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Skill STEP 1: Labourer

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Skill STEP 1

This course is for anyone looking to work in construction at an entry level as a labourer or apprentice tradesperson. 

The 1 week introductory course will prepare delegates for work on a construction site, covering mandatory topics such as health and safety and manual handling. 

On successful completion, candidates will obtain the Green Labourer CSCS Card.

Course overview

Our exclusive Skill STEP 1 programme has been developed to support and inspire new entrants to take their first STEP into construction. After this 1 week programme, candidates will gain a the basic knowledge of construction health and safety awareness to access sites as a labourer. On successful completion, candidates will obtain the Green Labourer CSCS Card.


What do I achieve? 

A Skill STEP© 1 certificate pack, Level 1 Health and Safety Awareness and the Green CSCS Labourer card. *Learners will require the Health Safety and Environment Specialist Operatives Test.

What's included?

5 days of in-person teaching, on site visits and personal development support.
  • Level 1 Health, Safety & Environment
  • Job interview
  • Manual handling
  • Face fit testing
  • Dust Awareness


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I completed this course with DWP and it kickstarted my career in construction. The day I completed, I started work with an employer and have been back for training to further develop myself in the company. Big respect for this!

All AccXel Skill STEPS© include these 6 mandatory topics to support the ‘whole person’ approach to construction education.

The built environment

Health & Safety



Personal Development


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