East Malling Short Courses

LISS/CSCS Litter Picking and Environmental Maintenance

Litter Picking

This course is ideal for anyone who needs a litter picking certificate for work. Holding an up-to-date certificate is a requirement of the LISS/CSCS joint scheme for anyone who needs a recognised skills card for the land-based sector. It is also benchmarked in National Highways Sector Scheme 18.

This course covers training and assessment for the knowledge, legislation and best practices when litter picking.This is the course required for LISS CSCS card applicants.

It will help learners understand the different environments in which they may work and the risks that may be involved.

This course consists of four modules. A minimum score of 75% is required to pass it.

The assessment parts of the course are carried out in exam conditions. Each assessment must be completed within 45 minutes

Upon successful completion, a Lantra certificate of training will be available to download and print.

Terms and conditions of using this e-learning and assessment for LISS/CSCS card application.

As part of the LISS/CSCS card, the 4 assessments within this course must be conducted in a controlled environment. A supervisor/manager/recognised person of authority must be in the same room as you whilst you complete the 4 assessment elements of this course.

Employers/Contractor/Agencies must declare that this course is being delivered in a controlled environment and is being invigilated by a member of staff.

Failure to comply could render your business liable for prosecution where poor working and safety standards have caused injury or death to person or persons.

To accept these terms and conditions please click the tick box on the main course page.

The course covers:

  • Health and safety
  • PPE
  • Manual handling
  • Fire and electricity
  • Control of substances hazardous to health (COSHH)
  • Working at height,
  • Working in poor light
  • Working next to water
  • Working next to roads and railway lines
  • Needles and hazardous waste
  • Biosecurity
  • Injurious and invasive species.


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