Face fit testing


The quality of a company and the work it undertakes isn’t limited to the site, it starts much earlier than this with a sound working back ground, as well as an effective office system, correct insurance and qualifications for the staff, there is also the issues of Health and Safety to consider, looking after the health and safety of both the staff and the customers is paramount with Olympic Construction.

Our health and safety is monitored through both the trade association the Property Care Association, Chas, and construction line.

Legal requirement

It is a legal requirement under Health and Safety legislation OC281/28 that respiratory equipment must provided for employees, the equipment must be of the correct type, fit for purpose and must be tested, these tests recorded and the records kept for forty years. Continue reading

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Property Care Alternative Repair Strategies for Traditional Buildings

PCA Training

Property Care Alternative Repair Strategies for Traditional Buildings, working with Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB)

The course was held at the PCA practical training center, which provides excellent facilities for hands on practical and theory courses to be held for both PCA and none PCA members, to get full hands on training in many aspects in the remedial industry.

pca training centre

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Wall tie training and continual development day

Property Remedial Articles - Olympic Construction Training

As part of the continual training and development of our staff and so ensuring a first class service to our customers, four of our technicians, plus our head surveyor and managing director, Adrian Dawson attended a wall tie training course at the new Property Care training center in Cambridge in association with Pam ties.

The training center is fully equipped to provide training on all aspects covered by the Property Care Association, from damp/ water proofing to structural related defects, with fully equipped training rooms for both theoretical and practical sessions.

PCA Class 1
PCA Class 2

The course covering both the theory side of wall tie installing, which is covered within documents ‘BRE digest 329 Installing wall ties in existing construction & BRE Digest 401 Replacing wall ties. Continue reading

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