LEVEL 1 AWARD ONLY PACKAGE
This package contains:
Who is This Package For?
This package is ideal for those requiring a CSCS Green Labourers card and needing to achieve the Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment.
Please note that you will also need to complete and pass the CITB Operatives Health, Safety & Environmental test at a local test centre to obtain the CSCS Labourers Green Card. If you would like us to book this for you please upgrade to a different package.
About the QNUK Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment (RQF)
This is an approved qualification for the CSCS Green labourers’ card and is suitable for those working, or seeking to work, in the construction industry.
This course includes essential health & safety information and guidance for working safely in construction. It covers basic electric, gas and fire safety training, types of PPE, how to work safely with hazardous chemicals, as well as other key topics. It will also provide you with a good basic understanding of relevant UK laws and legislation as well as different work-related illnesses and injuries.
By the end of the course, you will be better able to assess and identify on-site hazards, evaluate workplace safety, manage the risks associated with carrying out tasks such as working at height and keep yourself and others safe
Unit 1: Know the principles of risk assessment for maintaining and improving health and safety at work.
Unit 2: Know the importance of safe manual handling in the workplace.
Unit 3: Know the importance of working safely at height in the workplace
Unit 4: Know risks to health within a construction environment.
Unit 5: Know the importance of working around plant and equipment safely
You should first complete all the learning for the 5 units of the course and test your knowledge using the practice tests.
When you’re ready you will be booked in for the 45 question multiple choice test. You will have 70 minutes to complete this and will need to get at least 36 correct to pass.
The test will be remotely invigilated so you must have a laptop or computer with a web-cam to be able to do it.
You must be at least 16 years old before you can be registered on this qualification.
A basic level of literacy and the equivalent to a level 1 proficiency in the English language is also required.
Once you have completed and submitted the assessment it will be marked by an exams officer.
Successful candidates will receive their certificates via email.
We aim to provide certificates on the same day* for all submissions received before 3pm Monday to Friday.