IOSH Health, Safety & Environment for Construction Workers
The course provides the core knowledge your workers need to stay safe and embeds the good understanding and techniques needed to keep others safe too. Keeping your business healthy and safe with an effective training programme will enable you to reduce the cost of accidents and illness by up to 40 per cent.
This course has been approved by CITB and Build UK, which means our courses are aligned to the Build UK Training Standard and employers can access the CITB levy.
CSCS approval means that the course will equip delegates with the knowledge and skills required to be eligible to apply for the Green Labourer card – allowing them to work on construction sites in entry-level positions.
Who the course is for?
Anyone who works on or around a construction site or has cause to visit the site in the course of their work.
Remember, it is your responsibility to provide your staff with the training to ensure your site is fully compliant with safety, health and environmental regulations.
What the Course Covers.
Health and safety issues to be managed in the construction industry to protect employees, contractors, neighbours and others
The basics of local law
The importance of risk assessments and method statements and the development process
Site requirements for the welfare of construction workers on site
Hazards and controls associated with construction sites and activities including working at height and confined spaces
Site environmental management including management of waste and ecology
What do employers get?
Globally-recognised and respected certificated training for their workers
Peace of mind offered by training that’s designed and quality-assured by the Chartered body for safety and health professionals
A course that can be delivered in time-slots that suit the business
Fewer hours lost due to sickness and accidents, resulting in greater productivity
Improved, company-wide safety awareness culture and appreciation for safety measures
Proactive staff involvement to improve the workplace
Enhanced reputation within the supply chain.