Who the course is for
Anyone who works on or around a construction site or has cause to visit the site in the course of their work.
Remember, it is your responsibility to provide your staff with the training to ensure your site is fully compliant with safety, health and environmental regulations.
What the course covers
- Health and safety issues to be managed in the construction industry to protect employees, contractors, neighbours and others
- The basics of local law
- The importance of risk assessments and method statements and the development process
- Site requirements for the welfare of construction workers on site
- Hazards and controls associated with construction sites and activities including working at height and confined spaces
- Site environmental management including management of waste and ecology
- What employers will get
- Globally recognised and respected certificated training for their workers
- Peace of mind offered by training that’s designed and quality-assured by the Chartered body for safety and health professionals
- A course that can be delivered in timeslots that suit the business
- Fewer hours lost due to sickness and accidents, resulting in greater productivity
- Improved, company-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation for safety measures
- Proactive staff involvement to improve the workplace
- Enhanced reputation within the supply chain
CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test
It is recognised by CSCS as an equivalent to a Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment, which means that delegates who successfully complete this course can apply for a CSCS green Labourer card once they have also passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Operatives Test.
The assessment for this course is a short multiple-choice examination.
An IOSH Certificate will be awarded to successful candidates.