Health & Safety Training

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

This qualification is a key requirement for anyone applying for the Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) Green Card to work on a UK construction site. The one-day course covers many critical aspects of health and safety in construction including:

  • Key terms and legal responsibilities
  • Reasons for good health and safety
  • Fatalities, injuries and ill-health in construction
  • Risk assessments and method statements
  • Slips and trips
  • Working at height
  • Manual Handling
  • Moving vehicles and mobile plant
  • Fire
  • Electricity
  • Noise and Vibration
  • Hazardous Substances
  • Alcohol and drugs
  • Health and safety signs
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Welfare facilities 
  • Emergencies and first aid
  • Reporting accidents

The awarding organisation for this qualification is the British Safety Council and is regulated by Ofqual. The examination consists of 40 multiple choice questions and the pass mark is 26/40 or 65%.

Courses are delivered in Witney, Oxfordshire.

Fast track courses can be arranged where qualification is time critical. 

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