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 Carlisle.
Book Your CITB Test in Carlisle
To obtain a CSCS Card you will need to take the CITB HSE test. Once you pass the test you will receive your CSCS Card and the UK construction industry will open up to you. At Construction Certification we make booking your test fast and easy.
What to Expect in the Test
Expect to be asked for an ID when you arrive at the Carlisle Test Centre. Expect to have a security photo taken. Expect there to be 50 multiple choice questions and for the test to last 45 minutes.
What to Take With You
The one thing you must take with you is an acceptable form of ID. Typically that means either a UK passport or a UK driving license.
Should you have neither you can still take the test if you provide 2 acceptable alternative forms of identification. Those include a Proof of Age Card, a Trade Union Card or a bank statement. For a complete list of acceptable alternate IDs, click here
What to do Before Going to the Test Centre
Most people who fail did not study beforehand. If you need help with revision you can find numerous revision aids here
How do I Book a Test?
Book your CITB Test in Carlisle using our convenient online form