What is special about this course?
A course for people at any level, in any sector, that need a grounding in health and safety. Ideal for introducing staff to why health and safety is important, Working safely shows how everyone can make a difference to their own wellbeing and that of others through everyday behaviours. Fun and interactive, the course focuses on best practice rather than legislation.
Recognised by CSCS as an equivalent to a Level 1 Award in health and safety in a construction environment
HEALTH SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENT TEST
The basic operative test consists of a computer based multiple choice test that assesses on various aspects of health and safety, hazards and environment issues related to the construction industry.
No formal entry requirements.
Introducing working safely
Defining hazard and risk
Identifying common hazards
Improving safety performance
Protecting our environment
Behavioural case studies
Legal and management
Health and welfare
High risk activities
How will I study my course?
- Part Time
Face to face, classroom based.
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Lews Castle College, UHI, Stornoway
Please contact Lews Castle College UHI for more information on start dates.
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Employment within the construction industry.
Is there more information available online?
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