CITB Health and Safety Awareness

Course Information

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Intro :

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 them understand the potential hazards that they face at work on site.

Aims :

To ensure that individual responsibilities are understood and provide a practical summary of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues; understand the employer’s duties and what should be done if anyone's health and safety is put at risk.

Syllabus :

  • General Responsibilities
  • Accident Reporting and Recording
  • Health and Welfare
  • Dust and Fumes (Respiratory risks)
  • Manual Handling
  • Working at Height
  • PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Emergency Procedures and First Aid
  • Fire Prevention and Control
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Electrical Safety, Hand-held Tools and Equipment
  • Noise and Vibration
  • Site Transport Safety
  • Excavations and Confined Spaces
  • Safety Signs and Signals
  • Theory Test (multiple choice)

Certification :

Universal Skills Group Certificate

Notes :

After successful completion of this course delegates may take a computer based CSCS Health, Safety and Environment test at a local test centre and can then apply for a CSCS card.

Duration :

1 Day

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