QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (RQF)

Supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB), the QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (RQF) is a regulated and nationally recognised qualification designed to provide Learners with a basic awareness of health and safety within a construction environment.

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Description

During this course, Learners will develop an understanding of health and safety in the context of construction, so that they can work safely in this environment. Topics covered include: the risks of working in a construction environment, principles of risk assessments for improving health and safety at work, the importance of working safely at height and much more.

Who is this course for?

This qualification is ideal for those who work in, or aspire to work in, a construction environment. It has been specifically designed to provide a route towards applying for the Green Labourer CSCS Card.

Certification

QA Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (RQF)

Revalidation

3 years

Learning Objectives

  • Know the principles of risk assessment for maintaining and improving health and safety at work
  • Know the importance of safe manual handling in the workplace
  • Know the importance of working safely at height in the workplace
  • Know risks to health within a construction environment
  • Know the importance of working around plant and equipment safely

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