Betacove Health, Safety & Environmental Passport Scheme
Supporting Health, Safety, Wellbeing, Environment and Working Compliancy
Creating a network and community of compliant small subcontractors contractors, micro-subcontractors (under 5 workers) and specialist sole traders. The Passport Scheme aims to achieve the highest levels of awareness.
Extending our own proven internal training and monitoring model and monitoring systems for our direct labour force to our suppliers. Supporting members with consuming administration, costly training, lengthy organisational process, registrations and health, safety and environments compliancy.
Coordinated by our Network Coordinator. The Passport will help it’s members to obtain and, subsequently maintain SSIP (CHAS) registration, helping SME contractors to deliver for Betacove but to the wider building community too.
Membership also offers discounted additional training and support throughout the year. Awe are currently working on other membership advantages to help Passport Members truly benefit from the Passport Scheme.
Here For You
A training programme in partnership with reputable registered trainers.
In the classroom, online and on site training certificated and monitored for compliancy
This cohesive safety training program includes, Workplace First Aid, COVID-19 Essentials: Infection prevention & PPE, Asbestos Awareness, Working at Height, Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH), Abrasive Wheels, Risk Assessment, Working In Confined Spaces, Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness, Environmental Awareness, Slips, Trips & Falls, Lone Worker, Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Noise Awareness, HAVS (Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome), and Lead Awareness.
Personal Protective Equipment
Supplied to you
Passport Members are supplied full sets PPE, designed and fit for purpose.
Betacove typically struggled with contractors ensuring compliance with up-to-date and well serviced PPE.
The Passport Scheme addresses the issues, suppling PPE to all trades staff staff that is regularly reviewed, replaced, updated and compliancy checked.
PPE Training and face fit procedures are carried out.
Together we can
Climate change is considered to be one of the greatest challenges of our time. Passport Environmental Awareness designed to help our teams to understand their responsibility to work in a sustainable, environmentally friendly way.
These processes encouraging our teams to be environmentally aware and we hope will be an effective ways of managing our environmental impact throughout the Suppliers Network and the Passport Scheme.
Polices & Procedures
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Betacove recognised that micro-contractors rarely implemented changes in legislation quickly. The Passport S
scheme supports contractors with policies and procedures, helping them keep abreast of changes. The scheme currently organises, Workplace Bullying & Harassment Training, Equality & Diversity Training, GDPR Training, Mental Health Awareness Training and Anti-Bribery Training amongst others.
Real time reporting with Betacove Site Manager and Reporting App
Passport Remote Working App. Betacove has extended the site-based health and safety reporting app. Supporting micro and mini subcontractors with site based health, safety and accident reporting. The app ensures that everybody is up to date with reporting and compliance. Simple to use, the straightforward app includes all necessary health and safety inspections, accident, non-compliance and near miss reporting, site diaries and was quickly adapted for the addition of Covid compliant health and safety reporting too.
Covid 19 Training & Policies
Taking care of our community
Quickly incorporating Covid regulations within our passport scheme was paramount in the smooth delivery of works through the pandemic. With Betacove systems in place for the passport scheme made it straightforward to offer online Covid training, Covid preparation and PPE, Covid protection and updates for customers, Covid surveys and compliance, and on-site Covid reporting.
Health & Well Being Programme
Health and Wellbeing
Betacove has developed and implement our health and wellbeing strategy for both staff and contractors in developing positive relationships, avoiding physical harm and encouraging a healthy lifestyle.
Destination SSIP Accreditation
The Passport Scheme will support your SSIP Application
The scheme that supports your on going SSIP. Designed to fulfil the requirements of registration, approved scheme and ongoing auditability of SSIP schemes, like CHAS.
Helping the network and you to be compliant and safe and by extension supporting your growth and opportunities.
Join the Passport contact
Betacove Passport Coordinator
Please use this contact for to apply to take part in the Passport Scheme. A one stop shop to Health and Safety Compliancy with a load of added benefits
Passport Online Training
Our partner supported courses
Workplace First Aid
This online Workplace First Aid course is essential for everyone in every workplace and every home; you never know when you may need to use first aid skills and have the confidence to act in a potentially life-threatening situation.
COVID-19 Essentials: Infection Prevention & PPE
This online training course provides you with the knowledge and skills necessary to reduce the spread of infection and illness in non-healthcare workplaces. It explains the fundamentals of infection prevention, the importance of personal hygiene, and how to correctly and safely use different types of PPE. Taking this training will enable you to follow practical steps that help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and keeps everyone safe.
Asbestos Awareness Course (Category A)
Asbestos is an extremely hazardous substance that causes serious ill-health to anyone who disturbs or damages it. For this reason, all workers who may come across asbestos or asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) must be trained so that they can work safely. This includes work with potential ACMs, accidental discovery of asbestos, and accidental damage to asbestos and ACMs.
Working At Height
Falls from height are one of the most common causes of injury at work. They can result in serious injuries and fatalities to people at work and others passing by, including those carrying out construction and maintenance as well as members of the public. Therefore, it's important that anyone carrying out work at height activities understands how to work safely and responsibly and in accordance with the law.
Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)
This COSHH training course provides an understanding of hazardous substances, as outlined within the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health Regulations 2002. It will equip you with the knowledge needed to identify hazardous substances in your workplace and understand the legal requirements of COSHH.
Nearly half of all accidents resulting from abrasive wheels happen due to unsafe working practices and operator errors. If you work with abrasive wheels then following strict health and safety practices is paramount to protect both yourself and others from harm
Working In Confined Spaces
Every year a number of people are killed or seriously injured due to working in confined spaces, often because they are unaware of the dangers, poorly trained or the correct safety arrangements have not been put in place.
Respirable Crystalline Silica Awareness Training
Exposure to respirable crystalline silica dust can have serious health impacts on workers and anyone in the vicinity. Therefore, it's essential that those working with construction and mineral processing dusts are aware of the hazards and risks and can effectively manage them
Slips, Trips & Falls Online Training Course
This Slips, Trips and Falls training course shows how to control the slip, trip and fall risks in your workplace so that you can protect yourself from accidents and comply with your workplace's health and safety requirements.
Lone Worker Training
If you employ or manage someone who is required to work in isolation from others or without direct supervision, then it’s essential that the risks to their health and safety are carefully managed. Lone workers face specific risks that employees in busy workplaces are less likely to encounter so it’s important that they are identified early and effectively controlled.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Training
This PPE Training course is designed to familiarise employers, senior staff, and employees with all the fundamental aspects of PPE that is used in work environments.
The course looks at legislation relating to PPE, the various types of PPE that protect workers from hazards, and how to determine the need for PPE. With this knowledge, learners will be fully prepared to select and use PPE properly so health and safety is upheld at work.
Noise Awareness Training Online Course
It's essential that noise levels and people’s exposure to noise at work are kept to an absolute minimum to prevent permanent damage to workers' hearing. This Noise Awareness course is designed to familiarise you with the risks posed by noise and helps employers and employees recognise the dangers and understand how to keep noise emissions as low as they possibly can.
HAVS (Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome) Training Course
This HAVS (Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome) training course considers the use of vibrating tools and equipment used in the workplace and how these can cause long-term damage to health if they’re not effectively managed.
Lead Awareness Training
This Lead Awareness Training course provides learners with an understanding of how to work safely with lead. The course explains where you may encounter lead when working and the correct working procedures you should adopt to protect your health.