E-Learning: Level 1 H & S in a Construction Environment

Introduction

This course is aimed at people starting out in the construction industry, whilst this course, Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction environment provides you with a qualification in its own right, it can also form part of your CSCS green card application. This E-Learning course can be completed from home at any time without a trainer, candidates can work through learning modules at their own pace. The certificate is accepted by CSCS for the Green Labourers card when candidates have also passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment touchscreen test.

 

Each year in the UK, people are killed, injured and suffer work-related illnesses while carrying out their jobs. So Health & Safety is a significant concern. The government, employers and workers all have an essential role to play in reducing deaths and accidents and preventing ill-health at work.

The course starts with an introduction to the legal aspects of health and safety before covering the basics of risk assessment and safe working practices. It then goes into detail to cover the most common hazards encountered in construction environments from Working at Height and Respiratory Hazards to electrical and chemical hazards.

Target Audience

The course is aimed at people starting out in the construction industry who are looking to apply for the CSCS Green Labourers card.

Requirements

Please note that a webcam and speakers are required for the examination section of this course, photo ID is also required before completing the course examination. 

Advantages

This E-Learning course can be completed from home at any time without a trainer, candidates can work through learning modules at their own pace. The certificate is accepted by CSCS for the Green Labourers card when candidates have also passed the CITB Health, Safety and Environment touchscreen test

IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CSCS CARD APPLICATION

On successful completion of this online course and examination candidates can apply to CSCS for their Green Labourers card only when they have also completed the separate CITB touchscreen test. The course and test can be completed in any order, one does not need to be completed before the other but the candidate must have passed both in order forto be eligible for the CSCS Green Labourers card. Candidates can book the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test with their local Pearson Vue touchscreen test centre. Once both this E-Learning course and the touchscreen test have been completed candidates can apply directly to CSCS for the Green Labourers card.

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