Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment

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The Level 1 Award in Health & Safety in a Construction Environment is available to students over 16 years old. This Award includes topics:

  • Risk assessments

  • Plant & Machinery

  • Risks to Health in Construction

  • Manual Handling

  • Working at Height

The Award is assessed by students producing a portfolio of work evidencing their knowledge of the subjects. Tuition involves both classroom based and practical activities.

Successful completion of this qualification entitles the holder, when combined with passing the CITB’s Health, Safety & Environment Test, to a five year Labourer’s CSCS Card - a passport to working in the UK construction industry.