|Course Title||Award in Health and Safety in the Construction Industry – Valid for Skills Card *|
|Lectures||Wednesday – 06.12.2023 from 17:30 till 20:30 – Block H Room 112
Thursday – 07.12.2023 from 17:30 till 20:30 – Block H Room 112
Thursday – 14.12.2023 from 17:30 till 20:30 – Block H Room 112
|Mode of Delivery||F2F|
|Institute||MCAST Paola – Institute of Engineering|
|Application Closing date||27.11.2023|
This course provides learners with the awareness necessary when working in the construction industry.
The unit will highlight the risks involved in the industry so that learners will evaluate and take the required precautions so as to enable them to work safely, efficiently and effectively on building sites.
Candidates need to attend a minimum 80% and successfully complete an Assessment to be eligible for an MCAST formal official Certificate of Competence.
Holders of the Official Certificate of Competence are eligible to apply for Skills Card related to Health and Safety in the Construction Industry from the BICC offices.
Upon completion of this unit, the learner will be able to:
LO1 – Identify hazards & risks at the workplace
LO2 – Apply the required occupation safety procedures to mitigate against hazards
LO3 – have a general knowledge of the legal obligations that the worker must keep in mind when working in the industry
Applicants should be 16 years of age or older.