COURSES

IOSH Safety, Health & Environment for Construction Site Managers

Outline

IOSH is the largest safety organisation globally, recognised in over 80 countries. 

This internationally recognised IOSH certified course is one of the most popular courses provided by Safety Solutions. It incorporates safety management with particular focus on the construction industry in Ireland.  

Aims 

The aim of this training is to provide candidates with the relevant skills and knowledge to enable them to competently hold supervisory and managerial roles within the construction industry.  

This includes site foremen, site managers, project managers, safety officers, contract managers and self-employed persons. 

The course includes practical workshops involving active participation from all attendees.  

Who should attend/Pre-Requisites  

This course is aimed at persons holding supervisory and managerial roles within the construction and related industries. It applies to organisations and companies of all sizes from large construction companies to sole traders. 

There are no prerequisites. 

Max. number of participants 

12

Assessment 

Theory Assessment

Duration 

Four Days

Certification 

IOSH Certification 

Content 

Learners will benefit from a clear overview of the specific safety, health and environmental requirements of managing a construction site, including:

 

  • local law and enforcement
  • preparing for work
  • general management of the site, workers and contractors 
  • the importance of method statements
  • the use of permits to work
  • the importance of managing environmental aspects and impacts related to construction projects
  • principles underpinning the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
  • the key issues and control of working at height including 
  • plans and risk assessments
  • roofs and fragile surfaces
  • working platforms and ladders
  • management, use and stability of scaffolds
  • fall arrest and suspension equipment
  • site requirements for the welfare of construction workers on site

Contact us 

Unit 2, Lyncon Court,
Snugborough Business & Technology Park, Blanchardstown, Dublin D15 NP49

Telephone: 01 835 4084