Registration of Landbased Operatives (ROLO) qualification


The Department of Trade & Industry made it a ‘duty of care’ that all trade bodies ensure that their members were adequately trained in Health & Safety and that all employers should show that personnel are properly trained.

The ROLO Scheme (Registration Of Landbased Operatives) is open to anyone who works in the Land based Industry and is a requirement if you need to apply for a LISS/CSCS card. On successful completion of this one day landbased Health & Safety Course, a certificate is issued to the applicant and is valid for 5 years.


OnSite Training run regular monthly courses at the office in Wellingborough or can deliver a course for you at your premises.


The planned ROLO scheme training courses for 2022 are:


  • 10th May 2022

  • 14th June 2022

  • 12th July 2022

  • 9th August 2022

  • 13th September 2022

  • 11th October 2022

  • 8th November 2022

  • 13th December 2022

To book a ROLO Course click on the button at the bottom of the page.


1) Health and Safety

  • Common Law

  • Statute Law

  • Health & Safety at Work Act 1974

  • Enforcement

  • Consultation with Employees on Health & Safety


2) Management of Health and Safety

  • Risk Assessments


3) Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Welfare Provision

  • Construction Design and management regulations (CDM)


4) Safety on Land based Sites and Projects

  • Excavations Working at height

  • Electrical Safety & Work Equipment (hazards and controls, including machine guarding)

  • Safe use of hand tools

  • Lifting Operations Confined spaces

  • Lone working Safe use of vehicles

  • Safety Signs and Signals


5) Health Risks

  • Manual handling

  • Noise

  • Hand arm and whole body vibration

  • Ultraviolet rays

  • Leptospirosis (Weil ’s disease) & Phytophoto Dermatitis

  • Hazardous Plants

  • Lyme Disease Tetanus

  • Needlestick injuries



  • Accident prevention and reporting

  • First Aid & Fire prevention

  • Safety Signs


7) Environmental Issues

  • Waste and the duty of care

  • Waste Products & Organic Waste

  • Waste Disposal

  • Contaminated Land

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