Guidance and support is available for those impacted by the withdrawal of Industry Accreditation. This includes increased CITB grant funding for employers and flexible assessment routes that ensure individuals will not need to attend college to gain a qualification.
Whatever your job or level of experience, find the CSCS Card for you.
The CSCS Labourer card is for those in unskilled occupations only. Find out more.
IA cards issued from 1st Jan 2020 will expire on 31st Dec 2024 and cannot be renewed. Use our support and guidance pages to plan your route off IA.
Our instructional video takes you through the process of applying online.
CSCS issue a number of cards, which reflect the different occupations and qualifications within construction. If you do not work in a construction related occupation, you don't need a CSCS card.
Electronic card checks are the most secure way to check if a card is valid. Find out more about the various ways to check a card electronically, including the CSCS Smart Check app.
CSCS do not accept Level 1 Awards in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment issued by the BSC dated before February 2017.
The Health and Safety Executive has launched a new campaign, titled Asbestos and You, to raise awareness of asbestos among tradespeople.