CITB CSCS Card
CSCS Card scheme was set up to help the construction industry to improve quality and reduce accidents. The card is increasingly in demanded as proof of occupational competence by contractors, public and private clients and others. The scheme covers hundreds of occupations so whatever you do in construction there will be a card suitable for you.
How Do I Take the CSCS Card Test?
The CSCS Card test lasts for 45 minutes. You can finish the test once you have answered all the questions. 45 multiple choice questions will appear on a computer screen, you simply just touch the answer you feel is the correct one. No computer skills are required.
How Difficult is the Test?
The health and safety test will cover questions related to your day-to-day job on a construction site. You will be expected to have knowledge on construction health and safety procedures.
How to Prepare
We suggest to prepare for test is by purchasing a Construction Skills Health and Safety test training book or CDM Rom. This is an excellent source of information to help you get through the test. Alternatively, you can attend a training day which will prepare you for the test.
What if I do Don't Pass?
You can take the test again and again. In case you fail consider obtaining the Construction Skills Health and Safety test training book and put in some time and effort revising prior to re-sitting your CSCS test.
How Do I Apply?
Once you have completed the Construction Skills Health and Safety test, you will want to get your CSCS Card as soon as possible. Contact the Construction Skills advice line on 0844 248 5262 who will explain how you can get the correct card for your occupation.