We can deliver these courses on your premises, or at our training facility near Oldham,. We are able to offer you special corporate rates for a quantity of courses booked. If you are interested please register your interest by completing the course booking form or contact 0161 683 6911 or email john.mcphillips@heyrod.co.uk.

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) (five days)

This course is designed for construction site managers, agents, quantity surveyors, construction directors and project directors, and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce.

The course covers all relevant legislation and other issues that affect safe working in the building, construction and civil engineering industries. It highlights the need for risk assessment in the workplace, the implementation of the necessary control measures and adequate communication to sustain a health and safety culture among the workforce.

Health and Safety Awareness (one day)

This course is to help those who are about to work, or have just begun to work in the industry to understand the potential hazards they face on site. It provides a practical summary of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues, identifying the Delegate’s responsibility for looking after themselves and others, outlines the employer’s duties and explains what should be done if the worker thinks that anyone’s health and safety is being put at risk. The course is an ideal foundation for those wishing to obtain an industry accreditation card.

A natural progression from this course would be to attend The Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme or a Supervisor Specialist Skills course.

The Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme (two days)

The course is designed for first line managers, foremen, gangers, team leaders and supervisors: those who have, or are about to acquire, supervisory responsibilities and need to understand their legal duties to better contribute to the instruction, supervision and monitoring of tasks and activities to ensure safety on site.

A natural progression from this course would be to attend the Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS).

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher Course (two days)

The refresher course is for Delegates who have previously passed the full five-day (SMSTS) or subsequent two-day Refresher course and can provide proof of attendance. It aims to bring their health and safety knowledge up to date, as well as giving a thorough overview of legislative changes and their impact in the workplace.

The course includes a wide range of topics, some building on those contained within the five-day course programme and others introducing new subjects.

CITB Petrol Driven Cut Off Saw (PDCOS)

This half day course will cover all aspects of how to use a petrol driven cut off saw safely and will include everything from selecting and fitting PEE, operating the machine and refuelling through to safe transportation. Successful completion of this course will enable operatives to use a petrol driven cut off saw.