Online Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (Leading to CSCS Green Card)

£149.00

Accredited by Engineering Training Awards

This course is aimed at people starting out in the construction industry and can be used as part of their induction process in preparation for the CSCS Green Card Touch Screen Test.

Whilst this course, Level 1 Health & Safety in a Construction environment provides you with a qualification in its own right, it also forms part of your CSCS green card application.

In accordance with CITB anyone who is a labourer on a construction site must be a CSCS Green Card Holder.

DG Training accepts ITA funding for many of THEIR COURSES AND TRAINING PACKAGES

What are Individual Training Accounts (ITAs)?

A Skills Development Scotland Individual Training Account (ITA) is money for you to put towards the costs of employability-focussed learning or training.

What can they be used for?

Eligible applicants could receive up to £200 towards a single training course. There are loads of course geared towards helping you get a job or progress in your career. Many of DG Training’s Courses and Training Packages are approved for ITA funding.

Who are They For?

You could be eligible for an ITA if you are:

  • Aged 16 or over
  • Living in Scotland
  • Currently in, or actively seeking work
  • Not undertaking training through the Employability Fund
  • Not undertaking a Foundation, Modern or Graduate Level Apprenticeship
  • Not participating in the Community Jobs Scotland programme
  • In receipt of an income of £22,000 per year or less, or are on certain benefits

How to apply for an ITA with DG Training

  1. Click on the link
  2. Browse through our approved courses and packages to find one that is right for you
  3. Click on the Apply for Funding button
  4. Complete the online application form
  5. We will contact you with further details

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Guided Learning hours

Approximately 120 minutes are required for this course.

Form of Assessment

A short test concludes each module. A passmark of 70% is required to successfully pass the course.

Syllabus

  • Introduction
  • Hazards, Risk Assessments and Controls
  • Slips, Trips, Falls and Working at Height
  • Manual Handling
  • Plant, Machinery and Noise
  • Respiratory Risks
  • Fire, Electrical and Gas Safety
  • Chemicals and Other Onsite Hazards
  • Vehicles, PPE and General Safety
  • Your Pathway to Your CSCS Card