Aurelia's Site

Max Delegates


It is envisaged that by the end of this course of training the trainee operator will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

• State the general responsibilities for health and safety at work
• State how you and your employer are responsible for maintaining a safe place to work.
• State the common causes of work-related ill health. Identify the risks and how you can reduce those risks
• State the first aid and emergency procedures and know your role within them.
• Identify the rules for personal protective equipment (PPE), the common forms and their use.
• List the risks of asbestos in the workplace, how to work with it and its management.
• State the risks and how to mitigate workplace respiratory hazards.
• State the health risks of excessive noise and vibration and how to mitigate those risks.
• Identify the hazardous substances within the workplace and how to ensure those risks are mitigated.
• Identify the risks of manual handling, how to recognise activities that pose a risk and how to manage that risk
• Identify the safety signs and signals on site.
• Identify the importance of providing a safe place to work and individual responsibilities.
• Identify the common risks associated with electricity and equipment. Identify a safe method of working
• State how to work safely around site and the risks from plant and moving machinery.
• State the importance of planning lifting operations and the care of equipment
• Identify the risks of working at height, how to plan and employ a safe system of work and the use of access equipment.
• State the main dangers of excavations and how to follow a safe system of working near or in excavations
• State the definition of a confined space and how to work safely within a safe system of work.
• State your role in preventing environmental damage on site.
• State your role in preventing pollution.
• Explain how environmental damage can occur from improper management of waste materials
• Explain your part in reducing nuisance (for example, noise, dust and light).

This may vary depending on the level and accreditation chosen.

Health and Safety Awarness

Site Safety Plus – Health & Safety Awareness

To operate a machine within the workplace, whether for construction, waste, agriculture or other industry, your employer has a duty of care to ensure you can operate safely and competently. Completing a course and obtaining a certificate is the simplest way to ensure that operators fully understand the theoretical and practical elements of successful operation. Depending on where you are working, a certificate may be a legal requirement. The type of certificate required is often dictated by your place of work or type of employment, our knowledgeable staff can talk you through the different options to ensure you get the right course for your needs.

Why choose Aurelia for your operator training?

  • Purpose built training facility

  • Modern, well maintained machinery

  • Train away from your valuable workspace

  • Experienced instructors

What is this course about?
This one-day Health and safety awareness (HSA) course is designed to aid the understanding of potential hazards the construction worker may face on site.

What are the benefits?
To provide candidates with a thorough understanding of the relevant health safety requirements, applicable to candidates in the construction industry or similar environment.

Who should attend?
These courses are designed to give everyone from operative to senior manager the skills they need to progress through the industry.

Training Methods:
Presentation with slides, video, printed course material.

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