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FRS Training

Derryvale, Roscrea, Roscrea, Tipperary, Ireland

FRS Training offers a wide range of QQI accredited training programs nationwide.

Responding to the training needs of Irish Industry we offer industry leading construction skills and health and safety courses, including safe pass, forklift training, manual handling, CSCS, machine ticket training to the industry sector and practical skills, people skills, communication skills, customer service, IT skills, managing people, train the trainer, craft skills (to name a few)to the wider public who wish to broaden their career or personal development.

QQI Healthcare courses are conducted by our experienced and reputable tutors in the areas of care skills, care support, palliative support, care of the older person, Care provision and Practice, Communications, Infection prevention and Control, Safety and Health at work and Work Experience..

Horticulture skills training, including plant care and maintenance, horticulture tools and equipment, machinery operations and maintenance, and pesticide handing and application courses are widely available throughout the country.

Agricultural training, including farm safety training, tractor driving skills, safe handling of  chemicals are offered by expert training consultants who can assist you with your farm assessment and safety statements.
Our clients include Corporate Businesses, Industrial Companies, Community Employment Schemes training and Individual People who want to upskill. FRS has been serving customers since 1980 and has changed and adapted to meet market demand.

Search our full range of courses on our website or call one of our sales team to discuss your questions and needs.  Our courses are continuously developing and we believe that there is always a requirement to self-improve, develop new skills and try something new.  We are here to bring you through that journey and find the right course to meet your needs.

FRS Training is part of the FRS Network. FRS Network is a co-operative organisation established in 1980 for the provision of skilled people to meet customer requirements. Through growth and diversification FRS has expanded into five distinct divisionsintrinsically linked through the supply of expertly skilled people – Farm Relief Services, Fencing, Training, Recruitment & Homecare. Providing the people you need when you need them… FRS has a network of 20 offices nationwide, 2,000 staff, 20,000 customers, €30m turnover, head office in Roscrea, Co. Tipperary and expanding.

Basic Scaffolding Inspection Training

This course provides the necessary skills and knowledge needed to enable attendees to inspect scaffolds correctly. The course will give trainees a thorough understanding of :Regulatons and Approved Codes of Practice; Scaffolding terminology; Tubes, boards and fittings;Ladders, Scaffold ties; Construction of basic access scaffolds (including: independent, birdcage, towers & system scaffolds).

CSCS Basic Scaffolding

Purpose of this course is to provide participants with the opportunity to become, competent in applying the skills, knowledge & attitudes associated with the safe erection /dismantling of scaffolding

CSCS Experienced Mobile Access Tower

Purpose of this course is to provide participants with the opportunity to become, competent in applying the skills, knowledge & attitudes associated with the safe erection /dismantling of Mobile Access Towers

Experienced Forklift Programme

This course is designed to create safety awareness for experienced forklift truck operators so as to avoid possible accidents in their workplace by teaching the participant how to operate the forklift truck safely. Training is generally carried out in your own workplace or alternatively some other suitable venue can be arranged. There must be a…

Experienced Operator - 180 Excavator

The purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to minimise the…

Experienced Operator - 360 Excavator

The purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to minimise the…

Experienced Operator - Articulated Dumper

The purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to minimise the…

Experienced Operator - Mini Digger

The purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to minimise the…

Experienced Operator - Site Dumper

The purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to minimise the…

Experienced Operator - Slinger Signaller

This purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machine and operation. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to…

Experienced Operator - Telescopic Handler

The purpose of this one day course is to assess the operators ability to operate the machine to an acceptable standard. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators operating on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card for particular machines. This course will give them the required knowledge on how to minimise the…

Health & Safety At Roadworks - Flagman

The course is intended for outdoor staff employed by Local Authorities, Public Utilities, and private sector contractors and other persons involved in works on public roads. Participants may be general operatives and supervisory staff.

Home Repairs and Maintenance

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to work under supervision and with others to carry home repairs and maintenance so as to increase their skill set and employability.

Lorry Mounted Crane (HIAB)

This Course is designed to provide candidates with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enable them to operate crane to load and unload safely. *Introduction to the course *Duties of operator *Responsibilities of operator * Pre-Shift inspections *Maintenance of machines *Hazards associated when operating the machine *Inspections of machine before use *Risk assessment in working…

Manual Handling

Introduction to Manual Handling Legislation on manual handling – 2005 Act: The Manual Handling Regulations 2007: Structure and functions of the spine How various parts of the human body function when lifting, pushing and pulling Flexibility as a basic requirement in the prevention of spinal injury Muscle action Principles of lifting and moving techniques Work…

Manual Handling Instructors

Manual Handling Legislation, Anatomy, Physiology and Biomechanics Manual Handling Risk Assessment Training Needs Analysis and Programme Design Preparation for Training Delivery Delivery and Assessment Evaluation of Training

New Entrant - 180 Excavator

This purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to operate the machine under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used. This…

New Entrant - 360 Excavator

This purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to operate the machine under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used. This…

New Entrant - Articulated Dumper

This purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to operate the machine under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used. This…

New Entrant - Mini Digger

The purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to operate the machine under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used. This…

New Entrant - Site Dumper

The purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to operate the machine under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used. This…

New Entrant - Slinger/Signaller

This purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to direct cranes carrying loads under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used.…

New Entrant - Telescopic Handler

This purpose of this three day course is to teach the participant general skills to be able to operate the machine under supervision. Under the 2006 Construction Regulations all machine operators working on construction sites must have a valid CSCS card or valid CSCS trainee operators card for the item of plant being used. This…

Novice Forklift Programme

This course is designed to give participants the skills and Knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely. It involves theory and practical with various types of loads. There is an individual assessment of the operator’s ability given at the end of the training. This course is intended for Drivers with no certification, New drivers…

Refresher Forklift Programme

This course is designed to keep participant up to date with any changes in forklift operations, Health & Safety Authority guidance on forklift trucks states that operators should undergo refresher training to keep them from developing bad habits and practices. It involves theory and practical with various types of loads. There is an individual assessment…

Safe Pass Training

The Safe Pass Programme is a one-day Safety Awareness training programme aimed at all construction site personnel, including new entrants, to ensure that they have a basic knowledge of health and safety. Participants are issued with a safe pass card by SOLAS following successful completion of the course (cards will take a number of weeks…

Scaffolding Inspection

This course is desinged to develop the participants understanding of scaffolding componets, forms of construction and inspection porcedures for non desinged scaffolds, to comply with the current legislation and codes of practice.

Traditional Stone Wall Construction Skills

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to build a range of traditional stone walls from plans working under supervision

Working at Heights

2006 Work at Height Regulations Fall Prevention Permanent work platforms Temporary work platforms (Scaffolding) MEWP (Mobile Elevated Work Platforms) Edge protection Roofwork FALL PROTECTION: Safety netting Safety Harness (care, certification, storage of harness) Lanyard (SWL) Anchorage points Ladder Safety Inspections and the Risk Assessment process Accident prevention and investigation.

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