Cskills Awards Site Safety Plus Health and Safety Awareness

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Health, Care & Early Years

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Short Course


City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
01 August 2020

In a nutshell

There are many potential hazards working on site, and this course provides practical advice on keeping yourself and your colleagues safe. It covers your individual and employer’s responsibilities, including what you can do if you think anyone’s health and safety is being put at risk.

This course is for...

…anyone working in the construction and civil engineering industry

…providing you with the evidence you need to apply for a CSCS labourer / green card, alongside the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test

Course content

The course takes place over 1 day (7 hours), and is designed to give you an understanding of:

  • the need to prevent accidents
  • health and safety law
  • how your role fits into the control and management of the site
  • risk assessments and method statements
  • performing safely and asking for advice
  • how to report unsafe acts to prevent an accident

You’ll be assessed through multiple-choice questions, and your level of interaction during the course.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements.

Additional information

A natural next step on completion would be to progress onto the Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course.



All participants will need to have good internet connection and a laptop or PC with audio and web cam function.

Payment Information

Due to current limitations, payment can only be made via bank transfer.

An invoice will be sent from salesledger@coleggwent.ac.uk within 72 hours with instructions on how to pay or set up payment instalments if required.

Where can I study Cskills Awards Site Safety Plus Health and Safety Awareness?

City of Newport Campus
(Short Course)
Start Date: 01 August 2020

This course may be available at other dates, times or campuses, please click to view your options.

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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