ConstructSafe Tiers 1-5

Book your ConstructSafe Test online through Parallaxx. We are a mobile ConstructSafe test centre capable of testing anywhere and up to 18 people at a time.

Parallaxx Mobile ConstructSafe Testing

Got a big group needing tested? We’ll come to you.

  • We’ve got 18 4G tablets, so we can come to your premises and test up to 18 people at a time, any time of the day or night and don’t need to connect to your WiFi.
  • All you need is a board room or lunch room, somewhere quiet to conduct the test,
  • Allow 1-2 hours depending on the number of people

ConstructSafe Tiers:

Parallaxx offer testing for:

  • ConstructSafe Tier 1
  • ConstructSafe Tier 2
  • ConstructSafe Tier 3
  • ConstructSafe Tier 4
  • ConstructSafe Tier 5


  • Mobile testing:
    • 10 attendees: $130.00 + GST per person (per two attempts)
    • Less than 10 attendees: $125.00 + GST per hour including travel (minimum 4 hours) plus $60.00 + GST per person (per two attempts) for the ConstructSafe registration and administration. 

Payment Options:

  • Credit card
  • Invoice
  • Bank Transfer

What to Bring:

  • A valid form of identification, for example an NZ drivers license, passport or firearms license.
  • If you do not have either of these forms of identification an alternative can be brought and sent to ConstructSafe for approval, this normally takes no longer than 15 minutes.
  • No ID, no test

About the ConstructSafe Tiers:

ConstructSafe Tier 1: For everyone, specially workers on site.

Workers will demonstrate competency and knowledge on how to stay safe at worksites on the following areas:

  • Site access
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Confined Spaces
  • Drug and Alcohol awareness
  • Emergency Situations
  • Environmental awareness
  • Manual handling
  • Working around plant
  • Signage at worksites
  • Traffic management
  • Underground and overhead services
  • Vibration
  • Working at height


  • None, but some study and experience working at construction sites is highly beneficial

ConstructSafe Tier 2: For Tradies

  • The best way to show that you are a competent worker on site.
  • Helps you to prove that you are a safer worker than others, which is attractive to employers.
  • For each Tier 2 competency, industry has come together to solve our common problem and created one agreed standard.
  • For you, this means more time at work and less time in a site office.
  • Some Tier 2 competencies also have 'In field assessment' where you can demonstrate your skills as you work, often removing the need to sit theory tests again.

Tier 2 Tests:

  • A theory test in the classroom followed by on-site practical assessments.
  • Electrician
  • Scaffolder
  • Excavator
  • Roller


  • ConstructSafe Tier 1

ConstructSafe Tier 3: Supervisors and managers of Health and Safety

  • For companies wanting to ensure their supervisor or managers competency in influencing and managing health and safety in the workplace.
  • The Tier 3 test is not easy, even for experienced health and safety managers and we recommend all candidates study the framework and resource material thoroughly.
  • You will not be able to pass the test without doing so – trust us, we’ve tested some of the most experienced people in the industry.
  • If you can pass this test, you can truly say that you have a thorough understanding of health and safety.

The ConstructSafe Tier 3 Framework is divided into seven modules:

  1. Supervising Safely
  2. Health and Safety Supervisory Responsibilities
  3. Hazard Identification and Classification
  4. Risk Assessment
  5. Managing Risks
  6. Investigating Incidents
  7. Measuring Performance


  • ConstructSafe Tier 1
  • Unit Standard 4098 or a relevant adult education assessor training
  • Be a supervisor or manager in the workplace
  • Your company must be committed to ConstructSafe to access the training materials and modules for Tier 3 study. Signup your company here.

ConstructSafe Tier 4

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ConstructSare Tier 5

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