Does Work-Related Stress Affect My Mental Health?

According to the World Health Organisation, the average adult spends one third of their life at work, although this might seem like an underestimation for many who tend to work much longer than the typical 9-5. It is perhaps unsurprising therefore that work-related stress can be one of the biggest contributors to poor mental health.…

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Stop. Make a Change 2020

Across the construction industry, the conversation around mental health awareness has rarely been more vital. With the uncertainty surrounding upcoming construction projects, Brexit worries and the challenges facing open worksites attempting to follow ‘COVID-secure’ safety protocols, the sector as a whole is experiencing immense pressure.…

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10 Essential Tips to Work from Home More Productively

Understanding how work-related stress can lead to deeper mental health problems is the first step to protecting yourself against it. Acknowledging that work can be stressful and that the new ‘Work from Home’ norm has brought with it a host of different challenges, all of which can be incredibly wearing and demanding, is a vital first step.…

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From Parolee to Professional - A Second Chance in the Rail Industry

Imagine the heightened anxiety for those looking for work in the current job market whilst trying to navigate the stigma of parole, having been released from prison during the COVID-19 pandemic. As well as facing all the usual challenges associated with finding your feet in society again, people in this position have come out into a world that has completely changed, possibly forever.…

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Zero Suicide Alliance Mental Health Awareness Month

The Zero Suicide Alliance has nationally rolled out a free online Step Up training module which focuses on supporting people who may be encountering mental health issues as the pandemic plays out. The move comes as the UK records a 'concerning' rise in coronavirus cases with 3,000 new infections being confirmed this week – the highest daily rise since May.…

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CourseSight Links with CSCS in System Update

The CourseSight team is pleased to announce the launch of our latest competence management initiative for the construction industry. Having been the smart technology provider for the CSCS card for…

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Host Your E-Learning Courses with CourseSight

Managing e-learning courses through the CourseSight training marketplace has just got even simpler. With the most recent system update, the CourseSight Team aimed to significantly reduce our training…

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CourseSight 2020 New Functionality Launch

The CourseSight Team is excited to announce the release of a range of new updates that have been carefully designed to further enhance the functionality of our training management system.…

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Lighthouse Club 2019 Impact Report

Today the Lighthouse Club have published their fourth annual impact report which communicates to the industry, supporters and stakeholders, the impact that we are making and how we are helping to make a difference to our construction community.…

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