There are two necessary qualifications you will need for your CSCS Skilled Worker Card application. Firstly, you will need to pass the CITB Health, Safety, and Environment Operatives test. The test can be completed at the certified test centre of your choice. You will need to keep a copy of your CITB test score report, which is valid for 2 years, for your CSCS Blue Skilled Worker Card application.
Additionally, you need to have completed an NVQ Level 2 Award or an equivalent qualification as a Bricklayer. There are various ways to obtain this qualification, but many applicants will have completed this as a college diploma.
About the CITB Test for Bricklayer CSCS Card
Before you apply for the CSCS card for Bricklayers, it is required that you complete the correct CITB Health, Safety and Environment test. For a Bricklayer, the standard CITB test for Operatives is suitable. CITB tests are carried out only in approved test centres, and are designed to test applicants' basic health, safety and construction environment knowledge with 50 multiple choice questions.
The minimum score needed to pass the Operatives test is 45/50. It is highly recommended that you revise in advance for the CITB Health, Safety & Environment test. As statistics show, the majority of those who fail the CITB test for Bricklayers are those who have not studied in advance of their test.
Booking your CITB Test for CSCS Bricklayer Card
To book your CITB Bricklayer test, use our simple test booking form. Fill in the required details, and select the ‘Operative Test’. You will then be able to choose your preferred test centre and date. FInally, securely provide your payment information. Your booking information should arrive within 24 hours of your purchase.