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Construction Services Training Courses

Construction Services Training Courses

Discover our construction services training courses and find a programme or training package that suits the needs of you or your company. 

Construction Services Training Courses

The Sheffield College is proud to have partnered with Van-Elle Ltd to deliver first-class construction services training courses for businesses and individuals. 

 For more information about any of the courses below, or to discuss your bespoke training needs, please contact our Employer Engagement Team: 

E: employer.engagement@sheffcol.ac.uk 

T: 0114 260 2600

Mental Health First Aid 

This is a two-day training course that will qualify you as a mental health first aider. Learning will take place over 4 sessions during the two days, through a mix of presentations, workshops and group discussions.

 

Delivery mode 

4 sessions over 2 days.

 

Price 

Price start from £200 per person 

 

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NRSWA - Supervisor - New Roads and Street Works

On successful completion of this course, you will receive certification from SQA and will be entered on the Street Works Qualification Register gaining a street works card valid for 5 years.

 

Delivery mode

5 days

 

Price

Price starts at £525 per person

 

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Van Elle Training

NRSWA - Unit 10 - New Roads and Street Works

On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Monitoring Signing Lighting and Guarding certificate from SQA and will be entered on the Street Works Qualification Register gaining a street works card valid for 5 years.

 

Delivery mode

1 day

 

Price

Price starts from £165 per person

 

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Winter Service Operations

On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Winter Services

 

Delivery mode

3 days

 

Price

Price starts from £575 per person

 

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CPCS - Plant and Vehicle Marshaller (A73)

This course is for people who are responsible for moving plant and vehicles on construction sites. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

2 days

 

Price

Price starts from £450 per person

 

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CPCS - Overhead Travelling Crane (Remote Operated Control) (A64A)

This course is for people who require the skills and knowledge to safely operate and maintain an overhead travelling crane. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

4 days

 

Price

Price starts from £465 per person

 

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CPCS - Crane/lifting Operations Supervisor (A62)

This course is for people who require the skills and knowledge to undertake the duties of a crane supervisor. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

4 days

 

Price

Price starts from £450 per person

 

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CPCS - Excavator 360 - Above 10 Tonnes (A59A)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a 360 degree tracked excavator above 10 tonnes. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

10 days

 

Price

Price starts from £550 per person

 

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CPCS - Mini Excavator - Below 10 Tonnes (A58A)

This course is for people who want the skills and knowledge to be able to operate a mini excavator. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

10 days

 

Price

Price starts from £550 per person

 

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CPCS - Dump Truck Articulated Chasis (A56)

This course is for people who want the skills and knowledge to operate a dump truck with an articulated chassis. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

5 days

 

Price

Price starts from £450 per person

 

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CPCS - Slinger Signaller - All Duties (A40A)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge relevant to the operational and safety requirements applicable to slinging and signalling any type of crane. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

4 days

 

Prices

Price starts from £500 per person

 

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CPCS - Ride on Roller (A31)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a ride-on road roller. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

4 days

 

Price

Price starts from £350 per person

 

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CPCS - Hoist (A20B)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a Hoist. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

3 days

 

Price

Price starts from £465 per person

 

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CPCS - Telescopic Handler - Industrial Telescopic (A17A)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a Telescopic Handler. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

7 days

 

Price

Price start from £450 per person

 

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CPCS - Wheeled Forward Tipping Dumper (A09)

This course is for people who need the knowledge and skills to operate a wheeled forward tipping dumper. From completing this course you will receive a CPCS Trained Operator Card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery mode

4 days

 

Price

Price starts from £350 per person

 

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CPCS - Crawler Crane (A02)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a crawler crane safely. From the completion of this course, you will receive a CPCS trained operator card (red card) and a CITB National Construction College certificate.

 

Delivery

10 days

 

Price

Price starts at £650 per person

 

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NPORS - Piling Rig (N221)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a piling rig. From the completion of this course, you will gain an NPORS Operator Card (Traditional). This card is valid for 3 years

 

Delivery mode

10 days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - 360 Excavator - Below 10 Tonnes (N202)

 

This course is for people who want the knowledge and skills to be able to operate a 360 mini excavator that can load up to 5 tonnes. On completion of this course, you will receive an NPORS Operator Card

 

Delivery mode

10 days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Plant Mover (N132)

 

This course is for operators who are not required to operate plant machinery to its full capacity. Operators will train how to move plant machinery – non-operational duties. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card

 

Delivery mode

2 days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Rear Tipping Dumpster (N205)

 

This course is for people who need the knowledge and skills to operate a rear tipping dumper safely and productively. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

4 days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Safe Working at Heights (N404)

 

This course is for people who are preparing to carry out work at heights, safely in the workplace. On completion of this course, you will receive an NPORS card and certification.

 

Delivery mode

4 hours

 

Price

Price starts from £125 per person

 

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NPORS - Concrete Pumup (N211)

 

This course is for people who want the knowledge and skills to operate concrete pumps. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - 180 Excavator (N201)

 

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a 180-degree excavator safely and productively. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

10 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Compact Crane (N140)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to operate a compact crane safely and productively. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Plant Machinery Marshall (N133)

This course is for people who require the knowledge and skills to work as a plant and vehicle marshaller (banksman). You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Quick Hitch Awareness (N726)

This course is for people who need the knowledge and skills required to attach or work with machinery that requires the operation of quick hitch systems. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £175 per person

 

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NPORS - Rough Terrain Lift Truck (N009)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to safely operate a rough terrain masted forklift. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Slinger Signaller (N402)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to safely undertake slinging and signalling as a banksman. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

2 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Telescopic Handler (N010)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to safely operate a telescopic handler. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Telescopic Handler - Suspended Loads (N138)

This course is for people who need the skills and knowledge to safely operate a telescopic handler. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you don’t require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Vehicle Marshal (N403)

This course is for those who need the knowledge and skills to be a vehicle marshal. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you do not require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Abrasive Wheels (N301)

This course is for those who need the knowledge and relevant skills to operate abrasive wheels. On completion of this course, you will receive an NPORS Operator card.

 

Delivery mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £95 per person

 

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NPORS - Road Roller (N214)

This course is for people who require the knowledge and skills to operate a Road Roller. This course includes loading, unloading, set-up of the vehicle and how to manoeuvre the vehicle. You will upon passing receive an NPORS Operator card. If you require the CSCS logo on the card, this will be a Red Trained Operator NPORS-CSCS card. If you do not require the CSCS logo, this will be a traditional NPORS card.

 

Delivery mode

3 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Mobile Crane (N101)

This course is for those who need to know how to operate a mobile crane safely and productively. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

10 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Material Re-Handler 360 (N722)

This course is for those who require the knowledge and skills needed to enable them to safely operate and maintain a Materials Re-handler 360. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - MEWP Scissor Lift (N109)

This course is for people who require the knowledge and skills needed to enable them to safely operate a MEWP Scissor. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - MEWP Boom (N108)

This course is for those who require the knowledge and skills needed to enable them to safely operate a MEWP Boom. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Lorry Loader (N107)

This course is for people who require a formal qualification for operating a Lorry Loader. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

2 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Loading Shovel (N209)

From completing this course you will learn how to operate a loading shovel safely and productively. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Industrial Telescopic Handler (N010A)

This course is for people who require a formal qualification for operating an industrial telescopic handler. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Industrial Counterbalanced Forklift Truck (N001)

This course will teach you how to operate an industrial counterbalanced forklift truck safely and productively. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Harness and Fall Arrest (N723)

This course is for people who require the knowledge and skills to work effectively and safely when using a harness or fall arrest equipment. If you want to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there are no requirements to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB operatives, Health, Safety and Environment test within the two years prior to application for the card.

 

Delivery Mode

1/2 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £175 per person

 

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NPORS - Forward Tipping Mini Dumper (N139)

This course is for people who require the knowledge and practical skills needed to safely operate and correctly maintain a Mini Dumper. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery Mode

3 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Forward Tipping Dumper (N204)

This course is for people who require a formal qualification for operating a forward tipping dumper. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery Mode

3 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - 360 Excavator Micro - Up to 1 Tonne (N016)

This course is for people who require the knowledge and practical skills needed to operate and correctly maintain an Excavator Micro 360 safely. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery mode

10 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Excavator as a Crane (N100)

This course is for individuals who require the knowledge and skills needed to safely carry out lifting operations using a 360 Excavator. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years. 

 

Delivery Mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - 360 Excavator - Above 10 Tonnes (N202)

This course is for individuals who require a formal qualification for operating a 360-degree excavator. For entrants that wish to apply for the NPORS Traditional Card, there is no requirement to do an NVQ qualification. If the CSCS Tested Logo is required on the card, entrants must ensure they have attended and passed the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last 2 years. AN NVQ must be completed within the next 2 years.

 

Delivery Mode

10 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Excavation Marshal - Banksperson (N027)

This course is for those who will have responsibility for manoeuvring excavation plant and ensuring excavation and service safety. From completing this course you will be awarded an NPORS traditional card.

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Dozer (N215)

This course will teach you how to operate a dozer safely and productively. On successful completion, you will be awarded a competent operator card which will be valid for 5 years from the date of application. A CPD record/operator logbook will also be issued.

 

Delivery Mode

10 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £275 per person

 

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NPORS - Abrasive Wheels - Handheld Petrol Driven Cut Off Saw (N017)

This course is designed to help users understand the legal application and identify, select, inspect and fit all varieties of wheel on a variety of handheld cut off saws. From completing this course you will be awarded an NPORS traditional card.

 

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £475 per person

 

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NPORS - Abrasive Wheels Awareness (N301A)

The Abrasive wheel BAF accredited ensures all staff have the information and training required to be aware of current health and safety requirements and legislation to prevent workplace injuries, promote safer working practices and improve workplace culture when working with Abrasive Wheel and associated apparatus. From the completion of this course, learners will be issued with a BAF accredited certificate which is valid for 3 years.

 

Delivery Mode

4 Hours

 

Price

Price starts from £350 per person

 

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CITB - Achieving Behavioural Change (ABC)

If you are required to adopt behavioural change relating to site safety in a construction setting this course is for you.

This course will provide you with an understanding of how attitude, behaviour, communication and worker engagement, at all levels, can help prevent the chances of accidents happening.

 

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £145 per person

 

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CITB - Health and Safety Awareness Course

This is a 1-day introductory course for health and safety for those who are new to the construction and civil engineering industries. From the completion of this course, you will gain a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate.

 

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £110 per person

 

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CITB - Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)

This two-day SSSTS course is for site supervisors.

During this 2-day course, you will learn about your legal responsibilities regarding health and safety, welfare and environmental issues. From the completion of this course, you will gain a CITB renewable 5-year Site Safety Plus certificate.

 

Delivery Mode

2 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £240 per person

 

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CITB - Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) Refresher

This is a one-day refresher course for our Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) course. 

From the completion of this course, you will gain a CITB renewable 5-year Site Safety Plus certificate.

 

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £170 per person

 

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CITB - Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)

The Site Management Safety Training Scheme is for individuals that are considering, or already have responsibilities for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff e.g site manager.

By the end of this course, you will have the ability to:

  • Implement all health, safety, welfare and environmental legislation which affects your daily work.
  • Implement new guidance and industry best practice.
  • State your duties and responsibilities with regards to health, safety, welfare and the environment.

 

Delivery Mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £425 per person

 

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CITB - Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) Refresher

This is a two-day refresher course of our full Site Management Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS) course.

This course will update your knowledge of responsibilities for site safety, health, welfare and the environment.

From the completion of this course, you will have a renewed SMSTS certificate and a CITB renewable 5-year Site Safety plus certificate.

 

Delivery Mode

2 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £250 per person

 

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NRSWA - Unit 1 - New Roads and Street Works

Cable avoidance training (CAT and Genny training) teaches individuals how to avoid underground cables and pipes whilst excavating roads and pavements.

 

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £145 per person

 

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NRSWA - Unit 2 - New Roads and Street Works

NRSWA Unit 2 Signing, Lighting and Guarding teaches delegates how to set out barriers, traffic lights, signs and cones safely. On successful completion of this course, you will receive a Signing Lighting and Guarding certificate from SQA and will be entered on the Street Works Qualification Register gaining a street works card valid for 5 years.

 

Delivery Mode

1 Day

 

Price

Price starts from £185 per person

 

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NRSWA - Refresher - New Roads and Street Works

This 2-day course is for both Operatives and Supervisors whose New Roads and Street Works ticket is due to/or has expired. With Van Elle Training, reassessments must be completed no earlier than 6 months prior to expiry and no later than 6 months after expiry. After this, you will be required to take the original units.

NRSWA certification and Street Works card must be reassessed every 5 years.

On successful completion of this course, you will receive certification from SQA and will be re-registered on the Street Works Qualification Register gaining a new street works card valid for a further 5 years.

 

Delivery Mode

2 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £340 per person

 

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NRSWA - Operative - New Roads and Street Works

This 5-day course provides Operatives with the skills and knowledge to perform operative duties in line with the current New Roads and Street Works (NRSWA) Act to safeguard themselves and others.

On successful completion of this course, you will receive certification from SQA and will be entered on the Street Works Qualification Register gaining a street works card valid for 5 years.

 

Delivery Mode

5 Days

 

Price

Price starts from £560 per person

 

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