Construction Industry Training Board (NI)
About the CPD course
This course is a safety awareness course about hot works in construction and the hot works fire watcher duty. The course has been designed for the construction industry and is delivered for free through the CITB NI (Construction Industry Training Board; Northern Ireland) Mobile Training Unit. The course covers a brief overview of legislation; types of hot works; risks and safety practices. The course covers the role of a fire watcher; risk assessments and fire safety practices. A wide range of health and safety courses are available to the construction industry and can be delivered in bespoke sessions for employers in Northern Ireland subject to CITB NI suitability.
We represent the amalgamated operations of the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and the Sector Skills Council for construction, ConstructionSkills in Northern Ireland. As an Industry Training Board and Sector Skills Council our role is to encourage the adequate training of those employed or intending to be employed in the construction industry and to improve the skills and productivity of the industry in Northern Ireland. We provide advice, courses and grants for training to help construction companies improve their skills to increase their competitive edge.