NHBC/CITB Health & Safety Awareness

Understand what your responsibilities are, and how you can contribute, when it comes to health and safety in construction, with this one day training course.





You’ll receive a practical summary of health and safety, welfare and environmental issues, not only looking at your own responsibilities, but also what your employer’s duties are, and what should be done if you think anyone’s health and safety is being put at risk.

Who should attend

This 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 you understand the potential hazards that you may face at work on site.

What you'll learn

The basics of health and safety law

How your role fits into the control and management of a site

Why risk assessments and method statements are needed

Accident prevention and reporting

A brief introduction to: COSHH, noise, vibration, manual handling, fire awareness, work equipment, electrical safety, working at Height, PPE, site traffic management, safety signage.

Benefits to you

Better understand the reasons for health and safety procedures

Reduce risks to yourself and others on site

Feel better equipped to deal with health and safety issues.

Course Pricing







Prices are exclusive of VAT

Course fees incur additional charges of £12 plus VAT per delegate for CITB publication and £35 + VAT per delegate for CITB certification.

For details of any CITB grants available, please contact CITB on 0344 994 4455 or visit www.citb.co.uk/grant

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