The EAL Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment is a Vocational Related Qualification (VRQ). It is designed for learners who work or who want to work in Construction. The qualification meets the requirements for learners to achieve a formal knowledge based qualification in order to apply for the CSCS UK Ltd Green Card. Successful completion of this qualification and the CITB Health, safety and environment (HS&E) test will enable the learner to access construction sites in the UK as a non-skilled worker
This qualification is supported by ConstructionSkills and was developed in conjunction with CITB and CSCS UK Ltd
What are the pre-requisites?
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification; however Oxford Energy Academy ensure that the learners have the potential to achieve this qualification. Learners must have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy to complete the learning outcomes and the external assessment.
Oxford Energy Academy make learners with particular requirements aware of the content of the qualification and are given every opportunity to successfully complete the qualification. EAL will consider any reasonable suggestions for, and from, those with disabilities that would help them to achieve the learning outcomes without compromising the standards required.
Who is this qualification for?
Learners who already work in Construction.
Learners who want to work in Construction.
Learners who need to meet the requirements for the CSCS UK Ltd Green Card in order to access construction sites in the UK as a non-skilled worker.
How is this qualification delivered?
The externally set (EAL), centre marked assessment in the form of an assessment booklet, will form all of the evidence required for the learner’s portfolio. The learner must complete all sections of the assessment booklet in order to achieve a pass in their qualification. Further evidence of how the learner has met specific assessment criterion may be added to the learner’s portfolio. However this must be clearly referenced. EAL will monitor and externally verify all assessments conducted at Oxford Energy Academy
How is this qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed by completion of an assessment booklet, which will provide the evidence of the learner’s portfolio of evidence. The assessment booklet has been provided by EAL
|Minimum entry age||16|
|Guided learning hours minimum||40|
|Guided learning hours maximum||40
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