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The health and safety environment course and test meets the health and safety requirements for all Craft and Operative SKILLcards and is designed for those within the heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration occupations.
The full online course enables those working on site a minimum level of health and safety awareness and removes the hassle of travelling to a test centre or taking time out of work.
Read what Steven Rawding, HSEQ and Compliance Director at Richard Irvin has to say:
“Our technical cohort at Richard Irvin FM Limited have been utilising many of the courses and CPD content made available via BESA Academy, the HSE course and test has proven to offer user friendly online content which our technicians and engineers can access via their tablets ensuring minimum fuss maximum efficiency.
Most importantly however is the knowledge and understanding gained/refreshed and the demonstration of defined H&S competence”
This course is made up of five modules:
The principles of risk assessment and maintaining and improving health and safety at work
The importance of safe manual handling in the workplace
The importance of working safely at height in the workplace
Risks to health within a construction environment
The importance of working around plant and equipment safely
The test can be taken as part of the course or as a standalone and can be completed on a laptop or PC whilst at work or home.
IMPORTANT - THE TEST CAN ONLY BE COMPLETED ON A PC OR LAPTOP DUE TO CAMERA QUALITY FOR VERIFICATION AND PROCTORNG PROCESS.
Approximately three hours
Course and test
Non BESA members: £95+VAT
As a BESA member or SKILLcard holder, you can access an exclusive discount: £50 +VAT.
We use specialist software online to verify who is taking the test to prevent plagiarism.
Before registering for the full course or standalone test ensure you have your photo ID to hand. This can be a valid driver's license or passport as we need to verify who you are before you sit the test.
Your PC or laptop will need to have a camera and make sure it is pointing towards you.
You will be asked a few verification questions to make sure you aren't a robot. By capturing all this data, it will know who you are when you sit the test.
The system will automatically lock your screen if it suspects foul play which includes: looking at your phone, someone walking into the room or present or asking someone else to answer on your behalf. This can result in a fail.
To ensure you pass your test:
PLEASE NOTE ONCE YOU HAVE COMPLETED THE VERIFICATION PROCESS IT CAN TAKE UP TO 4-8 HOURS TO CONFIRM BEFORE YOU CAN SIT THE TEST!BOOK COURSE & TEST NOW BOOK TEST ONLY
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