Quick Tips for Good Desk Ergonomics

Colin Bell - Monday, May 07, 2018

As a video editor for Training Snippets I need to sit at a desk for most of the day, which can cause a sore back, neck and shoulders. It can be easy to get lost in your work, especially when there's a deadline, but taking regular stand-up breaks and sitting correctly can help to minimise the effects. More

Safety culture starts at the top!

Helen Bitmead - Thursday, October 06, 2016

For over 25 years we have worked for, and collaborated with, a huge variety of companies across a wide range of industries, assisting them in making safety, induction and training videos.  More

Safety Insights: Coupling and uncoupling

Helen Bitmead - Friday, August 12, 2016

Understanding how you correctly couple and uncouple a Prime Mover and Semi Trailer is an important skill required by any professional driver. Obviously, when this procedure is performed correctly, there is no reason for anything to go wrong but we are all human and unfortunately things do go wrong sometimes. More

How The Men’s Shed and Training Snippets came to be

Helen Bitmead - Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Training Snippets completed a safety video series on Power Tools earlier this year, and we have the Men's Shed to thank for providing the location and tools. More

Things you should know before making a Company Video

Colin Bell - Thursday, June 02, 2016

If you're thinking of having a safety video or corporate video filmed, here are some points you should think about before commissioning a film company.

These points come up on every project we film, whether it’s a safety video, large corporate film or a small instructional video. Have a think about these and your finished Video will be something you can be proud of. More

Top tips for making videos with a smartphone

Helen Bitmead - Monday, May 09, 2016

In a previous blog, we taught you about the power of video-based learning to educate. But what if your filming budget is minimal or non-existent? Does that mean giving up on the whole video idea altogether - or is there another way? With a little thought and preparation, you might find that your smartphone is…smarter than you thought. More

Introducing our eLearning Training Portal

Helen Bitmead - Friday, April 15, 2016

Our eLearning Training Portal is our delivery solution for your team to watch our snippet videos. It is a subscription-based streaming service hosted by us, and branded with your company logo. More

A picture tells a thousand words - just imagine what video can do!

Helen Bitmead - Friday, July 17, 2015
Video content is emerging as one of the best forms of education no matter what age. This makes sense - for Gen Y and Z it is intuitive and a seamless way of learning. But even if you’re a little more ‘mature’ than that, I bet you have noticed that the way you access information has changed over the years, with a movement towards more video content.

Who hasn’t turned to YouTube to work out how to fix, operate, manage or simply view how something is done? And social media can certainly put its hand up for fuelling the unquenchable thirst for video content.  More

Snippets at work – in more ways than one!

Helen Bitmead - Thursday, December 12, 2013

As you are probably aware, Training Snippets' video content is filmed in real working environments, usually with existing clients. More

Ask An Expert: Expresso Hand Trucks

Helen Bitmead - Monday, January 21, 2013

We filmed an interview with Garry Rafflet from Expresso Hand Trucks late last year, discussing the importance of trolleys and hand trucks in reducing manual handling problems. Gary brings up some good points.  More