Construction Courses

Here at Portland Training we offer a high quality Training service to the Construction sector which will ensure that your workforce are fully up-skilled and are working to the requirements of the HSE. We make sure the training we offer aligns itself with any changes to the CITB, NPORS, CSCS and CPCS awarding bodies. 

We offer the full suite of CITB Site safety plus courses, these include;

  • SSSTS refresher
  • SMSTS refresher
  • 1 day HAS

All courses can be delivered on your site (if you have the facilities) or at our dedicated training centre in Sheffield.

The 1 day Health and Safety Awareness course will allow workers with no current NVQ’s to gain their Labourer’s card which has replaced the General operative card.

From October 2016 all Plant operators working on the NPORS scheme will require a NVQ level 2 in Plant Operations to renew their current card/s, here at Portland Training we offer a range of NVQ’s including Plant operations on both a commercial and funded basis (eligibility needs to be met) the NVQ’s are delivered in the workplace with minimal disruption.

All workers on site now require the correct NVQ to gain the relevant CSCS card, here at Portland Training we can offer a host of NVQ’s ranging from Level 2 through the Level 6, NVQ’s are all delivered in the workplace with minimal disruption to your workforce and may be able to be to attract funding (subject to eligibility), All NVQ’s will attract the CITB grant payments if you are a levy payer.

Here at Portland Training we are able to deliver both training and testing for CPCS operators wanting to either renew their cards or start their journey into the world of Plant operating.

We offer the following NVQ’s which are delivered in the workplace on a national basis, the NVQ’s once completed will allow the operatives to gain their relevant CSCS, NPORS or CPCS card, the NVQ’s may be able to funded (subject to eligibility being met)

Commercial courses

We offer a host of commercial training course which can be delivered either on your chosen site or at our dedicated training centre in Sheffield, the courses can be accredited by the relevant awarding body or delivered as in-house courses if you prefer, all courses are delivered by high quality, industry accredited trainers. Please see the list below of courses we offer;

  • Site Managers Safety Training Scheme (SMSTS)
  • Site Supervisor Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS)
  • Health and Safety Awareness Day
  • First Aid at Work Level 3
  • IPAF - Scissor Lift and Boom Training
  • PASMA Towers for Users
  • Manual Handling
  • Abrasive Wheels
  • Working at Heights
  • Plant Training and Testing designed to issue operatives with a Red Trained Operator Card

And many more…

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Course Calendar

CSCS Health & Safety Awareness

4th April 2018

17th May 2018

7th June 2018

28th June 2018

Site Supervisors Safety Training Scheme

5th April 2018

11th June 2018

Site Managers Safety Training Scheme

9th April 2018

4th May 2018

1st June 2018

Emergency First Aid at Work

20th April 2018

18th June 2018

First Aid At Work

14th May 2018

Forklift Truck (FLT)

26th March 2018

9th April 2018

23rd April 2018

8th May 2018

21st May 2018

4th June 2018

18th June 2018