D. Hayes Safety organises 1 day Safe Pass Courses.
What is Safe Pass ?
The FÁS Safe Pass Health and Safety Awareness Training Programme was designed to ensure that all workers in construction will have a basic
knowledge of health and safety and be able to work on-site without being a risk to themselves or others who might be
affected by their acts or omissions. From a health and safety perspective, construction workers are bound by law to hold a
valid Safe Pass card.
Aims of Safe Pass
To raise the standard of
safety awareness in the construction industry;
To ensure that all site personnel undergo basic health and
safety awareness training with a view to making a positive
contribution to the prevention of accidents and avoidance of
To maintain a register of personnel who have received such
To provide all participants with a FÁS Safe Pass
registration card which will indicate that the holder has
attended a formal course in health and safety awareness.
Benefits of Safe Pass
Improved safety culture;
Reduction in accidents on site;
Reduction in lost time due to accidents;
Improved employee morale;
Identification of personnel with recognised safety
Improved health and safety awareness;
Recognition of safety training;
Provision of a Safe Pass registration card;
Improved employment prospects.
For further information or any queries you may have regarding the
Safe Pass Programme, please don't hesitate to