Level 1 Award in Construction Health & Safety (QCF)


This one day course is suitable for any individual (16 or over) wanting to work in the construction industry and those already employed in the industry seeking to renew their knowledge in this area.

Please note that as from 1st July 2014, any person wishing to apply for a CSCS Green Card or renew a previous Construction Site Operative (CSO) card will need to achieve this qualification (or similar) before applying for their card.

The course is designed to give candidates basic essential knowledge for health and safety on construction sites.. It covers the following areas –

  • The principles of risk assessment for maintaining and improving health and safety at work
  • The importance of safe manual handling in the workplace.
  • The importance of working safely at height in the workplace.
  • Risks to health within a construction environment.
  • The importance of working around plant and equipment safely.call us2
Please Note: We only deliver the Level 1 Award in Construction Health & Safety Qualification – we are not a CSCS test or booking centre. To apply for a CSCS card and CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test, please follow the link-


Course Length One day
Assessment method Multiple choice exam
Ofqual Qualification Number 601/2322/9
QCF credits 4
Awarding body GQA Ltd
Prerequisite None