The one-day interactive CITB Site Environmental Awareness (SEATS) training course is part of the CITB Construction Skills Site Safety Plus . It includes the environmental aspects of the new Health, Safety and Environment touch screen test.

The SEATS course is aimed at staff with management or supervisory responsibilities on a construction site, including site managers, site supervisors, site foreman, site agents and those with design or purchasing responsibilities.

Please Note: The minimum age of attendance for this course is 16 years old, however delegates who are under the age of 18 must bring a completed parental consent form to the first day of the training course.

Entry Requirements

  • To be able to read, write and understand English to a good level. Please contact us if you have any concerns in this area.
  • If you need to re-sit the test, you must do this within 90 days of the original course date at an additional charge.
  • You will need to provide a valid ID on the first day of the course, such as a copy of your passport or driving license.

Course Outline

This course has been designed to cover the following areas:

    • The significance and importance of the environment.
    • A basic understanding of Environmental Management Systems.
    • Site waste management.
    • Prevention of pollution and water management.
    • Use of energy and resources.
    • Being a responsible contractor and a good neighbour – including statutory nuisance, communications, archaeology and heritage.

    The SEATS course is delivered through classroom-based tutorials and case studies. Candidates must attend in full. The final part will include a multiple-choice test.


On Completion

Delegates successfully completing the course will receive a CITB Site Safety Plus certificate which is valid for five years.

Who Should Attend?

Supervisors/managers with the aim of providing candidates with an introduction to environmental issues on construction sites.

Course Duration

This course is one day long