Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (6072)

Last Updated: 24 Apr 2017

This Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment qualification is for learners wishing to apply for the Construction Skills Certification Scheme Green Card.

The CSCS Green Card is intended for those working in labouring occupations only. From July 2014 CSCS is planning to introduce a new requirement for applicants to achieve a formal knowledge based qualification, the ‘Health and Safety in a Construction Environment’ Award. Achievement of this award will demonstrate the applicant’s understanding of key issues affecting safe working practices on UK construction sites.

For further information on the changes to the Green Card scheme, please visit http://www.cscs.uk.com

This qualification is for learners wishing to qualify for the CSCS UK Ltd Green Card to access construction sites in the UK as a non-skilled worker.

A sample test is also available for the CSCS Green Card qualification:

On completion of the sample tests, you will be provided with a result (pass/fail and percentage) and a report can be viewed that provides feedback on the results. 

Available to deliver in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Northern Ireland

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Level 1

This level allows the learner to apply for a CSCS Green Card.

What Careers Can This Lead To?

This can lead to a career in Construction.

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (6072-01)

Last Registration Date: 31 Oct 2017

Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

  • Accreditation No: 601/1401/0 This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: Credit based qualification This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 4 Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 40 - 40 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: Data unavailable This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: Data unavailable This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/10/2018 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (6072-51)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jul 2020
Coming Soon (Jun 2017 - Aug 2017)

Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment

  • Accreditation No: 603/1347/X This is a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ This is categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data unavailable Credits are a measure of the size of the qualification
  • Guided Learning Hours: 21 - 21 This is the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Total Qualification Time: 29 This is the total contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Key Stage: N/A This shows the equivalent Key Stage level.
  • Last Certification: 31/07/2021 This is the last date that a certificate can be issued

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By clicking on the section headings below, you can access a variety of documents such as the qualification handbooks and assessment materials, Statements of Purpose, and recognition letters from industry and employers.

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