CSCS Scheme-More and more construction sites are now only open to contractors who hold a CSCS card. You can gain your CSCS card by passing a health & safety test and through assessment of your occupational competance (Not required for operatives).
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CSCS - Construction Skills Certification Scheme - Get your CSCS SKILLCARD
Shows that the construction worker has retained Health and Safety knowledge and awareness and has proved where necessary their occupational competence through the NVQ Qualification and Certification Scheme.
Aims of CSCS Improved quality, Accidents reduced and Cowboys out of the industry Cardholders.
Now over 1,500,000 construction workers in the UK, have become cardholders since 1995 CSCS – Construction Skills Certificate Scheme
CSCS was set up to help the construction industry to improve quality and reduce accidents.
CSCS cards are increasingly demanded as proof of occupational competence by contractors, public and private clients and others. They cover hundreds of occupations so whatever you do in construction there will be a card that is suitable for you.
The CSCS Card is increasingly becoming accepted as the non-negotiable requirement by employers throughout building and construction – whereby workers must now have it to ensure basic eligibility in selection for employment on many sites that they may wish to be offered work on.
Obtain the CORRECT CSCS SKILLCARD and you WILL find work much, much, more easily as you will be eligible for work on most Major Construction and Building companies sites, including the Olympic Games.
CSCS Health and safety testIn most cases, to apply for a CSCS card (site operatives only), you must have passed the construction skills health and safety test within the past two years. Exemptions to this requirement are listed below.
Aim of the test
The aim of the test is to examine knowledge across a wide range of health and safety topics in order to improve safety and productivity on site. It is usually taken as a PC-based touch screen test at either a mobile testing unit or an accredited test centre.
Types of the test
The type of card being applied for will determine the level of the test that needs to be taken.
If the person taking the test needs additional support e.g. accessibility or literacy please call the booking line to discuss your requirements.
A range DVD's are available to help revise for the test.
Construction Skills Health and Safety Training, Test, Card Application and Administration.
AICE can now offer complete management of the process for obtaining your CSCS card. Through the provision of test training, Test taking facilities, card application and administration of your application for both your test and your card, we will ensure a smooth and successful route for you to obtaining your CSCS card.
Training for the Construction Skills Health and Safety
Test in health and safety enabling them to work on site can join our health and safety test training program that will successfully prepare you for taking the Construction Skills health and safety test.