CITB Health and Safety Awareness Course

This CITB Health and Safety Awareness course will prepare you for working safely on a construction site. It is a requirement for gaining the Green labourer CSCS card.

The CITB Health and Safety Awareness Course is a one-day course that provides delegates with a basic awareness of health & safety.

Delegates will learn how H&S affects their job role. It can be used as training for the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test. It can also be used as refresher training for those coming back into the industry.

CITB Health and Safety Awareness (HSA) Course Content

The CITB Health & Safety Awareness course provides you with an introduction to construction site hazards and explores how we can all contribute to keeping the workplace safe. 

The course covers the following construction safety content:

  • Your individual responsibilities as a worker to look after yours and other worker’s safety.
  • An introduction to health and welfare
  • Construction hazards and how to control them. Including; electrical safety, hazardous substances, vibration and noise and safety with site transport.
  • Achieving a better safety standard on-site and how everyone can practice it.
  • Legal liabilities and requirements such as; reporting and preventing accidents.
  • Working at height safely.
  • How to practice proper manual handling.
  • Work equipment such as; (PPE) Personal Protective Equipment, handheld tools and equipment
  • Following first aid and emergency procedures on-site.
  • The control and prevention of fire
  • Confined spaces and excavation
  • Construction site environmental awareness
  • Occupational health.

Who is the CITB HSA Course for?

This course is the first step in the CITB Site Safety Plus collection of courses and one of the requirements for gaining the Green labourer CSCS card. Attendees range from training for operatives into the industry up to senior managers and directors.

CITB Grant Claims for the Health and Safety Awareness Course

If your company is CITB registered then you can claim £30 for each course participant. For TSW to process your claim you will need to provide us with your CITB levy number upon booking.

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