Imperial Training

Health and Safety Awareness (HS & A)

Health and Safety Awareness

The Health & Safety Awareness course provides a basic introduction to understanding potential construction site hazards and how everyone can contribute to keeping the workplace safe.


How long is the Health & Safety Awareness course?

  • One day.

Who should attend the Health & Safety Awareness?

  • The one day course is for those who require the CSCS Green Labourer Card to get on a construction site. It is ideal for those who work in construction or are looking to start a career in construction.

When does my Health & Safety Awareness certificate expire?

  • Five years.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must be able to read, write and understand English well to attend the course. Photographic ID and the delegates national insurance number must be provided on the first day of the course.

What does the CITB Health & Safety Awareness course cover?

The units that the Health and Safety Awareness training course will cover are:

  • Everyday Responsibilities.

  • Reporting and Preventing Accidents.

  • An Introduction to Health and Welfare.

  • Working At Height.

  • Manual Handling.

  • (PPE) Personal Protective Equipment.

  • First Aid and Emergency Procedures.

  • Control and Prevention of Fire.

  • Electrical Safety.

  • Hazardous Substances.

  • Handheld Tools and Equipment.

  • Safety with Site Transport.

  • Vibration and Noise.

  • Confined Spaces and Excavation.

  • Environmental Awareness.

Mandatory entry requirements

  • To be able to read, write and understand English to a good level. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.

  • If you need to re-sit the test, you must do this within 90 days of the original course date.

  • You will need to provide a valid photographic ID on all days of the training such as a copy of your passport or driving licence.