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CSCS Cards & Courses



CSCS Courses, Duration & Prices
CITB -Construction Skills Health, Safety and Enviroment Tests HS&E Test for Operatives 50.00 + 20%VAT –                £60.00 1 hr External Online Assessment
HS&E Test for Managers and Professionals
HS&E Test for Supervisory Specialists
HS&E Test for Plumbing and Gas Specialists
HS&E Test for Demolition Specialists
HS&E Test for Highway Work Specialists
HS&E Test for Working at Height Specialists
HS&E Test for Lift and Escalator Specialists
HS&E Test for Tunnelling Specialists
HS&E Test for HVACR Domestic Heating and Plumbing Specialists
HS&E Test for HVACR Pipe Fitting and Welding Specialists
HS&E Test for HVACR Ductwork Specialists
HS&E Test for HVACR Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Specialists
HS&E Test for HVACR Services and Facilities Specialists
CSCS Cards we Offer:

THE RED CSCS/OPERATIVES

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This RED CSCS CARD is valid for three years after it is issued is broken up into:RED CARDTrainee (Craft and Operative) must

  • Be registered for an N/SVQ but have not yet achieved it.
  • Have a current CSCS Health, Safety and Environment qualification

Red Card – Trainee (The technical, Supervisory and Management

  • Registered in a higher education college or university for a nationally recognised construction related qualification.
  • Pass Health, Safety and Environment test.

Red Card – Graduate (The technical, Supervisory and Management)

    • Registered in a higher education college or university for a nationally recognised construction related qualification.
    • Have completed a managerial and professional Health, Safety and Environment Test.

Red Card – (Experienced technician, Supervisor or Manager)

    • Supervisors and managers with a job experience,
    • missed the industry accreditation opportunity and do not hold NVQ or SVQ at level 3, 4 or 5

THE GREEN CSCS / LABOURERS CARD (THE NEW GREEN CSCS CARD)

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This card is valid for five years and you need to have either:

  • Passed the Level One Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment.
  • Hold a valid Site Safety Plus Health and Safety Awareness Course certificate.

All applicants must also pass the Operatives CITB Health Safety & Environment test.

THE BLUE CSCS / SKILL CARD

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This card is valid for five years and all applicants must pass the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test as well as having:

  • Achieved a Construction Related NVQ or SVQ level 2 or
  • Completed an employer sponsored apprenticeship which included the achievement of a City and Guilds of London Institute Craft Certificate.BLUE CARD – CRAFT UNIT LEVELThis card is for occupations where a full Construction Related NVQ or SVQ does not exist, but you have passed trade specific units.

THE GOLD CSCS SUPERVISOR / ADVANCED CRAFT CARD

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This card is valid for five years and all applicants must pass the CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test.  This card is available for skilled workers that have:

  • achieved a Construction Related NVQ or SVQ level 3 or
  • completed an approved indentured apprenticeship (e.g.with NJCBI, BATJIC etc.) or
  • completed an employer sponsored apprenticeship which included the achievement of a City and Guilds of London Institute Advanced Craft Certificate.

THE BLACK CSCS MANAGERS CARD

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This card is valid for five years and all applicants must pass the CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test.  This card is available for manager occupations subject to:

  • achievement of a Construction related NVQ/SVQ levels 4, 5, (or Construction related QCF Level 6 or 7) in the relevant occupation
  • This card is valid for five years

THE WHITE CSCS CONSTRUCTION RELATED OCCUPATION CARD

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This card is available to people working in construction related occupations not covered by the other card categories.

ACADEMICALLY QUALIFIED PERSON (AQP)

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This card is available to people who have completed certain construction related degrees, HND’s, HNC’s, CIOB Certificates and NEBOSH diplomas.

PROFESSIONALLY QUALIFIED PERSON

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This card is available to competence assessed members of CSCS approved Professional Bodies

THE YELLOW CSCS FREQUENT VISITOR CARD

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This card is available to people who frequently visit a construction site, but have no construction specific skill. It is valid for five years and all applicants must pass the CITB Operatives Health, Safety and Environment Test.