The course is for those who have entered, or are about to enter the construction and civil engineering industry as a member of the workforce, and is to help them understand the potential hazards that they face at work on site. This course also acts as a refresher course for long standing employees.
Health and Safety Awareness
Our BSG Health and Safety one day Awareness course provides a practical summary of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues identifying individual responsibilities, employers duties and what should be done if health and safety is put at risk.
Who is it for?
What will you learn?
The aim of the course is to help delegates to understand their individual responsibilities and what is expected of them and to ensure they contribute to the safety of the workplace.
By attending this course you will:
- Understand the need to prevent accidents
- Have an understanding of health and safety law
- Be able to identify how your role fits into the control and management of the site
- Understand the need for risk assessment and method statement
- Appreciate the need to perform safely and to stop and ask for advice if unsure.
Courses are arranged on a demand basis, please contact us for further information or to book a course.
Course fees include course materials and certification.
We can run this course at your organisation
If you have a group of 6 or more employees requiring training, we can run a BSG Health and Safety Awareness course on a private basis, at a venue of your choice on a date that suits you. We can tailor the course to meet your needs and requirements.
Group booking rates (per one day course)
At BSG Training Centre:
- BSG Members – £745+VAT
- Non-Members – £885+VAT
At your premises:
- *BSG Members – £600+VAT*
- *Non-Members – £715+VAT*
Plus mileages and overnight accommodation if necessary
Fee quoted for members’ rates includes 15% discount.
*Max. 14 delegates per course.
Successful candidates will be awarded The Building Safety Group Health and Safety Awareness certificate. It is recommended that this qualification is refreshed every 3 years.
Our Health and Safety Awareness course is CPD accredited. Completion of this course entitles you to accrue points or hours towards your personal annual CPD target. For more information please contact our training department: firstname.lastname@example.org
Successful candidates can go on to complete the 2 day CITB Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course designed for site supervisors.