Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is designed for learners working in, or aspiring to work in, the construction industry. It will give learners the knowledge to undertake their jobs safely. Successful learners will fulfil the requirements to apply for the CSCS Labourer's card.
How long will it take?
The total qualification time (TQT) for this qualification is 29 hours and of this 21 hours is recommended as guided learning (GL). This course will be delivered via distance learning and a 1 day classroom based course.
These include common hazards and risks in a construction environment, safe manual handling practices, working safely at height and working safely around plant and machinery.
This qualification is assessed by ongoing assessment throughout the day using an open-response workbook.
Test Booking Information:
After achieving the Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a construction environment course you will also need to pass the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test to apply for your CSCS Green card.
Learners will have the flexibility to schedule their exam when convenient for themselves, normally between the hours of 10:00am and 17:00pm Monday to Friday.
Location: Will be arranged to suit the candidate
On successful completion of the course and CITB test, the Green Labourer CSCS can be applied for.
Cost - £85 + vat (Elementary Health & Safety Course only)
Cost £200 + vat (this includes 1 CSCS test fee and CSCS Green Labourer card fee)