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The BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Construction is eligible for Adult Education Funding and is an ideal introduction into Construction. Individuals will gain a nationally recognised Construction, Health & Safety Level 1 Certificate, enabling them to apply for the Green CSCS Labourers card (once they have completed their HS&E test).
For more information about the labourer CSCS card, and to help you make an informed decision if this is the best career path for you, read our handy online guide.
The Certificate in Construction is a 5-day qualification that develops the knowledge an employee will need to work safely and responsibly in a construction environment. It is aimed at providing employers with newly trained individuals in the principles of effectively working in a demanding safety environment. This qualification helps boost learners’ career prospects by giving them the skills, knowledge and understanding that the employers are looking for as well as the health and safety training to apply for the green CSCS labourers card.
The course will cover the following subjects to teach and develop the potential employee and to build their confidence and effectiveness in employment;
Classroom delivery, with achievement of the assessment criteria evidenced through contextualised, vocationally-related and practical experiences, along with completion of portfolio of evidence.
Delegates will be awarded the Pearson BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Construction.
Level 1 qualifications are designed to enhance learners’ work and life skills in a range of vocational contexts. They are appropriate for a diverse range of learners including:
The intended destinations for Learners who successfully achieving these qualifications can progress to:
The Pearson BTEC Level 1 Certificate in Construction supports progression onto Level 2 vocational qualifications such as the BTEC Level 2 certificate in construction and the built Environment.
We are able to offer this course fully funded through The Adult Education Budget (AEB) and European Social Funding (ESF) - subject to eligibility, Please contact us to find out more about eligibility, along with the course dates we have running in various locations around the UK.