Safety Courses

Health and safety information and training helps to improve knowledge and skills, reduce risks, make workplaces healthier and safer for everyone and improve long-term business performance.

We offer courses and qualifications from:

  • British Safety Council
  • CITB
  • Highfield Qualifications
  • CSCS Approved

Training is held at our academy in Runcorn, Cheshire.

SSSTS - CITB Site Safety Plus

What is it?

This 2 day Site Safety Plus course is for site supervisors.

You will gain an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues on construction sites.

The certificate you gain is valid for 5 years.

The Detail

The course covers:

  • Specific site issues that challenge supervisors on a daily basis
  • Effective toolbox talks
  • Supervision of occupational health
  • Behavourial safety
  • .The course also includes publications, registration, certification, lunch and refreshments.

BUILDUK recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all supervisors working on BUILDUK sites.

Assessment & Certification

This is a highly interactive course taught through case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual presentations. You will need to do some self study outside the course. Continuous assessment means you need to attend all 2 days and complete a Multiple-choice test.  You will gain a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate, valid for 5 years.

Cosac

Cost:

Cost £295 +VAT

Location:

Runcorn, Cheshire

SMSTS – CITB Site Safety Plus

What is it?

This 5 day Site course is for project managers, site managers and supervisors, business owners and clients.

You will gain an understanding of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues on construction sites.

The Detail

The course covers:

  • The Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations
  • Risk assessments/method statements
  • Recent changes in accepted working practices
  • Behavioural safety
  • Management of occupational health
  • Electricity
  • Excavations
  • Working at height
  • Scaffolding
  • Demolition
  • Confined spaces.

The course also includes publications, registration, certification, lunch and refreshments.

BUILDUK recognises this course as meeting the required standard for all supervisors working on BUILDUK sites.

Assessment & Certification

This is a highly interactive course taught through case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual or group presentations. Continuous assessment means you need to attend all 5 days and complete a Multiple-choice test.  You will gain a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate, valid for 5 years.

SMSTS

Cost:

Cost £525 +VAT

Location:

Runcorn, Cheshire

Level 2 Risk Assessment

What is it?

This 1 day course provides you with the skills you need to carry out your own risk assessments.  Useful for self-employed people and for those whose workplace role involves conducting risk assessments.

The Detail

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the importance of risk assessments
  • Understand the principles of controlling risks
  • Understand how a risk assessment is undertaken

What’s in it for me?

You’ll have the confidence to conduct your own risk assessments, which is a valued workplace skill.

Top Training Tip:

Consider combining this with our Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification to create a Health and Safety Practitioner package.

Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work

What is it?

This 1 day course will give you the basic skills you’ll need to assist with the preservation of life in an emergency.

The Detail

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a first aider
  • Be able to assess an incident
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is not breathing normally
  • Be able to recognise and assist a casualty who is choking
  • Be able to manage a casualty with external bleeding
  • Be able to manage a casualty who is in shock
  • Be able to manage a casualty with a minor injury

What’s in it for me?

This is a highly valued life skill in and out of the workplace.  You’ll have the confidence to deal effectively with an emergency situation at work, but also with similar situations involving family members or the wider community.

Top Training Tip:

Consider combining this with our Level 2 Safe Driving at Work qualification to create a Compliance and Employability package.

Level 2 Supervising Staff Safety

What is it?

This 2 day course will enable you to effectively supervise the safety of your team, ensuring compliant workplace practices.

The Detail

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Know the legal requirements that relate to supervising staff safely
  • Understand the objectives of management systems to support health and safety in the workplace
  • Examine workplace procedures to minimise the threat of hazards and risks
  • Carry out health and safety monitoring activities in the workplace

What’s in it for me?

This qualification will improve your workplace credibility, which could lead to assignment of more responsibilities and promotion.

Top Training Tip:

Consider combining this with our Level 2 Health and Safety in the Workplace qualification to create a Health and Safety Leadership package.

Level 2 Health & Safety in the Workplace

What is it?

This 1 day course will give you an effective working knowledge of health and safety in the workplace.

The Detail

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand roles and responsibilities for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
  • Understand how risk assessments contribute to health and safety
  • Understand how to identify and control the risks from common workplace hazards
  • Know the procedures for responding to accidents and incidents in the workplace

What’s in it for me?

This qualification demonstrates that you have the sound standard of health and safety awareness that employers are looking for.

Top Training Tip:

Consider combining this with our Level 2 Risk Assessment qualification to create a Health and Safety Practitioner package.

Level 2 Safe Driving at Work

What is it?

This 1 day course is aimed at anyone who needs to drive in the course of their daily duties.  It also provides peace of mind for employers.

The Detail

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Understand the importance of driving safely at work
  • Know the hazards and risks associated with driving at work
  • Know the measures for reducing the risks associated with driving at work

What’s in it for me?

You’ll have a safer approach to driving leading to a reduced risk of accidents and the potential to lower your insurance premiums.

Top Training Tip:

Consider combining this with our Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work qualification to create a Compliance and Employability package.

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