Professionally Qualified Person


PQP search tool

Use the PQP search tool below to find out if your professional body membership is accepted for a PQP card. Simply enter the name of your professional body (abbreviated or in full), or your post-nominal letters into the box below and click on your membership level to find out more.

If your professional body does not appear, then please get in touch with CSCS to find out what it is you need to do next.



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This card is available to competence assessed members of CSCS approved Professional Bodies.

This card is valid for five years.

All applicants must pass the CITB Managers and Professionals Health, Safety and Environment Test.

Applicants will need to supply proof that they are a current member of the professional body, by providing one of the following, which must note expiry date;

  • A membership certificate
  • A membership card (both sides)
  • An up-to-date letter or email from the professional body

For renewals, applicants must supply a letter or email from the professional body confirming that they are still a member of the organisation.

You can also apply for this card over the phone by calling 0344 99 44 777. You will need to email evidence of your professional membership to [email protected] prior to calling.

Alternatively, you can apply by post using the application form here.