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Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

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 online accredited exam. 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.

Who is this course for?

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

What are the benefits of this course?

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.

Course Modules

Module Module Name Pass %
1 Introduction
70
2 Hazards, Risks, Assessments and Controls
70
3 Slips, Trips, Falls and Working at Height
70
4 Manual handling
70
5 Plant, Machinery and Noise
70
6 Respiratory Risks
70
7 Fire, Electricity and Gas Safety
70
8 Chemicals and Other Onsite Hazards
70
9 Vehicles, PPE and General Safety
70
10 Your Pathway to Your CSCS Card
70

Duration

120 minutes

Why Choose DDR Consultants?

We are a provider of online health and safety training courses and accredited by leading industry organisations. For example, our courses are accredited and approved by a variety of bodies including RoSPA, IATP, CPD, iiRSM and Gatehouse Awards.

In addition to being recognised by leading organisations, we offer you the flexibility to complete our courses at a time that is convenient for you from any location with Internet access. Upon completion, you will also receive a certificate stating your results.

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£75