Achieve your full NVQ Diploma by passing the CSCS Health & Safety Test.

Construction Skills Certification Scheme

Available CSCS Cards

Red CSCS Card

This card is available if you are a trainee or experienced worker and registered for a qualification that leads to a skilled CSCS card

Green CSCS Card

This card is only available for people working in labouring occupations and completed either 1 day H&S Course, NVQ L1 or IOSH Working Safely.

Blue CSCS Card

Think Construction Skills can help experienced workers get their blue card in just 4 weeks. To be eligible for this route you must:

Gold CSCS Card

This card is available if you have completed a NVQ/SVQ level 3 or 4 in your occupation or occupational works/site supervision

Black CSCS Card

The Black CSCS card is available for Managers who have achieved a Construction related NVQ/SVQ level 6 or 7


The CPCS Card shows that the holder has the training and skills required to operate plant within the UK’s construction industry.

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CSCS Card Finder

Once you have completed your NVQ and have an upto date Health and safety test,  you will be able to apply for the suitable CSCS card. 

You can use the CITB CSCS Card Finder to help you decide which CSCS card to apply for and which CITB Health, Safety & Environment test you need to pass based on your occupation.

Subsidise your NVQ training with Government Funding

Level 2 NVQ in Insulation & Building Treaments

Get your level 2 NVQ certificate in Insulation & Building Treatments, with onsite assessments, you can get certified while you work.

CITB Skills & Training Fund

Get up to £25,000 to train your employees, for companies with 1-250 employees. We are an Approved Training Organisation (ATO) and have supported many companies gain funding.

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