Construction workers that attend this training will learn the peculiar hazards and risks associated with construction work and control measures, understand their responsibilities and duties to safety and what they can do in order to protect them as well as learn how to develop safety culture while working on construction site. Hence, reduce injuries, health problems and work safely on site.

  This course will cover:

  • Safety and health rules and regulation
  • General work site safety
  • Fire Prevention and Protection
  • Hazards in Construction site; impacts & basic control measures
  • Hazard Identification, Communication, Safety signs & symbols
  • Good Housekeeping
  • Construction Equipment, Hand tools, Power tools & Machine Safety
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Confined spaces
  • Occupational Health Hazards in Construction and control
  • Emergency Management

COURSE FEE: Twenty Thousand Naira only (=N=20,000) only

DURATION: 8 hours


All workers relevant in construction site, contractors, sub-contractors, etc

    Construction industry is highly hazardous industry comprising of wide range of activities that expose the construction workers to serious hazards such as falls, struck by heavy equipment /machines, electrocution, etc. leading to high rate of incident of accidents, injuries, fatality, etc. that could result to lost time injury, permanent disability, medical cost, compensation claims, legal sanctions, etc.
    This course is designed for workers charged with supervisory responsibilities in construction industry. At the end of the training participants will be able to demonstrate understanding of identification, reduction or elimination of construction related hazards as well as acquire safety leadership skills critical in supervisory activities and people management in construction.
    This course will cover:
  • Construction ( Design and Management) Regulations 2015
  • Critical Safety Supervisory activities in construction
  • Supervisory safety responsibilities in construction
  • Effective strategies to ensure workers stay engaged to safety
  • Modern Site Safety inspection practices
  • Fatigue Management
  • Common construction Hazards and Risk control measures
  • Safe movement of people, Transport hazards & Control
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Fire Risk Assessment (Prevention, Protection & Control)
  • Working above ground level where there is risk of fall
  • Work equipment: Powered industrial trucks &Hand Held tools safety
  • Electrical Safety
  • Lockout/ Tag out procedure
  • Incident investigation & Reporting
  • Musculoskeletal injury prevention (Ergonomics)
  • Emergency Management on site

Course Fee: Fifty Thousand Naira Only (=N=50,000)
Duration: 16 Hours

Who should attend?

Construction Supervisors, Quality control officer, Building Contractors and Sub- Contractors, Site Supervisors, Safety Officers, Co-ordinators, Team leaders, operators, technicians, Real estate practitioners and all personnel key responsibilities in construction projects, etc


Organization is never more at risk than when it out-source project/ work to contractors without validation and it is therefore essential for  firms to have all the necessary checks and balances in place in order to ensure this process is well managed successfully. Contractors must be informed, assessed and monitored in a variety of ways to ensure their performance does not have negative impact on the organizational business, hence, placing its reputation at very costly risk.

This course will enable participants learn how to ensure that Contractors consistently and effectively deliver effective Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) management in construction projects. Hence, acquire the ability to critically assess contractors, inculcate and manage HSE at all stages of construction project as well as gain the detailed information and competency for safely managing contractors in order to ensure that the organization receives maximum performance with minimum risk.

This Five (5) days course will cover:

Day One: Project Planning and Selecting Contractors

  • Why use contractors? The key components of an effective contractor management system
  • Tender invitation and contractor evaluation process
  • Hazard identification and risk assessment of Project and/or Work Tasks
  • Establishing key client/contractor contractual elements
  • Key Elements of Client Pre-Project Start HSE Meeting


Day Two: Client/Contractor Interface – HSE Project Plan 

  • Defining, Agreeing and Documenting Client/Contractor Responsibilities
  • Establishing Client/Contractor HSE Project Plan
  • Critical Safety Supervisory Activities in Construction
  • Supervisory Safety Responsibilities & Skills
  • Effective Strategies to ensure workers stay engaged to Safety on site


Day Three: Managing Contractor Safety on Site 

  • Contractor Site Safety Awareness, Training and Competence arrangements
  • Contractor’s Incident Reporting and Investigation procedures
  • Client/Contractor Emergency Preparedness Arrangements
  • Carrying out Proactive HSE Site Inspections of Contractor activities – random and planned
  • Joint Client/Contractor HSE and Project meetings


Day Four: Monitoring Contractor Performance 

  • Construction Hazards and Risk Control Measures
  • Safe Movement of People and transport hazards & Control
  • Job Hazard Analysis
  • Managing Risk of Fall
  • Measuring and Recording of Contractor’s Overall Safety Performance


Day Five: Contractor Review and Lessons Learned for Improvements

  • Work Equipment: Powered industrial trucks, Hand & Power tools Safety
  • Ergonomics in Construction
  • How Well Did the Contractor Perform?
  • Review Project Performance and/or Work Tasks Carried out by Contractor – How Did the Job Go Generally? And Record the review Lessons Learned and Develop Appropriate Improvements


Course Fee: One Hundred and Five Thousand Naira Only (=N=105,000)
Duration: 30 Hours

Who Should Attend?

This is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit:

Project managers, Project Directors, Project Engineers, All line managers, supervisors and team leaders in Construction, Procurement and supply chain managers, Engineers and maintenance personnel, HSE managers and auditors, Employee representatives, All personnel involved in selecting or vetting contractors, Chairman for Safety Committee.


Benefits of the Training

At the end of the course, participants will learn:

  • The legal obligations of duty holders, project manager and workers in the worksite
  • Plan and implement safety program for construction activities from design phase through civil, erection and commissioning phase of construction projects
  • Plan and implement risk management program for all construction activities
  • Establish the procedures for incident reporting and accident investigation
  • Establish and implement Safety and Health Management System in worksite
  • The key components of an effective contractor management system in construction projects
  • Effective communication, co-operation and co-ordination strategies
  • How to positively influence the performance of contractors
  • How to carry out meaningful and effective performance monitoring
  • How to develop Safety culture and positive behavioral safety on construction projects