The Level 1 Award In Health And Safety In A Construction Environment Qualification (RQF)
At ASTS we provide quality access to the necessary construction courses required for application of the CSCS Green Labourer’s Card. We provide accredited online courses that deliver flexible learning and targeted learning for individuals across the United Kingdom.
The Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment qualification, also known as the RQF, is one of the key foundation construction courses recognised in the United Kingdom. The RQF course is a flexible course aimed at learners who currently work or want to work in the construction industry. This course is recommended to those that require a CSCS Green Labourers cardwhich requires essential health and safety training.
The RQF1 course helps students gain valuable construction experience and industry knowledge to progress with a career in construction, including areas such as plastering, bricklaying, carpentry, tiling, plumbing and construction.
The Level 1 Award Health and Safety Qualification is an approved CSCS card course aimed at learners who currently work or want to work in the construction industry.
The RQF course provides learners with the below:
- Online Learning
- Student Handbook
- Practice Knowledge Tests
- RQF Online Examination
Please note: the RQF Level One course must be undertaken on a PC that runs Windows 10 or newer. Access to a webcam, microphone and reliable internet connection is also required to complete the examination for this online construction course.
- Official Level 1 RQF Course Qualification Certificate
- CITB Operatives Test (Additional Fee Required)
Please see our Gold Package for more information on the CITB Operatives Test inclusion.
How does the online training and assessment work?
- At ASTS, our online construction course training is provided through video with short progress exams. A full preparation exam is included with the training, ensuring you will be ready to complete the online assessment to gain your qualification.
- The multi choice online assessment must be undertaken on a PC or Laptop running Windows 10 with web cam and microphone with a reliable internet connection.
- The examination is multiple choice.
- If the student is successful, the RQF course e-certificate is then issued by email.
Upon successful completion of the CSCS Green Card course online, students will be able to enrol in the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Touch Screen Test. This test is included in the Gold Package that we offer at ASTS at an additional cost.
Following the CSCS Card course and the CITB test, students can then apply for a new Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) Green Labourers Card. This CSCS card, enables workers to work on construction sites within the United Kingdom in entry-level roles as a non-skilled worker.
Watch the CSCS Green Labourer’s Card video for more information about this course.
Pre-Entry RQF Course Requirements
- All learners that enrol in the RQF must be at least 16 years of age before they can be registered on this qualification.
- A basic level of literacy and the equivalent to a Level 1 proficiency in the English language is also a standard pre-requisite.
ASTS RQF Qualification Packages
- Qualification Only Package
- Gold Service Package
ASTS RQF Gold Service
The ASTS Gold Service is one of two packages offered to gain the full CSCS Green Labourers card.
This service includes the online course and online multiple-choice exam that is offered within the Qualification Only package, in addition to one-to-one liaison to organise the completion of the CITB Health and Safety test at a local test centre to the student.
The Gold Service is £125 and provides all pre-requisites required for a CSCS Green Card application.
The ASTS RQF Level 1 Course is accredited by:
Gain your level 1 qualification online
- Study with ASTS on-line
- Get ready with our practise test
- Register for the online multichoice exam which must be completed on a PC or Laptop running Windows 10 with web cam and microphone via a reliable internet connection.
- Your certificate will be emailed to you
- Gold service – we liaise with you and book your touch screen CITB Health & safety test at your local test centre at a time and date convenient to you.
- On successful completion of your touch screen test you can then apply for your Green Labourers card.
This course provides the online learning, practice knowledge test as you progress, exam and certificate for a Level 1 qualification to apply for a CSCS green card.
- Online training: Level One Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
- Student handbook, progress tests and practice assessment
- Level 1 Qualification online assessment which must be undertaken on a PC or Laptop running Windows 10 with web cam and microphone with a reliable internet connection.
Note: You will also need to pass the CITB Operatives Test to order your card (see Gold Service).
Assessed by online multi choice exam
Assessed by online multi choice exam
CITB Touchscreen test