The CITB health and safety awareness training course is for those who have or are about to enter the construction and civil engineering industry as a member of the workforce to help them understand the potential hazards that they face at work on site. This course is the first step towards the CSCS Labourers Card (Green Card) application.

CITB Health and Safety awareness training

Delegates can move forward to the progressive CITB Site Safety Plus suite of courses that range from training for operatives into the industry up to senior management Health and Safety courses.

CITB Health and Safety Awareness training – Site Safety Plus 1 Day

Delegates sitting this qualification will gain a good understanding of health and safety in the workplace environment. Topics will include occupational health, current legislation, working at height, manual handling and more. This qualification must be held if you are applying for your CSCS Labourers Card (Green Card).

CITB Health and Safety Training for your green Labourers card

CITB Health and Safety Awareness Training – New course dates for 2017:

  • 14 September 2017
  • 22 September 2017
  • 29 September 2017
  • 04 October 2017
  • 06 October 2017


  • 13 October 2017
  • 18 October 2017
  • 20 October 2017
  • 27 October 2017

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Cost: £124.00 + Vat per delegate
Duration: 1 Day
Venue: All our CITB Health and Safety Awareness courses are delivered at our training centre in Liverpool.

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CITB Health and Safety Awareness Training – Course Content:

  • Accident Prevention
  • Health and Safety Law
  • Manual Handling
  • Fire prevention
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Identifying and implementing better standards of safety in the workplace
  • Working at height

  • Duties and Responsibilities
  • Work equipment
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Occupational Health
  • How to report unsafe acts to prevent an accident
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Emergency Procedures and First Aid
  • Multiple choice test

CITB health and safety awareness training – Assessment and Certification:

This is a professional interactive course delivered by means of case studies, classroom discussion, group work and individual/group presentations. Delegates will be continuously assessed throughout the course. There will be a multiple-choice test at the end of the course which delegates need to successfully pass. On successful completion of the course a 5 year nationally recognised Site Safety Plus certificate will be awarded

How to get your CSCS Green Card

1. Complete your CITB Health and Safety Awareness Training course
2. Apply for your Health, Safety and Environment Touch Screen test.
3. On completing the above successfully you will receive your ID number which allows you to apply for your Card.

For more information on our CITB Health and Safety courses or if you wish to book the above course please feel free to call us on 0151 515 0416 or 01978 359 441 and speak to a member of our training team.

For further information on training your staff in Health and Safety please visit the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) section on training and information.