This is a test for everybody in the NZ building and construction industry. This test is based on the foundation H&S standard and covers what everyone must know and do to be safe for themselves and each other.‣ CSafeFoundationInformation.pdf
A suite of tests aligned to the H&S aspects of occupations that support the building and construction industry (e.g. Engineers & Designers, Client Based Professionals, and H&S Practitioners.‣ CSafeProfessions.pdf
This is a test based on the industry H&S standard for those people who may have management responsibility for multiple trades and/or multiple sites/and or large sites or projectsThis test is also aimed at owners of small construction businesses.‣ CSafeManagement.pdf
A suite of tests aligned to the health and safety aspects of the main trades and occupations in the industry.‣ CSafeElectricanTradeInformation1.2.pdf
A test aligned to the industry H&S standard for coal face leaders (e.g.leading hands, foremen). Specifically aimed at site based leaders of small teams of construction workers.‣ CSafeSupervisory.pdf
Those with a trade test pass may receive ‘infield’ assessments from their foreman or supervisor. Assessments are done through theConstructSafe App. Supervisors and foremen can apply to be an assess or through the Construct.
ConstructSafe is a national competency scheme, owned by the New Zealand construction industry and operated by Construction Health & Safety NZ (CHASNZ).
The scheme aims to provide the industry with an assurance that people remain safe. Watch our video to learn about the different categories of the scheme (previously known as Tiers).
ConstructSafe is the solution to being able to assess Health & Safety competency within the construction industry in NZ.
In the same way that a driving licence proves the competency of a driver, ConstructSafe proves the health and safety competency of our workforce. It provides assurance that every worker on-site understands the same things, in order to carry out their jobs safely.
To make it easier for the industry to engage with ConsructSafe, an app has been developed that is easy to download and use.Find out more
Sign up to ConstructSafe and join our community of Health & Safety conscious, responsible organisations, whilst having access to FREE training materials and bespoke information and insights into the capability and competency of your people.
ConstructSafe is a great place to start your Health & Safety journey. By putting the competency of your people first, you are helping us, as a nation, to be better by making Health & Safety a part of what we do, not something else to do.
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Rick Herd, CEO of Naylor Love, tells us why ConstructSafe is at the leading edge of construction industry standards.
Derek Toner tells us how ConstructSafe gives them assurance of their workforce competency right from the guys on the ground, right up to management.