Safe Pass – Castleblayney

Venue: Castleblayney



  • Wednesday 15th
  • Thursday 23rd
  • Wednesday 29th


  • Wednesday 5th
  • Thursday 13th
  • Wednesday 19th
  • Thursday 27th


  • Wednesday 3rd
  • Thursday 11th
  • Thursday 18th
  • Wednesday 24th

Times: 8am-4:30pm


Description: Designed to raise the standard of safety awareness in the Construction Industry, this 1 day course ensures that all site personnel undergo basic health and safety awareness training with the aim of making a positive contribution to the prevention of accidents and avoidance of health hazards.

Course Content:

  • The Reasons for promoting Safety
  • Health and Safety at Work Legislation
  • Accident Reporting and Emergency Procedure
  • Accident Prevention
  • Health and Hygiene
  • Introduces key topics of Manual Handling, Working at Heights, Working at Electricity, Underground and Overhead Services
  • Use of hand held equipment and tools
  • Personal Protective Equipment (P.P.E.)
  • Safe use of vehicles
  • Noise and vibrations
  • Excavations and confined spaces


  • Must be over 16 years of age
  • Must bring along 2 passport sized photographs, PPS number and Photo I.D.

Method of Delivery:

  • PowerPoint presentation
  • Videos
  • Group discussion
  • Multiple choice assessment.

Experienced Agricultural Tractor Driving

This tractor driving training course covers the safe driving of a tractor, pre-use maintenance, safety checks, recognition of the controls and instruments.

During the assessment the tractor is to be driven safely around a course including reversing with a tractor.

Course content:

  • Legal aspects of Tractor operation
  • Identify any hazards specific to the site, task and machine
  • Identify and explain function of all instruments and controls on the machine
  • Operator pre checks
  • Attaching an implement to 3 point linkage
  • Attaching PTO
  • Safety working around overhead powerlines
  • Safe Operation & Manoeuvring
  • Trailer safety

Certification: On successful completion of this tractor driving course and assessment candidates will obtain a Donaghy Safety Training Card


  • Candidates must be a least 16 year
  • Previous Experience is required

Emergency First Aid (Defib & CPR) *PHECC Accredited Trainer*

The course is designed to allow participants to attain a basic understanding of key First Aid situations and their treatment. It will enable participants to act as a back up to First Aid Responders in an occupation setting or in response to an emergency prior to the arrival of more qualified personnel.

Course Content

  • An Introduction to First Aid
  • Casualty Assessment
  • Heart Disease
  • CPR and choking on adults
  • Wounds and bleeding
  • Burns
  • Poisons

Venue: Donaghy Safety Training, Newtowncunningham Business Park, Lifford, Donegal

Dates: None Currently Available

Times: 9.30am Start

Certification: Successful candidates will receive a Donaghy Safety Training Certificate

Group Rates Available

To reserve a place please contact 074 91 40481/086 6033927



FAR (First Aid Responder)

First Aid Response (FAR) is a new training standard developed by the Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council of Ireland. The objective of FAR is to improve and replace the current Occupational First Aid course and have a standardised syllabus nationwide. FAR also includes the full Cardiac First Response Community Standard.

Venue: Donaghy Safety Training, Newtowncunningham Business Park, Lifford, Donegal


10th, 11th & 12th May 2021

Times: 9.30pm-3.30pm

This course is for anyone wanting to learn how to recognise and care for people with life-threatening injuries before the arrival of healthcare practitioners.

There is no prerequisites for this course. However, students should be physically well enough to carry out CPR as well as other practical skills.

To reserve a place please contact 0749140481

Experienced Forklift Training

This course is designed to create awareness for experienced and non-experienced operators. This course is delivered through theory and practical works in which the applicant will be assessed on the safe manoeuvring of a Forklift.

This Course Objectives

  • Legal Aspects of Forklift Operations
  • Types of Forklift Trucks
  • Daily Inspection procedures
  • Stability of the Forklift
  • General Safety Rules
  • Loading & Stacking
  • Correctly pick up and put down the load at different heights
  • Safely park and stop truck at end of operating

Venue: Donaghy Safety Training, Newtowncunningham Business park, Lifford, Donegal


Monday 20th March

Friday 24th March

Monday 17th April

Times: 9.30am

Certification: On successful completion of this fork lift training course candidates will be awarded with a Donaghy Safety Training Card (4 Year Certification)

Course Requirements

  • Candidates must be at least 18 years
  • 1x Passport Photo
  • 6 Months Forklift Operational Experience


  • Theory Exam
  • Practical Assessment
  • Places reserved by booking only. Contact: 074 9140841

MEWP/Boom Lift/Scissor Lift – Donegal

Venue: Donaghy Safety Training Ltd, Newtowncunningham Business Park, Lifford, Donegal


  • Thursday 23rd March
  • Friday 14th April
  • Wednesday 19th April


MEWP’s are widely used in the workplace and are becoming the preferred method of access. However, operators often use this machinery without any training. This course trains operatives in safe procedures and methods of operating a MEWP.

On successful completion of the course delegates will be able to:

Operate a MEWP Safely and correctly in accordance with the Handbook

Clearly understand the causes of instability while operating a MEWP

Be able to carry out daily inspections of the MEWP

Work Safely at a Height

Course Content

  • Legislation and the use of MEWP
  • Basic Types and Specification of MEWP
  • Hazards associated with using MEWP
  • Daily pre0use checks and maintenance requirements
  • Safety precautions while using MEWP
  • Positioning of the MEWP
  • Raising and lowering the MEWP safely and correctly
  • Emergency Procedures

Method of Delivery

Powerpoint Presentation

Practical Demonstration

Theory & Practical Assessment

Duration: 1 Day

*Discount Available When Booking M.E.W.P & Working @ Heights*

Places reserved by booking only. Contact: 074 9140841