Highways England Common Induction will equip anyone visiting and/or working on the Highways England Strategic Road Network (SRN) with a basic understanding of health and safety, and knowledge of the principle hazards and risks to safety work on Highways England SRN. A lack of training and awareness can lead to poor health and safety records. This can have serious repercussions on organisations, employees, and the community
Individuals taking this course will gain knowledge of health and safety and an enhanced understanding of what makes a safe working environment. They will also identify the principle hazards and risks relating to the Highways England SRN. Key legislation and best practice will also be covered.
This course consists of theory sessions followed by an assessment. Duration is based on experience, and is typically 1 day, but can take up to 4.