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NZBA Health and Safety Awareness

Course Overview
Learning Outcomes
Content and Delivery
Information for Learners

Our Health and Safety Awareness course has been developed as a short, cost effective refresher for all those working in the Construction, Manufacturing, Transport or Primary industries.

About This Course

Course Fee
(Excl. GST)


Minimum 4.

This 2-hour course provides learners with the skills and knowledge required to be able to successfully achieve the ConstructSafe Foundation Assessment.

Training is available in-classroom in Albany or Manukau, or online via self-directed eLearning.

Course Overview

This course is based on the ConstructSafe Foundation assessment framework. It covers the basic health and safety information expected of all those working on commercial construction sites throughout New Zealand. The course is $240+GST for a group of 4 people and then $60 per additional person. The ConstructSafe Foundation assessment follows immediately after this course.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Be able to describe duties of Workers and the PCBU under the Health and Safety at Work Act (2015)

  2. Be able to describe and identify general Health and Safety Hazards

  3. Basic understanding of working at height

  4. Knowledge of safe use and storage of chemicals

  5. Knowledge of emergency procedures

  6. Understanding of segregation between mobile plant and pedestrians

  7. Basic understanding of working with utilities and services

  8. Basic understanding of confined and restricted places

  9. Knowledge of signage found on a construction site

  10. Basic understanding of types of fire extinguishers.

Content and Delivery

Course content is facilitated by an experienced trainer and covers each of the above learning outcomes - aimed at a foundation level.


  • 2-hour classroom or via online webinar

Information for Learners

Ideal for anyone with:

  • little to no experience working on a construction site

  • a need for refreshing their existing knowledge.

Completion of this course improves the pass rate for candidates of the ConstructSafe foundation assessment.

Upcoming Sessions

Dec 11 - Dec 17














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