SEATS - Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme - Site Safety Plus (CITB)

  • Who Attends

    The Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme (SEATS) is designed for Site Supervisors and Site Managers. This course is the supervisor level equivalent of the Site Safety Supervising Training Scheme (SSSTS) training course.

    Pre-Requisites:  The minimum entry equipment is a good understanding of spoken and written English

  • The Aim

    This Site Environmental Awareness training course aims to enable Site Supervisors and Site Managers to:

    • Understand the environmental impacts of construction processes.
    • Understand the relevant legislation and how to regulate it.
    • Understand how to achieve compliance.
    • Understand best practice techniques to use on site.

  • Course Content

    This SEATS training course contains the following topics:

    • Why is the environment important?
    • Environmental Management Systems.
    • Ecology.
    • Contaminated Land.
    • Waste Management.
    • Pollution and Water Management.
    • Being a Good Neighbour.
    • Energy and Resources.

    Delegates will successfully complete the SEATS course by achieving a minimum of 18 out of 25 correct answers in a multiple choice examination. Delegates will also have a 'Being Responsible' group discussion where they will be encouraged to discuss ideas of how they will implement changes on site.

  • Knowledge

    By the end of the SEATS training course delegates will be able to:

    • Implement best practice techniques on site.
    • Implement and regulate correct and appropriate legislation.
    • Understand the environmental impacts of the construction process.

  • Methods

    The SEATS training course has a high proportion of group discussions, best practice sharing, exercises and case studies. Delegates will also be required to take a multiple choice examination.

  • Additional Info

    On successful completion of the SEATS training course, delegates will be awarded with a Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme (SEATS) certificate accredited by the CITB, which is valid for five years.

    For dedicated courses, an hour of training can be dedicated to reflect individual company requirements or sector-specific issues (please note that this material will not be included in the exam).

    Delegates should inform their trainer if they have any serious health issues, physical problems, special considerations or are taking any medication which may create difficulties in undertaking elements of this training course.

    For SEATS training held at your own location, please ensure that the classroom you make available has a 240v power supply and is a suitable size for the number of delegates attending. Please ensure that the practical area has been risk assessed, is free from harm and is suitable for training.

  • Miscellaneous Info
    Start time: 08:00
    End time: 17:00
  • Dates & Locations
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