NPORS - Safety Awareness Training

Course Aims

The NPORS Safety Awareness Training course gives candidates an awareness of health and safety and how it affects their daily working role and environment.

Course Content

  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 – Sections 2, 3, 7, 8 & 9

  • Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 2007

  • Management of Health & Safety At Work Regulations 1999

  • Construction (Head Protection) Regulations 1989

  • COSHH & Hazardous Substances In Construction

  • Accident Prevention

  • Reporting of Injuries, Diseases & Dangerous Occurrences Regs 1995

  • Electricity On Construction Sites

  • Personal Protective Equipment – Including Regulations

  • Noise on Construction Sites

  • Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998

  • Manual & Mechanical Handling

  • Excavations & Confined Spaces

  • Working at Height

  • Hand Arm Vibration (HAVS)

  • Fire Prevention

  • Health & Safety (Signs and Signals) Regulations 1996

  • Lifting Operations & Lifting equipment Regulations 1998

  • First Aid at Work including Regulations

 

Duration of Training

Training 1 day.

 

Test

To achieve the NPORS Operators Card candidates must pass both the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.