This CITB course has been designed to help operatives and newcomers working in the construction industry to understand the potential hazards that they face on a construction site. It provides a practical summary of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues, identifying the delegate’s responsibility for looking after themselves and others.
Having successfully completed the Health and Safety Awareness Training course, a natural progression would be to the two-day CITB Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Course. Those wishing to obtain a CSCS labourer card can also use this qualification alongside the appropriate health, safety and environment test.
Who Should Attend?
This one-day introductory CITB training course is aimed at operatives and newcomers to the construction industry. It is an ideal foundation course for those wishing to obtain an industry accreditation certificate.
This CITB course includes the following elements:
- The course aims to ensure that individual responsibilities are understood
- Why they are carrying out their identified duties
- What is expected of them
- To ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workplace
At the end of the course Delegates will be able to:
- Understand the need to prevent accidents
- Have an understanding of health and safety law
- Identify how their role fits into the control and management of the site
- Understand the need for a risk assessments and method statements
- Feel obliged to report unsafe acts to prevent an accident.
Delegates will be assessed using a multiple-choice question format at the end of the course.
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) Site Safety Plus certificate.
For more information, or to book please call 0121 706 0851 (Midlands)
- No. of days: 1 Day
- Min delegates: 4
- Max delegates: 20