PSCS Training Course
PSCS: Project Supervisor for Construction Stage
This PSCS training course equips participants the knowledge and understanding of their role of Project Supervisor Construction Stage and/or Health and Safety Coordinator to the PSCS under Irish legislation.
Available as an Onsite Course
Available as a Public Course
On completion of the course participants will be able to:
- Appreciate who the key duty holders are as defined within the legislation and how they fulfill their roles.
- Understand the role and legal responsibilities of the PSCS.
- Understand the requirements for preparing and contributing to the safety file.
- Recognise the need for measuring performance and understand the principles for active and reactive monitoring.
- Apply risk controls, reduction and the principles of prevention.
- Be able to complete a risk assessment and make recommendations for risk controls and safe systems of work.
- Identify and mitigate construction specific hazards.
- Understand the need for and contents of a construction safety plan.
- Roles and responsibilities
- Preliminary safety and health plan
- Safety management system
- Safety file
- Temporary and permanent works
- Contractors competencies
- Hazards, controls and risk assessment
- Accident investigation
However, public courses can vary in duration.
On successful competition of the PSCS course participants will receive an Accredited Certificate. The certification will expire after 3-years.
Course Entry Requirements
- Participants must be at least 18 years of age
- Bring Photo I.D. on day of Assessment
There are no special site requirements associated with this course.
Public Course Dates
Summary Of Assessments
- Participants complete a written exam.
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