Temporary Works General Awareness: Site Safety Plus

Cost: £250 no VAT charged
Duration: 1 day
Locations: London
Dates: Various 
Funding: See Grants and funding below
Mandatory entry requirements: See Mandatory entry requirements below
Course code: TWA01

This one-day Site Safety Plus course gives you a broad understanding of temporary works and industry best practice, including good safety risk management.

You gain the Site Safety Plus certificate at the end.

Alternatively, you may prefer to use our remote facilities for this course, which means you can take it in your own home or your place of work making sure you can meet the requirements.  Call us on 0344 994 4433 to find out more or book your remote course.

Book this course

Please make sure that you have read and understood the entry requirements (see below) and booking terms and conditions for this course.

Course content:

  • Understand what constitutes temporary works and how they are used in construction
  • Raise your awareness and improve your understanding of the need to plan for temporary works in construction
  • Support your understanding of common temporary works issues
  • Gain a greater understanding of the management process for temporary works
  • Raise your awareness of the other roles and responsibilities involved in the temporary works process

Who is it for?

The course is likely to benefit:

  • People who are not likely to undertake the role of Temporary Works Coordinator or Temporary Works Supervisor in the future, but who may be involved in the temporary works process during construction planning
  • Directors, contract managers, site foremen, estimators, planners, procurement, commercial Managers
  • Health and safety professionals who want a better understanding of temporary works
  • Graduates and people who are new to the construction industry or have move into construction from a different industry
  • People who do come from civil engineering or building sectors, but who may use temporary works, e.g. mechanical and electrical contractors, local authority building maintenance, nuclear decommissioning, utility companies
  • Overseas contractors who want to learn from UK best practice
  • Permanent works designers involved in temporary works, other consulting or structural engineers
  • Principal designers and client’s representatives
  • People from the training industry - University and college lecturers
  • Sales people for equipment or plant suppliers

Teaching and assessment

  • 1 day of training: you must attend the full 7.5 hours.
  • Examination at the end of the day: multiple choice test. You need to pass this to gain your certificate.

Qualifications you gain

  • CITB renewable 5-year Site Safety Plus certificate. 

In-company course

This course can be booked by employers to train groups of workers. You can have between 6 and 16 people on a course.

We deliver the course at your work premises or at a venue you choose.

To book call your local NCC contact:

Scotland, North West England, North East England, Yorkshire and Humber

0300 456 7908

London, the South East, South Central, South West England

0300 456 7856

East & West Midlands, East Anglia, Wales

0300 456 7766

Mandatory entry requirements

  • Good understanding of spoken and written English. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.
  • A valid form of ID, such as a copy of your passport or driving licence. See accepted forms of ID.

By booking a course, you are agreeing to abide by our Terms and Conditions.

Grants and funding

Grants are available for eligible employers. For further information please visit our grant pages.

Book this course

Please make sure that you have read and understood the entry requirements and booking terms and conditions for this course.

Need more information?

Call 0344 994 4433 for more information about this course.