Construction Online Training

Construction Online Training

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM Regs), states that before a contractor is appointed to carry out work on a project, they must have the skills, knowledge and experience necessary to fulfil the role that they are appointed to take.

Keep your construction skills up to date and relevant in an ever changing environment.

Our tutor let one-on-one interactive online courses actually adjust themselves for the pace that works best for each candidate.

Recommended System Requirements:

  • Operating System: Windows 7+ or Mac OSX (10.8+)
  • Browser: A modern and up to date web browser
  • Video: Up to date video drivers
  • Memory: 1Gb+ RAM
  • Additional Software: Flash Player (latest version)
  • Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

 *Note: Course Duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions.

The courses are designed to deliver the message, clearly, effectively and memorably, in the minimum amount of time with the maximum amount of user satisfaction.

Our courses are actually fun to use, they cover a wide range of topics from awareness courses through to management courses.

The courses are written alongside expert trainers with years of experience in developing people to be more effective in their roles.

So browse the courses below and click on the course that you want.

Abrasive Wheels

This course is aimed at anyone who uses abrasive wheels, or employs people who use abrasive wheels as part of their work. It covers different types of abrasive wheel, safety in their use and how to identify the type of wheel.

CPD Units: 3    Approved By: IIRSM & CPD    Duration: 100 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Asbestos Awareness

As well as informing you about the risks of working with asbestos, the course will deliver a lot more information about: Recognising asbestos, where it’s used, minimising the risks and the legislation about working with asbestos.

Approved By: RoSPA & IATP    Duration: 65 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Asbestos Awareness for Architects and Designers

As well as informing you about the risks of working with asbestos, the course will deliver a lot more information about: Recognising asbestos, where it’s used, minimising the risks and the legislation about working with asbestos. This course is a variation on the Asbestos Awareness course that contains specific information for designers and architects.

Approved By: RoSPA & IATP   Duration: 75 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Basic Fire Safety Awareness

This course explains, in brief, why fires occur and what actions you must take to help prevent them starting and the actions you must take when they do. By completing this course you will be making your workplace a safer environment.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: RoSPA, IFE & CPD    Duration: 60 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£22.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £25

         

Behavioural Safety

This course defines behavioural safety and explains the origins of the concept. It covers how it can be implemented in the workplace and some of the potential benefits. It includes analysis of some examples of ‘at risk behaviours’ and some examples of ways you can measure how well your organisation is doing when it comes to safety. Finally it touches on some of the key laws regarding health and safety in the workplace and how to ensure positive workforce attitudes.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 45 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

CDM Awareness

This awareness course covers the core concepts of the regulations and details the various roles that are required for a construction project along with the key documents that need to be produced. It starts with an introduction to CDM, then covers some of the parameters that need to be checked when a project is being planned. It finishes by detailing a number of example projects that illustrate how the regulations can be applied.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 40 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

This course covers what you need to know about the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health. It’s aimed at anyone who is exposed to Substances Hazardous to Health at work, as well as line managers with responsibility for such people.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 125 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Display Screen Equipment Awareness

This course is aimed at users of display screen equipment, or DSE as it’s often called. DSE is a term that covers a wide range of equipment. If DSE equipment like this is not set up correctly, users are at increased risk from certain disorders. As an employee, you share the responsibility to keep people safe at work. That means undergoing relevant training and ensuring that rules are followed.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 50 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Drugs and Alcohol Awareness

This course is intended to provide you with the information you needed to understand and spot the signs of drug and alcohol misuse. It covers the legal and social implications for the individual and for your company if you find out an employee is misusing drugs. This course discusses the law, different types of drugs, and policies that can be put in place to protect yourself, your business and your employees.

Approved By: CPD    Duration: 80 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Electrical Safety

This course will start by covering the many benefits electricity brings to society, as well as its key components voltage, current and resistance. It will explain the two main types of electricity, cover UK accident and death statistics, and describe a simple way of remembering the electrical hazards. It then goes on to provide basic instructions about how you could safely help someone you suspect has received an electric shock.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 45 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Emergency First Aid at Work – Online Annual Refresher

This Emergency First Aid Refresher course will highlight some of the most common situations that you might come across and the actions that you can take to help.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 150 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Fire Extinguisher

Learn how to identify the different types of fire extinguishers that might be installed within your workplace and what situations they might be used in. At the end of the final module you will be presented with a simulation that will test what you’ve learnt.

CPD Units: 1    Approved By: RoSPA & CPD    Duration: 25 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£22.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £25

         

Fire Marshal (Warden)

The main outcome of this training course is to provide you with the knowledge to carry out the functions of a fire marshal. – Please note, this course also contains all of the content in the Basic Fire Awareness and Fire Extinguisher courses.

CPD Units: 5    Approved By: RoSPA & CPD    Duration: 220 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Infection Control

This course will start by defining infection prevention and control and explaining the impact of good and bad infection control. It then goes into detail about the legislation that applies to infection control, the different types of microorganisms, how bacteria are transmitted, the chain of infection, and much more.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 60 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£22.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £25

         

Introduction to Personal Safety for Lone Workers

This course acts as an introduction to personal safety for lone workers and applies to those that work alone within business premises, mobile workers and homeworkers. It covers the legal responsibilities of both employers and employees, some of the common security precautions that can be implemented, practical steps you can take to avoid conflict in lone worker situations and other elements that can contribute to lone worker safety.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 45 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Introduction to Risk Assessment

At the end of this course, candidates will have an understanding of what a risk assessment is and how to complete one. To achieve this the course will define important terms, provide some basic background information to explain how important risk assessments are and discuss some of the legislation that applies. It will then go on to provide practical advice on how to identify hazards and analyse risk before finishing off by explaining the responsibilities of both employers and employees with regards to risk assessment.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 90 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment (Leading to CSCS Green Card)

Health & Safety is a significant concern. Everyone has an essential role to play in reducing deaths and accidents at work. Failure to meet the requirements of Health and Safety regulations carries serious consequences so understanding these requirements is vital. This course is aimed at those starting out in the construction industry and provides an introduction to some of the key aspects of health and safety on and around construction sites. It can be taken along with the accredited exam to provide you with a recognised qualification that can form part of your CSCS card application.

CPD Units: 3   Approved By: N/A    Duration: 120 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£75 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £75

         

Manual Handling

This course outlines exactly what constitutes manual handling and covers the regulations and legislation that apply to manual handling tasks. It then goes on to cover safe handling techniques and how to develop good habits in relation to manual handling. It finishes off by introducing some practical solutions and the use of mechanical aids.Important note: Please note that this is an awareness course only, if your duties include manual handling you will also need further practical training, you can get in touch with us to arrange this.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: IIRSM & CPD    Duration: 75 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Mental Health Awareness

This course explains the difference between mental health and mental illness. It covers the symptoms of a number of the most common mental illnesses so you will know what to look out for or what to expect if you are working with someone with one of these conditions. As well as providing some practical advice on how you can work effectively with those affected by these conditions.

CPD Units: 1    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 25 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£22.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £25

         

Noise Awareness

This course will show you how dangerous noise can be in the workplace, and the main safety issues you should be aware of. It will take you through some of the simple science, the main laws that apply and introduce you to noise level limits. It also covers some of the specific health risks and how to avoid them by producing risk assessments, action plans and through the provision of appropriate Personal Protective Equipment.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 55 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Nutrition and Hydration

This course will start by defining the various terms used when talking about nutrition and hydration in care environments, the basic elements of nutrition and eating a healthy balanced diet, identify the reasons why vulnerable people might suffer with dehydration and the tools you can use to identify people that are at risk of malnutrition and the steps you can take to deal with this condition.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 65 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£22.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £25

         

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

This course will show how wearing PPE plays a crucial role in preventing and reducing fatalities, injuries and diseases at work. It includes details of a wide range of PPE options, examines the legislation and regulations and also covers the role risk assessment plays in the selection and use of PPE. The course concludes with advice on how to use, fit and wear PPE and its physical and theoretical limitations.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 60 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Presentation Skills

Giving a successful presentation can be one of the hardest parts of many people’s jobs. This course covers the common mistakes people make when preparing for and giving a presentation so you can avoid these, as well as going over good practice and providing some practical advice that you can put to good use the next time you have a big presentation to make.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 55 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Project Management

This course covers the basic principles of project management and covers some of the tools and techniques you can employ to improve your project management skills.

CPD Units: 3    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 90 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Sharps Awareness

In this course you’ll learn about the prevalence and different types of ‘sharps litter’ that can be found in the UK. It then covers the primary and secondary risks from sharps including some of the common blood borne viruses. It also covers the responsibilities of employers, the equipment needed and the effectiveness of PPE. Finally, it’ll cover how to report discarded sharps and the correct procedures to follow if you’re unlucky enough to receive a sharps injury.

CPD Units: 2    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 55 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£22.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £25

         

Slips, Trips and Falls

This course will introduce you to some of the statistics relating to slips, trips and falls and dispel some of the myths surrounding them. It also touches on the law as it relates to slips, trips and falls. It contains real examples of where things have gone wrong and some practical steps that could have been taken to prevent these incidents. The course also covers some of the straightforward changes that can be made in most businesses to significantly reduce the risk of a slip, trip or fall incident occurring.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 60 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Stress Management

Stress is a real problem for both organisations and their employees. It accounts for a significant proportion of work related illness each year. Being aware of the signs of stress, some of the triggers and how to manage them can make a real difference to your wellbeing and that of people around you. This course will cover an introduction to stress and why it’s a problem, some of the causes of stress and some ways to minimise the risk of stress.

CPD Units: 1    Approved By: CPD    Duration: 30 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Working at Height

This course is aimed at anyone who undertakes work at height, or who employs people who regularly work at height. It covers what constitutes work at height, the safety issues, and how to assess and reduce some of the risks.Important note: Please note that this is an awareness course only, if your duties include working at height you will also need further practical training, you can get in touch with us to arrange this.

Approved By: RoSPA    Duration: 105 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Working in Confined Spaces

This course will cover the legislation associated with working in confined spaces. What constitutes a confined space, the potential hazards, safe operating procedures, and emergency procedures and rescue.Important note: This is an awareness course only, designed for people who need to be aware of the hazards and risks of confined space working but are not required to enter a confined space. If you are required to perform any work activity in, or in the proximity of, a confined space then you will also need to have an ‘approved’ standard of practical training at the ‘appropriate’ level.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 25 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35

         

Working Safely

Working safely is in the interest and concern of all staff, both employers and employees. Health and safety is one of the few areas where the law places specific duties specifically on employees so a knowledge of where this applies and how to ensure that it is adhered to is vital to protect individuals and businesses. The course covers a wide range of topics including fire safety, asbestos awareness, working at height, COSHH, PPE and electricity. It also covers schemes for improving safety performance and methods of protecting the environment.

Approved By: RoSPA & IIRSM    Duration: 150 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£42.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £65

         

Workplace Health and Safety

At the end of this course you will have an understanding of health and safety legislation and you’ll be able to list common causes of accidents. You’ll also be able to understand good practice in relation to electricity and describe the use of safe manual handling techniques as well as be able to describe good practice associated with COSHH regulations, be able to describe your action in the event of a fire and also you will know how to deal with an accident.

Approved By: IIRSM    Duration: 45 mins*

Online Training Cost:
£27.50 per licence
Recommended Retail Price (RRP) = £35