Occupational Safety & Health

Highfield Level 3 International Award in Health and Safety for Construction Supervisors

Highfield Level 3 International Award in Health and Safety for Construction Supervisors

Who is this qualification for?

This qualification has been developed for supervisors working in the construction industry.

 Learners gaining this qualification will understand their role within a construction environment. Topics covered include: workforce responsibilities; how risk assessment ensures a safe construction environment and delivering a safety briefing.     

How long will it take?

To complete this qualification learners should expect to undertake approximately 2 days of learning.

Topics covered

These include: responsibilities of employers, employees and supervisors, risk assessment process, hierarchy of control, safe systems of work, permits to work and construction safety briefings.

Assessment method

The qualification is assessed using the following methods of assessment:

  1. Part one: This component is assessed by multiple-choice question (MCQ) examination. This method of assessment is an end of course exam and must follow the Highfield Security and Invigilation Guidelines. The examination for this qualification contains 15 questions that must be completed within 30 minutes. Successful learners must achieve a minimum pass mark of 9 correct answers (60%) to pass.
  2. Part two: This component is assessed by practical assessment where a learner must create and deliver a 10-minute safety briefing