Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Safety Awareness Training (SSA/HSA)

Specialist training for construction, plant and machinery


Forde Training Services, Broxburn
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This course is available on the Forde Training Services website.


The Aim of the Course is to:

Enhance the Health and Safety Awareness of new entrants or experienced persons in the Construction Industry.

The Objectives of the Course are to enable delegates to:

  • Update their basic knowledge of Health and Safety Awareness.

  • Work at a significantly less risk to themselves and others.

  • Understand safe working practices.

Who Must Attend The Course?

All operatives who are registering for the CSCS Scheme.

Course Summary

Candidates will participate in theory lessons all of which are highlighted by the use of OHP & Videos covering;

  • Health and Safety at Work Legislation

  • Accident reporting and emergency procedures

  • Accident prevention

  • Health and hygiene

  • Manual handling

  • Working at heights

  • Working with electricity, underground and overhead services

  • Use of hand held equipment and tools

  • Personal protective equipment

  • Safe use of vehicles

  • Noise and vibration

  • Fire prevention

  • Excavations and Confined Spaces

  • Control of Substances Hazardous to Health

  • First Aid

Course Duration

1 Day


Forde Training Services Attendance Certificate

Eligible companies are able to claim grants for this training, which will pay for a substantial amount if not all of the training costs, as this course is CITB approved for grant purposes.

About Forde Training Services

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Forde Training Services provide construction plant and safety training to businesses and individuals throughout central Scotland.

We take the time to invest in our own staff and maintain a modern and up-to-date fleet of plant & equipment in order to achieve business excellence in pursuit of our vision.

Our goal is to reinforce our position as a market leader in specialist training in construction plant machinery in West Lothian. We provide first class service to our customers whether it is at our training facilities or at your place of work.

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