These badge requirements were updated on 26 January 2018. The previous badge requirements can still be used until 31 January 2019, to allow for transition where necessary.
Show you can work safely and know about the following: hazard symbols and signs (for dangers such as toxic, flammable, irritant, electrical danger or slippery surface) safety equipment (such as goggles, gloves, masks, ear defenders) how and where to turn off mains supplies (such as water, electricity and gas) to the house.
Learn how to safely isolate individual electrical circuits at the consumer unit. This includes letting other users know that work is being carried out.
Show or explain how you would deal with four DIY emergencies for example:
Take an active part in two major DIY projects, indoors or outside. You could:
Alternatively, you could do any other projects of a similar skill level. Agree what you’ll do with an adult who is skilled in the relevant areas.