Site Sustainability Simplified

This course is for you if you have management responsibilities on a construction site. It is specifically aimed at site supervisors, site managers, assistant site managers, site agents and site foremen.


It provides a practical summary of sustainability and environmental issues and enables delegates to understand and put into practice the principles of sustainable construction.

It provides a basic understanding of these key issues:

  • Waste
  • Water
  • Energy
  • Transport
  • Procurement
  • Materials
  • Biodiversity
  • Archaeology and Heritage
  • Communities

To get the most from this course you should already have an understanding of:

  • these issues – on a global, national and local scale
  • the effect on construction activities
  • associated legal requirements
  • key do’s and don’ts
  • best practice techniques
  • where to find further information

At the end of the course you will have an understanding of:

  • the need to consider sustainability
  • environmental law
  • how sustainability fits into your role

To find a course in your region, use the Site Safety Plus training provider search.

Further information about this course is available in the Scheme Rules.