RAISE is a flexible 5 week programme consisting of three course options for unemployed Birmingham & Solihull residents who are aged 29 and above.

Eligible learners can access the following services:

  • CV writing
  • Employability skills
  • Advice and guidance
  • Interview skills
  • Job applications
  • Confidence and motivation
  • The Highfield Level 1 Award in Health and Safety within a Construction Environment (RQF) has been developed for learners working in – or wanting to work in – the construction industry, and will give them the knowledge to undertake their role safely.

    The qualification has also been designed so that learners who successfully complete it and go on to complete the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment knowledge test will have fulfilled the knowledge needed to apply for the CSCS Labourer’s Card.

    • Knowledge of common hazards and risks in a construction environment
    • Safe manual handling practices
    • Working safely at height
    • Working safely around plant and machinery
    • The importance of effective teamwork and communication in ensuring safe working practices are followed in the construction industry
  • This e-learning course is a Highfield Qualifications accredited programme. More information is available here.

    Learners will receive a Highfield e-learning completion certificate, which is downloadable upon successfully finishing the course.

Get started on this RAISE Working in the Construction Industry course

To get started, simply fill out the enquiry form. A member of the Challenge-trg team will be in touch as soon as possible to discuss the next steps.



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