Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (Leading to CSCS Green Card)

£22.00

This course is aimed at people starting out in the construction industry and can be used as part of their induction process or as preparation for the online accredited exam. 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.

WHAT WILL I LEARN?

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.

OBJECTIVES

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

• Understand the importance of Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.
• Define the Health and Safety Legislation and its impact on the work environment.
• Identify risk assessments and safer working practices in regard to hazards in a construction environment.
• Explain the consequences of failure of compliance.
• Prepare for CSCS green card assessment.

SYLLABUS/MODULES

Each module is rounded off with several multiple-choice questions, candidates are required to get 70% on these tests to pass the course. They have the opportunity to review all the answers at the end of each module before final submission and will be given 3 attempts to achieve the required result.

 

  • Introduction
  • Hazards, Risks, Assessments and Controls
  • Slips, Trips, Falls and Working at Height
  • Manual handling
  • Plant, Machinery and Noise
  • Respiratory Risks
  • Fire, Electricity and Gas Safety
  • Chemicals and Other Onsite Hazards
  • Vehicles, PPE and General Safety
  • Your Pathway to Your CSCS Card

CPD Units: 2

90+ Minutes*

*The course duration is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions

Qualification

As you work through each of the modules listed above, you will be tested with multiple choice questions. This will determine if you have absorbed and retained the information you have learned.

It is a requirement of the course to achieve an overall 70% score. You have three free attempts to complete the course.

You will received a certificate after completion. This is a digital PDF only, example shown. 

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