The Health and Safety Awareness course is for those who have entered, or are about to enter, the construction and civil engineering industry as a member of the workforce, to help them understand the
potential hazards that they face at work on site.
It provides a practical summary of health and safety, welfare and environmental issues identifying individual responsibilities for looking after themselves and others, what the employer's duties are
and what should be done if they think anyone's health and safety is being put at risk.
NEW. This course now qualifies all delegates for the new CSCS Labourers Green Card.
Pre-Requisites: The minimum entry equipment is a good understanding of spoken and written English
This one day Awareness course aims to ensure that the delegate understands Health and Safety: (one day course + a portfolio to be completed by the candidate over a week and then an end
exam at the end of the week)
The Health and Safety Awareness Site Safety training course content includes:
• General responsibilities.
• Accident prevention & reporting.
• Health & welfare.
• Manual Handling.
• Work at height.
• Emergency procedures & first aid.
• Fire Prevention and control.
• Hazardous substances.
• Electrical safety.
• Hand-held equipment and tools.
• Noise & Vibration.
• Site Safety Transport.
• Excavations and confined spaces.
Delegates will be continuously assessed using
a portfolio folder to be completed by the end of the week in preparation for the final examination at the end of the week.