The CITB Health and Safety Awareness Training Scheme provides delegates with an understanding of several key aspects of working safely on site; these include working at height, manual handling, reporting accidents and emergency protocol. The course is designed for those who are new to the construction sector and acts as an excellent introduction to ensure that they understand all of the responsibilities of their working role. Alongside a 45 minute online test, this course is essential for those who would like to gain their Green CSCS card to enable them to operate in the construction industry.
• Course introduction
• Remaining compliant
• Responsibilities of the role
• Workplace health and safety
• Working at height
• Manual handling techniques
• Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
• Safe use of handheld tools and equipment
• On site transportation
• Preventing and reporting accidents
• Reducing noise and vibration
• Controlling hazardous materials
• Safe working around electricity
• First aid
• What to do in an emergency
• Fire safety methods
This course is delivered over seven hours and a CITB accredited certificate will be awarded upon successful completion of a multiple choice exam. In order to receive a Green CSCS card, delegates must also take a 45 minute online test.
Time and Location
You can have your training delivered whenever and wherever you would like. We have trainers located across the UK and, with over 300 centres, you can be sure to find a location nearby. This also makes us flexible with time, and we will work around your schedule, even if you need training on the weekends.
If you’re still unsure and have another question you’d like to ask, please call 0330 1345 909 for more information.