This card is available if you are a trainee and are registered for a qualification that leads to a skilled CSCS card (in the majority of cases a NVQ/SVQ). Please note: SSSTS, SMSTS and NEBOSH General will not be accepted as routes to a Trainee card.
You can also apply for this card over the phone by calling 0344 99 44 777. You will need to email evidence that you registered to do a qualification to email@example.com prior to calling.
Alternatively, you can apply by post using the application form here.
The card is valid for five years and can not be renewed.
*Prior to applying for the Trainee card applicants must have completed the appropriate CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test.
On completion of your qualification, you are expected to move onto the appropriate skilled CSCS card for your occupation. The CSCS cardfinder will tell you which card to apply for.
*Important note: Applicants must be able to provide proof of registration onto their qualification. As a minimum, you are required to provide evidence from your training provider’s awarding body that includes:
- Applicants Name
- Full qualification title and level of the course you are registered to
- Date of registration (must be in the last 2 years)
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