew – Emergency First Aid at Work

“I thoroughly enjoyed the course and the way it was delivered. I now feel more confident when changing a wheel.” Luke Charlton – Abrasive Wheels Operators Training