Media

  • CSCS welcomes new Chairman

    General News, April 20, 2018

    the Construction Skills Certification Scheme is pleased to announce the appointment of Carolyn Uphill as Chairman of the Board with effect from 1st May 2018.

  • Labourers wrongly turned away from site due to CSCS logo confusion

    General News, March 27, 2018

    CSCS recently received reports that holders of the GQA CSCS Q-card (one of CSCS’s Partner Card Schemes) have had Labourers turned away from site because their cards and their occupations were not considered to be approved by CSCS.

  • CSCS approves Safe2Site online course

    General News, March 5, 2018

    CSCS is pleased to announce that the Safe2Site online course has been approved as the latest route to the green Labourer card.

  • Our phone lines are closed all day Friday 2nd March

    General News, February 28, 2018

    Due to the adverse weather conditions a number of staff are unable to make the journey to work. Unfortunately, this means we cannot deliver the normal telephone service and we have taken the decision to close the telephone lines for today.

  • British Safety Council cracks down on fraudulent Level 1 Award certificates

    General News, February 27, 2018

    BSC have taken the decision to stop verifying or replacing older versions of their certificates

  • We are experiencing high call volumes

    General News, January 31, 2018

    Our service provider CITB are experiencing high call volumes and this has increased the call waiting times at our contact centre.

  • Asbestos occupations moved to Partner Schemes

    General News, January 30, 2018

    The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is notifying the industry that asbestos related occupations are being moved to alternative schemes.

  • Go Smart to be withdrawn from Windows phones

    General News, January 24, 2018

    Following confirmation that Microsoft are ending their support for Windows phones, CSCS is withdrawing the Go smart app for Windows phones.

  • Blasting sector occupations transferred

    General News, January 22, 2018

    The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is notifying the industry that blasting occupations are being transferred to the Blasting Competency Scheme (BCS)

  • Annual Review 2017 published

    General News, January 9, 2018

    CSCS has published its Annual Review for 2017