Health and safety awareness (HSA) eCourse
Keep yourself and your colleagues safe when working on site. Learn about potential hazards, gain practical advice and prove your understanding.
When you buy this Grant eligible eCourse you get access to:
- The interactive online course material
- An online version of the Construction health and safety awareness (GE707) publication
- An online end of course examination
Who is it for?
Recommended if you live in the UK, are working in the construction and civil engineering industries and are looking to:
- You will receive certification that you have successfully completed the Site Safety Plus, Health and safety awareness course.
- It is equivalent to the Level 1 Award in Health and safety in a construction environment and can be used to support your application for a CSCS labourer card.
- Certification is valid for five years.
What else do I need to know?
Completing the course:
- The interactive online course takes approximately four hours.
- It can be completed in one go or over a period of days or weeks. You have up to 12 months to complete it.
- Return to the course as many times as you like, it will remember and track your progress.
Taking the exam:
- Once you’ve completed the course you need to book an end of course exam
- It can only be taken on a computer or laptop – mobile phones and tablets are not compatible
- You will need a reliable internet connection, a webcam, speakers and a microphone, plus photo ID
- You will have 30 minutes to complete the exam
- The exam is included in the purchase price, but there is a £21 fee if you need to retake it
#1 - To take the exam you must have access to a laptop or desktop computer, it cannot be taken on a mobile or tablet.
#2 - Be sure to select the HSA exam NOT the HS&E Test, which is a separate test you take in person at a Pearson VUE test centre.
Health, safety & environmental (HS&E) test information can be found here.
Make sure you have the right equipment and a reliable internet connection available before purchasing this eCourse. You can test your system now.
Please note: If you are aged 16 to 18, your parent or guardian will need to attend the exam check-in process.