CSCS Labourer Card
You will need to have passed the CITB Health, safety and environment test within the last 2 years.
You can apply for this card if you have completed the QCF Level 1/SCQF Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment. This is a lifetime qualification that only needs to be completed once and will be accepted in 5 years’ time when renewing your Labourer card.
To find out how to take this qualification contact your local college of further education, training centre or Job-centre Plus. You can see a full list of awarding bodies offering this qualification here. They will advise you about training and assessment availability, pricing and whether funding is available.
CSCS also accepts alternative courses to the Level 1 Award as per below:
Health and Safety Awareness
This Site Safety Plus course is a popular route for anyone looking to take their first step towards obtaining a CSCS Labourers (Green) Card.
This one day course can be for those who have entered, or are about to enter, the construction and civil engineering industry. The course gives delegates an awareness of health and safety and how it affects their daily role.
This course is the first step towards a CSCS Labourers Card (Green Card) and to the progressive CITB Site Safety Plus suite of courses that range from training for operatives into the industry up to senior manager / director.
- Their individual responsibilities for their own safety and the safety of others
- Typical construction hazards and how these are controlled
- How everyone can help achieve better practical standards of safety on site
- Legal requirements and liabilities
- Working at height
- Manual Handling
- Fire prevention
- Work equipment
- Occupational Health
Duration: One day
CITB Site Safety Plus Certificate
**Please Note Costs Below:
HS&E Touch Screen Tests - £50.00+vat PP
1 Day Health and Safety Awareness Course - £155.00+vat PP
CSCS Green Card - £35.00+vat PP
- Complete all three in one day, by booking onto one of our scheduled courses for a total cost of £225.00+vat PP (Inclusive of all of the above and free on-site parking)
You can also apply for this card over the phone by calling 01189 700200 you will need to email evidence of your professional membership to firstname.lastname@example.org prior to calling.
(*CITP – Construction Industry Training Providers – is a limited company providing commercial training to industry and is in no way connected to CITB – the Construction Industry Training Board – a charity dedicated to industry standards.)