This qualification is aimed at individuals wishing to seek employment or enter, work on a building site. Legislation requires individuals to hold the necessary level of green card before the set foot on any site.
The Level 1 Health and Safety working in construction (for CSCS training) course is to provide job hunters in the construction industry with the necessary qualification to enable them to progress and take the CSCS examination to apply for their Green Card.
It also enables those who need access to working on a construction site such as cleaners with the necessary credentials to do so.
The course has been developed to provide new entrants or existing workers with basic health and safety knowledge. In addition to the educational benefits of the course it is also requirement for a green CSCS card.
The qualification is awarded by Highfields.