Construction Skills & Management Training

Are you after Health, Safety, Construction and/or Skills Training within construction? UTN Training offers a range of construction skills and management related training programs for the construction sector. The training teaches you many of the skills and best practices necessary when working in construction.

Construction Training Courses

Our courses provide qualifications that cover essential skills in the construction sector such as working at height and health & safety skills.

Training is conducted by qualified and experienced staff who focus on developing student’s skills and making learning more interesting.

We understand that each business is unique and to help us understand your requirements please do not hesitate to get in touch via telephone, email or live chat.

The CITB Site Safety Plus Scheme provides the construction, building, civil engineering and related industries with a range of courses for people seeking to develop and refresh skills in this area. We offer a range of populare CITB courses, including SMSTS,SSSTS and refresher courses.

SMSTS course - Site Management Safety Training Scheme
Construction Skills Site Safety Plus Certificate;
Designed for Site Managers, Agents and persons who are, or are about to be, responsible for planning, organising, monitoring, controlling and administering groups of staff and workforce.
SMSTS refresher course
Construction Skills Site Safety Plus Certificate;
For anyone currently holding a valid SMSTS certificate and has to renew.that’s up for renewal.The certificate has to be renewed every five years.
SSSTS course - Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme
Construction Skills Site Safety Plus Certificate;
This course is for first line managers or for those who have to, or are about to, acquire supervisory responsibilities.
SSSTS refresher course
Construction Skills Site Safety Plus Certificate;
For anyone currently holding a valid SSSTS qualification.
CITB Health and Safety Awareness
Site Safety Plus Certificate;
Provides a practical summary of health, safety, welfare and environmental issues and aimed to anyone considering, or already, working in the construction and civil engineering industry.
Site Environmental Awareness Training Scheme (SEATS)
CITB Site Safety Plus certificate for Site Environmental Awareness;
Provides an introduction to environmental issues and is aimed at employees with managerial or supervisory responsibilities on a construction site, including site managers, site supervisors, site foreman, site agents and those with design or purchasing responsibilities.
Temporary Works Supervisor
CITB Site Safety Plus Certificate;
Safety and business-related risk management of temporary works.
CITB Temporary Works Coordinator
Construction Skills Site Safety Plus Certificate;
This 2 day training course will provide you with a thorough knowledge of the role of a temporary works coordinator, including an understanding of the essentials of good safety risk management.
Temporary Works Coordinator Online
Construction Skills Site Safety Plus Certificate;
This online training course will provide you with a thorough knowledge of the role of a temporary works coordinator, including an understanding of the essentials of good safety risk management.

NRSWA training places a duty on any person or organisation undertaking work involving the installation, renewal, maintenance or inspection of underground apparatus in any street or road to ensure that work is under the control of competent persons. Our street work courses include:

NRSWA Operatives - Cold Lay (LA, O1-O5 and O8)
SWQR Card Qualification;
Designed for operatives who carry out excavation, backfill and reinstatement of various materials for undertaking street works.
NRSWA Operatives - Hot Lay (LA, O1-O6 and O8)
SWQR Card Qualification;
Designed for operatives who carry out excavation, backfill and reinstatement of various materials for undertaking street works.
NRSWA Supervisors (LA S1-S5 & S7)
SWQR Card Qualification;
Designed for supervisors who are required to monitor operatives performing excavation, backfill and reinstatement duties.
Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus
SQA Qualification Certificate;
Designed to make candidates aware of the dangers involved in excavating on public highways.
NRSWA Signing, Lighting and Guarding - Operative
SQA Certificate and SWQR Card;
Designed for all operatives employed by local authorities, utilities and their contractors to sign, light and guard any road works in the highway. This course will certificate the successful candidate to undertake the setting out of traffic lights, signs, cones and barriers.
NRSWA Signing, Lighting and Guarding - Supervisor
SQA Certificate and SWQR Card;
Designed for supervisory staff employed by local authorities, utilities and their contractors for the purpose of Signing, Lighting & Guarding of any road works in the highway. This course will certificate the successful candidate to undertake the setting out of traffic lights, signs, cones and barriers.
NRSWA Re-assessment
SWQR Card;
Designed for operatives and supervisors who have experience of working on highways and who already hold a current SWQR card that requires renewing.
Signing Lighting & Guarding Re-assessment - Units 002 & 010
SQA Certificate and SWQR Card;
Operatives whose SWQR card is due to or has expired by a period no greater then two months past the expiry date.

The NEBOSH National Certificate diploma in Construction Health and Safety is a globally recognised health and safety qualification specifically for the construction industry, aimed at Supervisors, Managers and CDM co-ordinators who are required to ensure that activities under their control are undertaken safely. Book the NEBOSH construction certificate:

NEBOSH National Certification Construction Health & Safety
Units NGC1, NCC1 and NCC2 Certificate;
A globally recognised health and safety qualification specifically for the construction industry. Aimed at Supervisors, Managers and CDM co-ordinators within the construction industry who are required to ensure that activities under their control are undertaken safely.

FAQs on Construction Courses

What is a Construction Safety course?

A construction safety course such as CITB courses provides the building, civil engineering and allied industries with a range of courses for people seeking to develop skills in this area.

Our CITB courses range from the one-day Health and Safety Awareness course to the five-day Site Management Safety Training Scheme. There are also refresher courses to make sure that workers are keeping up with the latest practices to be safe on the job.

How do I choose a Construction training course?

Firstly determine your goals, and then thoroughly research courses you feel will help you reach these goals. If you want any further help or would like to discuss your options further, you can talk to our friendly team via phone, email or live chat.

What Construction Management courses do we offer?

We provide Health & Safety training for management through the CITB SMSTS course - Site Management Safety Training Scheme

We offer Level 6 Construction NVQs through our other training division ITS Training. Once those who are working at a managerial level and have achieved either a construction related NVQ level 5, 6, or 7 in the relevant area or are holding a pre-existing NVQ level 4 in construction management can then apply for their Black CSCS card.