Hazards and controls in the home building sector

This course is for site management teams or anyone who has responsibility for health and safety as part of their role. It covers various hazards associated with house building including, working at height, manual handling and hazardous materials as well as the required measures for reducing these risks.



Benefits to you

Delegates will finish the course with sufficient knowledge to safely oversee ongoing site activity on an existing active site. It will also give an overview of the health and safety management issues that govern a site manager’s daily schedule and the management of contractors.


What will you 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
    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 Pricing

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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Hazards and controls in the home building sector

£160 +VAT

Available dates