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Qualification overview

Learning outcomes

Upon completion of the qualification, learners will:

  • Identify common construction hazards
  • Identify best practices
  • Mitigate risk


Online assessment task completed after the course, testing knowledge and understanding of construction safety.


  • How construction sites differ from workplaces: Explore the different ways in which construction sites are dynamic along with the associated risks
  • Health and safety plan for construction: Identify the purpose and elements of an effective construction health and safety plan
  • Mitigating risk: Outline the process of mitigating risk on a construction site and the importance of risk assessment
  • Common hazards and how to control them: Learn about the 5 areas of common hazards and consider the different ways to control them

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Select how you want to study

We recognise that everyone is different, which is why we offer a choice of study routes.

You can study for the qualification online, live online or we can deliver the course in your workplace.

Online - instant access

If you can’t find time in your busy schedule to attend a classroom course, then online training is the answer.

The online programme includes interactive e-Learning exercises, a downloadable study text and knowledge tests. The online assessment task is completed after the course and enables you to apply your knowledge and understanding of the manual handling risk assessment process to your own workplace.

Enterprise E-learning

You can train your entire team with our enterprise solutions. We can deploy license in bulk for large teams. These ensure your entire team is equipped with the right safety training. 

Our purpose-built learning management system delivers exactly the right e-Learning courses to the right staff at the right time. 

 The web-based system comes with a powerful yet easy-to-use reporting engine, so you can check on learner progress and be alerted to any concerns that are raised through our innovative self-assessment surveys, which can be included as part of the course. 

Our Enterprise system includes:

  • Software as a service: hosted by us, we do all the IT
  • Full implementation support including system training
  • Regular system updates
  • Free course updates
  • Simple yet secure login
  • Configurable alerts system – emails sent where you want, when you want
  • Management dashboard – see at a glance where attention is required
  • Automatic refresher training notifications – never have to remind people again​
  • Fast and friendly support service by telephone and e-mail

This course can also be integrated with your LMS via our SCORM solutions.

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