This course meets the requirements of ECS/JIB Card Schemes for Work, Health and Safety as well as the CSCS* and BUILD UK Card Schemes*.
This one-day Safety, Health and Environment for Construction Workers course run by Simpleducks in West London is now on Build UK Training Standards. This course is also accepted by CSCS as an alternative course when applying for the CSCS Labourers card and ECS / JIB for the ECS labourers or Site Support Card.
The course provides essential knowledge for anyone who is involved in construction activities. It’s very much focused on helping delegates to understand what they need to know, and how they can benefit from working in a healthier and safer way.
The course will provide workers with the knowledge that they’ll be able to use in their day to day roles. The Safety, Health and Environment for Construction Workers course can be delivered and customised to suit workers from a single company.
What you will learn
Unit one: Setting the scene:
The importance of safety and health on a construction site
Understanding why health and safety is a positive
Unit two – Local law and enforcement:
The basics of local safety, health and environment law
The key principals of legal requirements or local laws for construction work
Unit three – General site safety:
Mitigating risk on construction sites
Types of PPE are used on a construction site
Safety signs are used on a construction site
Welfare arrangements on a construction site
Types of work and plant equipment
Emergency and first aid procedures
Accidents and near misses
Upon successful completion of the exam paper delegates will receive an IOSH certificate.