Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment
Get the qualification you need to start a career in the construction industry with our Level 1 Health & Safety training. This 1-day introductory course is an essential pre-requirement for anyone applying for a CSCS card. Get started today with the help of our expert trainers.
High Quality CSCS courses delivered by Cornwall Training
At Cornwall Training, we’re proud to deliver high quality training courses for the construction industry. Our accredited CSCS courses give you a guarantee of expert knowledge and training that will provide you with the essential foundations for a career in the construction industry.
What is Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (CSCS)?
The Health & Safety in Construction Awareness Course is designed for people working in or wanting to start work in, the construction industry. The course is required for your Green Labourers CSCS card and will give you the knowledge to undertake your job safely. The course is a pre-requirement for all CSCS cardholders, both new and renewing. We have been running a range of construction and CSCS courses in Cornwall for a number of years with experienced trainers from across the industry – so get in touch today to find out how we can help!
What will I learn during the Level 1 Health & Safety course?
The Health & Safety in a Construction Environment course will cover 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.
The course is taught on a face to face basis at our training centre in St Austell however, if you have a group, we may be able to tailor our course and come to you. Call us today to discuss your requirements.
What follows the course to get your CSCS Card?
Once you have completed the course, you will need to complete the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment knowledge touch test. When passed this will allow you to apply for the CSCS Labourer’s Card.
What’s included in the Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction Environment training cost?
The price of our high-quality training courses includes all training materials and delivery, equipment registration and certification, refreshments throughout the course and a course manual which participants can keep.
Getting your Green Labourers CSCS card
To get a green CSCS card, you need to have completed a one day approved by CITB Health & Safety course. This can be done at our training centre in St Austell. You will then also need to go to the CITB Test centre and complete the touch screen test (in Truro or Penzance). Once you have done this, you can apply for your green card with the CITB over the phone.
High-Quality H&S Training Delivered By Experienced Instructors
We pride ourselves on professional construction safety courses delivered by experienced specialists. Cornwall Training’s instructors come from within the construction industry and are all experts in their relevant field. Get in touch today to find out more.
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Health & Safety course content
During our 1-day intensive course, you’ll cover many of the essential aspects of an introduction to health and safety. Our comprehensive course covers a variety of topics including:
- Hazards and risks in a construction environment
- Safe manual handling practices
- Working safely at height
- Working safely around plant and machinery
- Effective teamwork and communication
- Ensuring safe working practices are followed in the construction industry
Why Choose Cornwall Training for Your Level 1 Health & Safety?
At Cornwall Training, we’re proud to deliver high quality training courses that set us apart from our competitors. All of our trainers are active Health & Safety Consultants in Cornwall and complete training regularly to keep up to date with current changes – ensuring that participants are learning the latest, accurate information. Our courses are supported by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and Ofqual regulated, guaranteeing a professional-level course that will act as a foundation for your entry into a construction career.
View our range of construction courses
At Cornwall Training, our experts are proud to deliver a range of high quality Health & Safety training courses for the construction industry. From working safely to managing risk, our expert course will ensure that your worksite is legally compliant and minimise incidents within the workplace. See our full range of affordable courses. here.
Find out what to expect & download our course fact sheet
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