CSCS Information

CITB Health Safety and Environment Test

By Ryan on May 9, 2019 with 1 Comment

The CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test has been developed to make sure that construction workers on building sites have a basic knowledge of health and safety as well as environmental matters relevant to their work. The test replaces the CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) test with a more detailed and updated syllabus which includes […]

Skill Card

By Ryan on October 25, 2019 in CSCS Information with 0 Comments

When it comes to the construction industry, all the workers must be skilled, qualified and competent. Imagine if everything they built can be damaged easily – buildings, roads, highways or other immovable properties. That is why it is important for them to employ only the skilled ones to assure safety and quality of the structures. […]

CSCS Card Renewal

By Ryan on February 19, 2020 with 1 Comment

Having a CSCS card show’s that you have an excellent knowledge of health and safety but also be familiar with the constructions skills template which is a valuable asset both on and off the work site. Having a CSCS card shows not just co-workers but also employers that you are familiar with the many safety […]

Benefits of the CSCS Card

By Ryan on October 1, 2019 in CSCS Information with 0 Comments

As a worker, reviewing for tests, enrolling in training courses and paying for test and CSCS card fees can be time-consuming and costly. As much as possible, you want to work immediately in order to provide the needs of your family. But that is not the case in the construction industry. As a matter of […]

What You Need to Know When Applying for a CSCS Card

By Ryan on September 27, 2019 in CSCS Information with 0 Comments

Your skills are your major investment when working or planning to work in the construction industry. While it is easy to say you have this and that certifications and qualifications, employers will always need a proof to support your claim. After all, the construction industry is one of the most important yet most dangerous fields […]

How Much Is It Going To Cost For A CSCS Card

By Ryan on August 9, 2019 with 0 Comments

One of the first questions people ask before applying for a CSCS card is how much is the CSCS going to cost? The thing is it isn’t that expensive at all, the cost of the CSCS card itself is only £36 and that includes the VAT. There are a few things that could raise the […]

CSCS Green Card Changes – Labourer Card

By Ryan on October 19, 2019 in CSCS Information with 4 Comments

Green Card Changes for the Construction Industry Whether you are a construction owner, worker, or a trainer of the industry, you need to be aware of the changes coming to the workplace. As of July 1st, 2014, the green Construction Site Operative (CSO) card has been withdrawn. The reason being the system was being abused […]

Electrotechnical Certification Scheme

By Ryan on April 28, 2014 in CSCS Information with 1 Comment

The construction industry has a lot of branches. It is not just limited on carpenters, engineers, architects or even electricians. In fact, it’s more than just that. Hence, it’s no wonder that for every sector involved in a construction project, certification and demonstrating a certain level of skill, knowledge and competence is a mandatory requirement. […]

Cards and Qualifications for Migrant Workers

By Ryan on October 13, 2019 in CSCS Information

In order to provide for the needs of the family and to address the demands of having a better life, some people, especially the skilled workers from all parts of the world flock to developed countries and seek for better opportunities. The UK is not an exception to this trend. Because of the rise of […]


By Ryan on August 6, 2019 with 0 Comments

If you’re looking for a quick answer to a burning question you have, take a look at our FAQ below. IF you are unable to find the answer to your question, please get in touch by using the contact form. The CSCS Scheme   Q. Does CSCS Apply Across the UK? A. Yes the CSCS […]

CSCS Card Test Centres in the UK

By Ryan on September 30, 2019 with 2 Comments

Here is an up to date list of all the places you can book and take your CSCS exam, but it is always a good idea to visit the CSCS website and book online if you can, that way you will be 100% sure that you are visiting the closest test centre to your home […]

The process of identifying the most suited CSCS card before applying

By Ryan on October 1, 2019 with 0 Comments

Over the years CSCS card has evolved as a part of the construction industry based in the UK. Today it stands as a proof of certification of your abilities and qualification in the construction industry. Anyone working in this domain should think of applying this card, as it helps in getting an edge in the […]

Obtaining a CSCS card

By Ryan on October 1, 2019 with 1 Comment

CSCS, standing for Construction skill and certification scheme, is a totally new concept that has evolved to avoid the daily occurring deadly accidents raising an alarming condition at the construction sites. These accidents are mainly occurred due to the falling of the buildings, bridges, malfunctioning of heavy machines and many others. These not only create […]

There are many different types of CSCS cards that you can take and a few things you will need to know before you decided to book your test. We have created a huge list of pages for you under this category that will give you the information you need about everything related to the CSCS card and test. From the types of cards, the cost of taking the exam and how to go about applying and renewing your card.