The CSCS card is a way to verify that people working on construction sites have the appropriate knowledge and training. This helps prevent on-the-job mishaps that endanger everyone's health and safety. You obtain a CSCS card by taking the CITB Health, Safety & Environment Test. There are 150 CITB test centres nationwide including in Bournemouth.
Book Your CITB Test in Bournemouth
Since the CSCS program started 25 years ago it has been almost universally adopted by the construction industry in the UK. If you would like to work in the construction industry you are likely to need a CSCS Card. To get a CSCS Card you must take a CITB test.
What to Expect in the Test
After arriving at the CITB Test Centre in Bournemouth you will be asked to show ID and then sit for a security photo. After a short wait, the test will begin. It is comprised of 50 multiple choice questions and takes 45 minutes. Once complete you can apply for a CSCS Card
What to Take With You
The only thing you must have is a valid ID. Test Centres prefer either a UK driving license or a UK passport with both photo and signature.
If you have neither of those you will need to show 2 alternative forms of ID. These include everything from a British Armed Forces ID to a bank statement to a National Insurance Card. To see a full list of acceptable alternatives click here
What to do Before Going to the Test Centre
You should engage in revision before taking the test. For a list of quality revision aids click here
How do I Book a Test?
It’s easy to book your CITB Test with Construction Certification by using our convenient online form