Safety Awareness

Duration: 1 day (Novice)


The NPORS Construction Safety Awareness Course will give you a basic understanding of health and safety requirements when working on Construction sites. Giving the trainee an understanding of the health and safety fundamentals and legal requirements including but emergency procedures, health risks, working at height and P.P.E regulations.

Who should attend?

This safety awareness certification is for either labourers or plant operators looking to obtain their CSCS green labourers card, which is a requirement large construction sites.

What you will learn

The trainer will spend time developing the skills and knowledge of the trainee to prepare the candidate to safely work on a construction site. As well as preparing them to sit and pass the required Theory test.

General awareness of:

  • Health and Safety work Act 1974
  • Management of Health and Safety Regulations 1999
  • U.W.E.R 98
  • O.L.E.R 98
  • Accident prevention
  • I.D.D.O.R 2013
  • Control of substances Hazardous to Health 2005
  • Environmental protection act 1990 and waste control
  • Dust
  • Site transport safety
  • Vibration control

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Trainer profile

Our trainers and testers have a wealth of industry experience to meet any specific needs of our clients, all trainers have the accreditation needed to meet the requirement of delegates across the Plant and equipment training categories.

Delivery method

Training and testing can be carried out on your site or at our dedicated training centre. Our delivery will be classroom based. Joining you on the course will be up to 15 people depending on booking requirements.

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