Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Construction

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Construction

Course Duration: 5 Day’s

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 who also complete the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment knowledge test will fulfil the requirements to apply for the CSCS Labourer’s card.

This qualification covers common hazards and risks in a construction environment, safe manual handling practices, working safely at height and working safely around plant and machinery. It also covers the importance of effective teamwork and communication in ensuring safe working practices are followed in the construction industry.

We can attend your premises and conduct training on site to suit your operational requirements without the need for staff to travel away to a training venue or you can attend one of our regular open courses in central Norfolk.

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Construction

Qualification Details:

The HABC Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Construction has been accredited by Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF).

This qualification is assessed by completion of a written workbook issued by HABC.

This assessment is an ongoing assessment of learner knowledge throughout the duration of the course. Successful learners will have to demonstrate knowledge and understanding across the qualification syllabus. This assessment is supported and assessed by the course tutor/assessor.

Learning Outcomes:

  • 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 the risks to health within the construction environment.
  • Know the importance of working around plant and equipment safely.
  • Understand the importance of effective teamwork within the construction industry.
  • Know how to support the work of a team in the construction industry.
  • Know how to support safe working practices in a team

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Level 1 Award in Health and Safety for Construction