Health and Safety Course for CSCS card – £70/person
The Health and Safety Course is the Health and Safety in the Construction Environment Level 1 course is required by anyone starting to work in construction as a labourer and needs to apply for a CSCS card.
You will also need the CITB test.
This course normally takes 1/2 day with an exam at the end. Results will be sent via email approx 10 days after the date of test. If successful, your certificate will then be scanned and emailed to you – please allow up to 2 weeks. A valid photo ID is required to be presented on the day of the course, together with the course application form – download here.
PRICE – £70/candidate, inclusive of exam(at the end of course day), study materials and mock questions, accredited certificate
Please Note: If you are applying for a green (Labourer’s CSCS card, it is now a mandatory requirement for you to complete both a Health and Safety Course as well as the CITB Health Safety and Environment Test (http://www.citb.co.uk/cards-testing/health-safety-environment-test/).
Subjects covered in Health and Safety Course Level 1:
- Understand the requirements for health, safety and welfare in the workplace
- Understand the benefits of using a safety management system
- Hazardous substances
- Understand the principles of risk assessment
- Understand the risks and control methods for common workplace hazards
- First Aid
- Manual handling
Entry Requirements: There are no prerequisites for this qualification, however it is advised that learners have a minimum of Level 1 in Literacy and Numeracy. This course and exam are to be taken only in English.
How long will the course take?
This Health and Safety Course qualification is typically delivered on a 1/2 day course between 1.30pm-5.30pm, the course subjects will be taught and covered throughout. There is an exam at the end of the course day. Once payment is received candidates will automatically receive their confirmation as well as the course materials and a set of mock questions to study prior to attending the course. Please look out for your emails in both inbox and spam.
How is the qualification assessed?
This Health and Safety Course for Construction is assessed through a 40-question multiple-choice question examination. The duration of the examination is 60 minutes. You must obtain 32 correct answers for a pass and certification. Successful learners will be notified of their results within 1 week from examination.
Every candidate will obtain a certificate that states the newly achieved qualification (approx. 2 weeks) after the course. The results will be communicated within 10 working days from the date of the exam, the certificate for the successful candidates will be scanned and emailed to the email address used to sign up on the course.
Does the certificate expire?
No, the Health and Safety in Construction Level 1 certificate does not expire, however your CSCS green card is only valid for 5 years – please check this with the CITB, which issue your card, further information about the CITB CSCS cards can be found here.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT EACH RE-SIT EXAMINATION FOR THE ABOVE TEST WILL COST £25/CANDIDATE.
ALL OUR COURSES ARE CLASSROOM BASED AND INCLUDE THE EXAM, AS WELL AS ACCREDITED CERTIFICATE.
COVID Measures: At the moment we observe a 2 meter rule and strict sanitizing before, during and after attending the course, further guidelines will be highlighted and communicated to each learner upon booking. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation – we look forward to welcoming you on the course.
- 1.30pm -
- Course Starting
- Registration and main Topics
- 3.00-3.15pm -
- Afternoon Break
- 15 Minutes Break
- 4.30-5.30pm -
- Exam Time
- Invigilation and Examination - 60 minutes
- 5.30pm -
- Course Ends