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5 Day SMSTS Training

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Harness Use & Inspection

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
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1/2 Day Course

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2 Day Site Management Safety Training Scheme Refresher

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IntroductionThis ConstructionSkills Site Safety Plus 2 day course of training is intended to increase the competence of Site Supervisors and Foremen on health and safety issues and should be considered to be foundation training prior to upgrading to the ConstructionSkills Site Managers Safety Training Scheme 5 day course. The 2 day course is primarily for supervisors and foremen who may be required to manage health and safety on small construction sites, or support the main site manager on larger sites, or are starting their role as a Supervisor.For Whom the Course is intended:All levels of site supervision, from the beginner to the experienced who are managing operatives and sub-contractors on site.Objectives:Understand the Supervisors key role for implementing and monitoring health and safety in the workplace.Understand the principals of risk assessment and the purpose of safety method statements for dealing with high-risk activities.Appreciate the role of the H.S.E.Understand the purpose of the safety inspections and methods of recording.The Supervisors role with regard to the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations and liaising with other duty holdersUnderstand the Work at Height Regulations and the hierarchy of selection of work equipment for work at heightUnderstand what is suitably approved and suitable for task Personal Protective EquipmentCourse Duration: Two Days (1 day per week for 2 weeks)Achievement Measurement:Skills and knowledge will be assessed throughout the course, course exercises and by using an End of Course Multiple Choice Test paper.

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CAT and Genny (Cable Avoidance)

Street WorksHealth & Safety
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CDM Construction Regulations

General SafetyHealth & Safety
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Manual Handling (1/2 day)

General SafetyHealth & Safety
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PASMA Mobile Tower Scaffold

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
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Risk Assessment/Method Statements

General SafetyHealth & Safety
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1 Day Scaffold Inspection Refresher

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Scaffold Safety Inspection (2 day course)

Working At HeightsHealth & Safety
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Health and Safety Awareness

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
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Abrasive wheel (1/2 day )

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Introduction: The use of abrasive wheels, particularly cut-off saws and grinding tools are common to all construction sites and civil engineering. Course Aims:This course of training will enable users to inspect and safely handle such equipment; and ensure that they can select and change the cutting or grinding disc and select the appropriate personal protective equipment to reduce the risk of personal injury Course Content: Legislation Accident statistics Types of discs and marking system Inspecting for damage Machine inspection and function of all components Selecting the correct disc and fitting requirements Personal Protective Equipment and selection criteria Safe use of the machine All users of portable cutting and grinding tools who are required to select and change abrasive wheels

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smsts 5 day block

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
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CITB health & safety awareness

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
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IATP Asbestos Awareness Training

AsbestosHealth & Safety
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Site Safety Plus Directors Course

Site ManagementHealth & Safety
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CCNSG Safety Passport 2 Days

General SafetyHealth & Safety
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Temporary Works Supervisor

General SafetyHealth & Safety
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Asbestos Awareness

AsbestosHealth & Safety
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Introduction to Management

Management SkillsBusiness
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Streetworks For Operatives

Street WorksHealth & Safety
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IOSH Working Safely

IOSHHealth & Safety
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SIA Door Supervisor

SecurityIndustrial
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BS OHSAS 18001 Internal Auditor

AuditingQuality Assurance
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About Us

Northern Counties Safety Group was originally established in 1972 to provide Safety advice and Training to Members of the Northern Counties Builders Federation. Since then, the Group has developed in its own right into a thriving organisation that now has over 50 Member Companies. Northern Counties Safety Group has a longstanding reputation for providing high quality safety training. We are accredited training providers for CITB Construction Skills and PASMA. Our Training Centre in Durham has a purpose built classroom and indoor scaffold inspection facility. We offer a full range of Health and Safety Training courses ranging from First Aid to CPCS Plant training.

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Northern Counties Safety Group Ltd

Units 4 & 5 Evans Business Centre
Belmont Industrial Estate
Durham
County Durham
DH1 1ST

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