Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (Leading to CSCS Green Card - Online training modules & centre exam required) - £75 (excl VAT)

Course Description

Each year in the UK, people are killed, injured and suffer work-related illnesses while carrying out their jobs. So Health & Safety is a significant concern. The government, employers and workers all have an essential role to play in reducing deaths and accidents and preventing ill-health at work.


This course is aimed at people starting out in the construction industry and can be used as part of their induction process or as preparation for the level 1 award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment. Whilst this course, Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction environment provides you with a qualification in its own right, it can also form part of your CSCS green card application.


The course starts with an introduction to the legal aspects of health and safety before covering the basics of risk assessment and safe working practices. It then goes into detail to cover the most common hazards encountered in construction environments from Working at Height and Respiratory Hazards to electrical and chemical hazards.


Target Audience

The course is aimed at people starting out in the construction industry.


The course can be used as part of a company induction process. It can also be used to aid in preparation for the level 1 award Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.


Further Progression

For more detailed information on key health and safety issues we offer a wide range of courses including Asbestos Awareness, Manual Handling, Electrical Safety, COSHH, Working at Height, Risk Assessment and many more.

Duration: 120 minutes (Note: This is based on the amount of video content shown and is rounded off. It does not account in any way for loading time or thinking time on the questions). 

Please note: On completion of the online training modules - contact us to arrange an exam in one of our centres for the accredited certificate.


1. Introduction - Pass Mark 70%

2. Hazards, Risks, Assessments and Controls - Pass Mark 70%

3. Slips, Trips, Falls and Working at Height - Pass Mark 70%

4. Manual handling - Pass Mark 70%

5. Plant, Machinery and Noise - Pass Mark 70%

6. Respiratory Risks - Pass Mark 70%

7. Fire, Electricity and Gas Safety - Pass Mark 70%

8. Chemicals and Other Onsite Hazards - Pass Mark 70%

9. Vehicles, PPE and General Safety - Pass Mark 70%

10. Your Pathway to Your CSCS Card - Pass Mark 70%

Interested in buying more than one course? Email us for discounted rates on our courses! 

Recommended System Requirements

• Browser: Up to date web browser

• Video: Up to date video drivers

• Memory: 1Gb+ RAM

• Download Speed: Broadband (3Mb+)

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