LEVEL 1 HEALTH AND SAFETY WITHIN A CONSTRUCTION ENVIRONMENT
One of the most basic programs required to work on almost any type of UK construction jobsite is the level 1 health and safety within construction environment. The level 1 program will give you the basic certification that is required to work on construction jobs as well as operate some types of heavy equipment on a job site. While you still must achieve some type of certification or training to run larger equipment, this could be a huge asset if you are beginning your construction career.
Price - £150
The level 1 health and safety within construction environment is also required to obtain a laborer card, green CSCS card valid for 5 years. Completing one of these applicable training programs is essential to working on the job site and becoming a certified laborer in the UK.
After the program is completed you can then go through the live assessment seminar which will demonstrate your learning taken through the program as well as any other applicable learning you have from the job site.
Demonstrating the knowledge and qualifications that you have based on work from a construction site will ensure that you can develop in your career and obtain all legal learners requirements to operate heavy equipment. The Health, safety and environment course and Level 1 health and safety within construction environment course are a two tier requirement to complete your green CSCS card training.
If you are interested in a career in construction these are excellent programs to start with as they can be taken on with very little training or pass certifications. Whether you are interested in the opportunity to potentially move up in your career or discover an entirely new career, programs like this one could be highly relevant to your career advancement.