To make an application for the CSCS Partner Scheme JIB Blue Plumber Card. You will need to hold an NVQ Level 2 or equivalent in one of the accepted disciplines. This could be, for example, an NVQ Level 2 in Plumbing & Heating completed as a college diploma.
Additionally, you need to complete the CITB Health, Safety and Environment Test for Specialists - Plumbing (JIB). Results are valid for 2 years, you will need your score report for making your application. The test can be completed at your local, CITB-approved test centre.
About the CITB Test for Plumber JIB Card
In order to attain any CSCS card or partner card it is required that you take the correct CITB test for specialism and qualifications. There are 50 multiple choice questions that make up the CITB Health, Safety, and Environment Specialist JIB test. Questions are focused on basic health, safety and environmental topics related to construction. Additionally, there are questions centred around the specialist plumbing domain. You will need to have answered at least 45 questions correctly to pass. Tests are carried out in CITB’s approved centres.
It is crucial that you study in advance of the test, as statistics show that the majority of those that fail the CITB test did not prepare with revision.
Booking your CITB Test for JIB Plumber Card
You can book your CITB Plumber test using our simple booking form. Fill in your details and select the ‘JIB’ test. You can then choose your preferred test date and centre. Once this has been completed, you will be able to securely provide your payment information. Your booking information should arrive within around 24 hours.