The course itself is not mandatory; however, many employers and construction sites require individuals to have completed this course before allowing them on-site. Additionally, it is often a prerequisite for obtaining the CSCS Green Labourer Card.
No, the CITB Health and Safety Awareness certificate cannot be renewed. To maintain valid certification, you will need to retake the course after the certificate's expiry, which is typically five years from the date of issue.
While the certificate is primarily associated with the construction industry, the knowledge and awareness gained through the course can be valuable in other workplaces as well. However, it's always advisable to check with the specific requirements of your industry or employer.
Yes, this can be taken using a laptop where the training provider will send you a meeting link to be able to join the course from any location of your choice, this method of course is delivered by an instructor who you will be able to interact with for the duration of your course. This style of course is delivered the same way as a face-to-face classroom course.
An alternative option is you can attend a CITB e-Learning course, this can be taken in your own time over several days if required, there is no tutor support with this course.
The Health and Safety Awareness course is eligible for a Tier 1 Grant claim, this grant can only be claimed once per candidate per lifetime and the grant does not renew.
If dates are required for a classroom version of this course please contact us on 01623 287830 For Availability