Temporary Works General Awareness (Mar)

Construction Related Training
Date: 12th March 2019 | Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm


The one dayTemporary Works General Awareness course is designed for those who are NOT undertaking the role of Temporary Works Co-Ordinator or Supervisor.

The course assumes limited or no detailed previous knowledge of temporary works.

The course is intended as an awareness course and briefly covers what temporary works is, common issues and the management process. Although attendance at this course is not pre-requisite for the Temporary Works Co-Ordinator or Supervisor courses, it may be useful for candidates to undertake this course prior to attending as it will provide candidates with a basic knowledge of temporary works.

On successful completion of the training day and a short examination, delegates will receive a certificate.

Aims and Objectives

  • What is deemed temporary works
  • How temporary works are used
  • The role of safety in temporary works
  • Common issues associated with temporary works
  • The management processes
  • Understand what constitutes temporary works
  • Know how temporary works are used
  • Understand the importance of safety and how to overcome common issues
  • Common issues associated with temporary works
  • Understand the need for management processes

 Target Audience

  • Delegates who are not likely to be TWC’s or TWS’s in the near future but may be involved in temporary works process
  • Directors, contract managers, site foremen, estimators, planners, procurement, commercial managers, project leads.
  • Health and safety professionals wishing to gain a better understanding of temporary works
  • Part of graduate programme
  • Delegates not directly from civil engineering or building sectors who may use temporary works e.g. mechanical and electrical; contractors, local authority building maintenance, nuclear decommissioning, utility companies
  • Principal designers and clients representatives
  • People from the training industry-University and College lecturers
  • Permanent works designers involved in temporary works , other consulting or structural engineers

Cancellation Terms:

Cancellations made within 7 working days of the course/seminar start date are subject to a 50% cancellation fee. Cancellations made within 5 working days are subject to a 100% cancellation fee. All cancellations must be notified to Construction Federation Services in writing. Email notifications are acceptable. A telephone message is not sufficient as a notice to cancel. Delegate substitutions are welcome. If delegates do not attend a course/seminar without giving a notice of cancellation within the appropriate timeframe, no refund will be given.

CEF Members - £255+vat

Non Members - £340+vat

CITBNI Grant is available for this course.
CEF Offices, 143 Malone Road, Belfast, BT9 6SX
9.00am - 5.00pm


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