There are two qualifications you will need to acquire in order to apply for a CSCS card for a Fitter’s Mate. You will need to pass the CITB Health, Safety, and Environment test for Operatives. You may complete this at your local test centre, and the resulting score report will be valid for 2 years. The CITB test score report is required for applying for your CSCS Blue Skilled Worker Card.
You will also need an NVQ Level 2 Award or an equivalent qualification. There are various ways to obtain this qualification, but the standard route is through college.
About the CITB Test for Fitter’s Mate CSCS Card
The CITB Test is required to apply for any CSCS card. The correct test for a Fitter’s Mate would be the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test for Operatives. This test consists of 50 multiple-choice questions, of which you need to answer 45 correctly in order to pass. Tests are conducted in CITB’s approved testing centres, and the questions will focus on basic health, safety and environmental topics related to construction.
According to statistics, most people who fail the CITB Operatives test for Fitter’s Mate did not revise the material in advance. It is very important that you prepare for the CITB Health, Safety & Environment test with adequate revision.
Booking your CITB Test for CSCS Fitter’s Mate Card
It’s easy to book your CITB Fitter’s Mate Test. Complete our simple booking form by filling in your details and selecting the ‘Operative Test’. Once that has been completed, choose your preferred date and test centre. You will then need to securely provide your payment information. Booking information should then arrive within around 24 hours.