HAVS Awareness - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
Half day Certificate of Completion

Course Summary

This course will provide candidates with the knowledge required to understand the hazards and controls associated with Hand Arm Vibration Syndrome.

  • What is HAVS?
  • Symptoms and effects
  • Causes of HAVS
  • Measuring vibration
  • Current HSE Guidance & Legislation – Control of vibration at work regulations 2005
  • Management of HAVS in the workplace
  • Video
  • Further advice information
  • End of course examination

Candidates successfully passing the end of course test will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Who is it for?

This course is for Site Operatives, supervisors and management.

You will need

Candidates are not required to bring any equipment to this course.

Your skill level

There are no pre-requisites required.


Do I need to pay for my training before I do it?

Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone.  Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.

Can you cater for students with special needs?

Yes, but as with all special requirements that differ from the norm, please make us aware of your requirements and we will do our best to provide the appropriate support.

Are there any car parking spaces available?

Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking space available in the area.

What accommodation is available?

There are a variety of hotels and B&B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.

Am  I going to feel safe during my course participation?

Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.

I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?

Not at all.  A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards.  Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.