Level 1 Award in health and safety in a construction environment - OBTAIN YOUR CSCS CARD
CSCS Card Level 1 Construction qualification is needed for anyone who requires entry onto a construction site and to obtain the CSCS labourer card. It is for all industries such as construction, painting, decorating, plumbing, plastering, building maintenance, bricklaying, demolition, carpentry and joinery. The content of this Level 1 Construction course includes introductions to working in the construction industry, health and safety, working in a group, working towards goals and interview preparation. To get your CSCS Labourer Card you need to complete this qualification, it is ideal for new starters in an organisation or anyone not yet on the CSCS Card scheme. You do not need to sit in a classroom for a full day with us, you just need access to the internet for this Level 1 construction course.
Topics covered in this Level 1 construction qualification:-
- Risk assessments and method statements
- Reducing the risks from hazards
- Manual Handling
- Working at Height
- Plant & Equipment
- Understanding basic health and safety legislation in the construction industry
Level 1 Construction Qualification Entry requirements
To register on the Level 1 construction qualification there are no formal entry requirements, however we do recommend you pass the touchscreen test before registering for this CSCS Labourer Card qualification.
How does this CSCS Card Level 1 Construction course work?
You do not need to sit in a classroom for a full day with us it is all elearning. The course is carried out in your own time at your own pace and your assessor will assist you in meeting your objective. On enrolment your allocated tutor will contact you to discuss the process and will provide you with the support in order to achieve the Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.
How is this Level 1 Construction Qualification Assessed?
This CSCS card qualification is assessed by completion of a portfolio of evidence. This allows flexibility to suit your individual requirements, your experience and work situation so please contact us to discuss before going through to checkout. Assessment methods including completing tasks, questions and providing work based products where possible. On registering with us your allocated assessor will be in touch for your induction. Should you wish us to apply for your CSCS green card on completion please advise and we can do this free of charge for you (not the actual cost to CSCS).
Progression opportunities following this Level 1 construction course
On successful completion of the CSCS Card Level 1 construction qualification you are eligible for the CSCS labourer card. If you have passed the CITB touchscreen test you can apply for your CSCS card or alternatively we can do this for you please advise when you register for this construction qualification. Please note photographic identification is required to register on any of our qualifications.
Delegates may wish to continue their development by undertaking Level 2 Award Health and Safety within the Workplace (RQF). If you wish to advance your CV please let us know and we can offer you discounted rates for any additional qualification you decide to do with ourselves. Our tutors can be contacted by telephone, email or through the online portal seven days a week.SPECIFICATION
- R/616/6181 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
LEVEL 1 AWARD IN HEALTH AND SAFETY IN A CONSTRUCTION ENVIRONMENT
Ofqual Qualification No: 603/2515/X