Hazards and controls in the home building sector

Training course overview

The purpose of the training is to give the delegates sufficient knowledge and understanding of construction H&S issues to enable them to be appointed to provide short term site cover to oversee ongoing site activity on an existing active site in the absence of the designated Site Manager where no assistant Site Manager is present on the development. It will also give an overview of the health and safety management issues that govern a site managers daily schedule and working with contractors.

Who should attend

This course is for any Site operatives, trades & forklift drivers.

Why choose NHBC?

Learn knowledge to oversee site activity

Learn sufficient knowledge to safely oversee ongoing site activity on an existing active site.

Develop an overview of H&S issues

Develop an overview of the health and safety management issues that govern a site manager’s daily schedule and the management of contractors.

What you will learn

  • An overview of health and safety legislation and when it applies 
  • The common health and safety issues that relate to sites and site activities including: fire safety plans, electrical safety, safety in excavations, working at height, plant safety and manual handling.
  • Your responsibilities regarding health and safety 
  • How to avoid accidents and the procedures to follow if an accident occurs 
  • The risks associated with hazards and how to reduce them 

Course details

Open
1 day
From £160 +VAT

Hazards and controls in the home building sector

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Course pricing

We offer a range of different training course delivery methods, the various prices are listed below.

COURSE TYPE PRICE MAX ATTENDEES
In-company £1,325 16
In-company (virtual) £1,250 14
Open  £175 16
Open (virtual) £160 14

Prices are exclusive of VAT

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