Book Supervisor CITB Test For CSCS Card

To apply for a CSCS Supervisory Card, you first need to pass the relevant CITB Health, Safety & Environment test. For a Supervisor, this would be the Specialist Supervisory test. You cannot apply for a Supervisory Card without fulfilling this requirement.
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About CSCS Supervisory Card

A CSCS Supervisory Card certifying your qualifications as a Supervisor will make you eligible for consideration for roles on virtually any jobsite in the UK, whether major or minor. A Supervisory CSCS Card is recognised across the nation by both public and private construction sites. The CSCS Gold Supervisory Card, sometimes referred to as the CSCS Gold Card, should not be confused with the Gold Advanced Craft Card. The Card has a validity period of 5 years.

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How do I apply for the CSCS card for Supervisors?


Complete an appropriate qualification for the CSCS Supervisory Card, such as an NVQ Level 3 or 4 in Supervision.


Book your CITB Specialist Supervisory Health, safety and environment test.


Apply for your CSCS Supervisory Card.
If you already possess a renewable CSCS Supervisory Card which has expired within the past year, this can be renewed with the CITB testing score report.

Apply to Renew Your CSCS Supervisory Card

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How to obtain a Supervisory CSCS Card

You will need at least two mandatory qualifications in order to apply for a CSCS Card. Firstly, you must have one of CSCS’ approved qualifications, such as an NVQ Level 3 or 4 in Supervision. This may be completed in college or university.

Additionally, you will need to have passed the CITB Specialist Supervisory Health, safety and environment test within the last two years. You can complete this at your local CITB- approved test centre.

About the CITB Supervisor Test for CSCS Card

Anyone applying for a CSCS Card must first complete the correct CITB Health, Safety and Environment test for their card. The CITB Specialist Supervisory Health, Safety and Environment consists of 50 multiple-choice questions. The questions will test your knowledge on basic health, safety and environmental construction topics, as well as specialist questions for supervisors.

You must answer at least 45 of the 50 questions correctly in order to pass. It is therefore very important you revise in advance of your test; according to statistics, most candidates who fail the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test are those who did not prepare with revision.

Booking your CITB Test for Supervisory Card

Booking your CITB test with our simple booking form couldn’t be easier. Fill out the form with your details and choose the test for Supervisors. You will then have the opportunity to select your preferred test date and centre. Once you have done this, you can then securely provide your payment information. Booking details should then arrive within 24 hours.

Frequently Asked Questions:

You will need a CITB gold card test is the CITB supervisors test and is needed if you hope you apply for a CSCS Gold Card. The site supervisor plays a central role on any construction site. They are tasked with ensuring the various trades work with each other, that safety and health regulations are adhered to and that the work proceeds on schedule. 

It takes someone familiar with the construction business to make an effective site supervisor. In order for a supervisor to prove their competency, they need to obtain a CSCS Gold Card by taking the CITB Gold Card Test. 

The CITB Site Supervision Safety Training Scheme (SSSTS) is a 2-day course designed specifically for those about to take on a supervisory role with a construction company. Unfortunately, the SSSTS alone is not enough to obtain a CITB Gold Card for Supervisors. It is, however, quite possible that a company may require you to have this certification (as well as the CITB Gold Card) if you want to be a site supervisor.

If you need to obtain a CSCS Gold Card, booking the CITB HS&E Supervisor’s Test is a straightforward process. Simply go to our test booking page and fill in the relevant details. No matter how experienced you are we would also strongly suggest that you engage in comprehensive revision before arriving to take the test at the test centre. You can find appropriate revision materials here.

You can apply for a CSCS Gold supervisor card or the CSCS Gold Advanced Craft card in 3 simple steps:
  1. Book in a CITB Health, Safety and Environment Supervisor or Specialist test at your local test centre.
  2. Complete your NVQ level 3 or equivalent
  3. Apply for your CSCS Gold Card

To book in a CITB Supervisor test for a CSCS Card this can be done instantly here. Sometimes you can get a CITB test booking slot within a few days and sometimes it can take a week or more at busier test centres. If you have already completed your level 3 NVQ or equivalent you will just need to apply for the CSCS Gold Card. As long as you have your NVQ and CITB pass certificate the this should arrive with you 5-10 working days from when you make your application. 

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