Level 1 Health and Safety Package

Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

and the Health Safety and Environment Test (Touch Screen Test) Overview

Level 1 Health & Safety in Construction Environment is an approved CSCS qualification for the CSCS Labourer (green) card application. It is an ideal course for those who want to or are working in the construction and civil engineering industry. To show competency on-site and to employers, delegates will need to complete this course and also acquire a CSCS Labourer Card.

Find more information about the course below or give us a call, we’ll be happy to help answer any questions you may have.

What can I expect from the Level 1 Health and Safety Package?

The Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment course, is CITB approved for employers to claim a CITB Levy Tier 1. The Level 1 Health and Safety course will cover the following topics:
  • Health and safety issues to be managed in the construction industry to protect employees, contractors, neighbours, and others
  • The basics of local law
  • The importance of risk assessments and method statements throughout the development process
  • Site requirements for the welfare of construction workers on site
  • Hazards and controls associated with construction sites and activities such as working at height and confined spaces
  • Site environmental management including management of waste and ecology

What do I gain from this course?

Successful completion of the Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment qualification and the CITB Health, Safety and Environment (HS&E) test will help the applicant to:

Are there any entry requirements for the Level 1 Health and Safety Package?

There are no subsidiary requirements for those who attend the Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment. The delegate must also be able to understand a good level of English. This includes reading, writing, and speaking English. Photographic ID must be provided on the first day of the course. The course will start at 8:00 am, failure to attend the course at the correct time and date will result in a failure. Those who attend the course will also need to be present for the entire duration to pass the qualification. Delegates will be removed from the course if the requirements are not met.

CSCS Labourer Card

After successfully passing the Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment qualification, delegates will hold a qualification that shows their understanding of safety in a construction environment. They can also apply for the Health, Safety and Environment Test. Those who qualify for the CSCS Labourers (Green) Card can apply for it here. The CSCS Card will be valid for 5 years. After these 5 years, the delegate will need to re-take the Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment, as well as their Health Safety and Environment test.

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