Course Aims

This one day Health and Safety Awareness course aims to ensure that the delegate understands:
• Why they are carrying out their identified duties.
• What is expected of them.
• To ensure that they contribute to the safety of the workplace.

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Who Attends

The CITB Health and Safety Awareness 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 they face at work on site. 

Course Content

This training is essential to health and safety awareness in our industry. Delegates will review legal requirements, learn safety measures, ensure safety compliance, and understand procedures.

The course will take delegates through the fundamentals of:

  • General responsibilities
  • Accident prevention & reporting
  • Health & welfare
  • Manual handling
  • Work at height 
  • PPE
  • Fire Prevention and control
  • Hazardous substances
  • Electrical safety
  • Hand-held equipment and tools
  • Noise and vibration
  • Site Safety transport
  • Excavations and confined spaces
  • Environment






At the end of the The Health and Safety Awareness Site Safety Plus training course, delegates will be able to:
• Understand the need to prevent accidents.
• Have an understanding of health and safety law.
• Identify how their role fits into the control and management of the site.
• Understand the need for risk assessments and method statements.
• Appreciate the need to perform safely and to stop and ask for advice if not sure.
• Feel obliged to report unsafe acts to prevent an accident.

Qualifications Obtained

CITB Site Safety Plus, Health Safety Awareness Certificate

Entry Requirements

Pre-Requisites: The minimum entry requirement is a good understanding of spoken and written English.

Any candidate under the age of 18 wishing to take one of the Site Safety Plus courses is required to have the consent of their parent or guardian. Please contact us directly for further information and to obtain a parental consent form.

Additional Information

Please note: On top of this course attendance a successful completion of a Health, Safety & Environment Touchscreen test will be required to apply for a CSCS Labourers Green Card.

*PLEASE NOTE* all online bookings are provisional until confirmed with you by our training team.

Arrange your course with Sibbald

If pre-scheduled dates are not listed on this page, or if the dates published do not fit your requirement, please contact us as arrangements can be made to suit your needs. 

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  • Duration

    1 Day

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