Are you looking into applying for a CSCS/Health & Safety Card?
Are you unsure of the process?
If so, read on to find out how you can complete your training at RM Training to get your CSCS and Health and Safety Card.
What CSCS Courses can I apply for at RM Training?
At RM Training, we currently only offer the CSCS Health and Safety Course – once the Course is successfully completed, the candidate will receive the white CSCS card (this was originally a green CSCS Card).
What is a CSCS Card?
Once a candidate has completed a CSCS Training course, they will receive their CSCS Card to state they are qualified in the sector they trained in. Completing this course and receiving a CSCS card can help candidates who want to get into the construction and health and safety industry.
Why do I need a CSCS Health and Safety Card?
Many employers are wanting to ensure their employees are fully qualified to do their job role – such as knowing the importance of Health and Safety – which is why many employees are now being put on CSCS courses or are having to apply to do a CSCS course before they can apply for jobs.
Therefore, applying for a CSCS Course can really expand and boost your chances of being hired for a job.
How do you get a CSCS Health and Safety Card?
To receive your CSCS Health and Safety Card, you will need to apply for the course which will take two days to complete.
During this course, you will firstly be taught the importance of Health and Safety and the rules that you will need to follow.
You will need to complete a test to see what you have learnt and what you know about Health and Safety.
After, you will take part in practical tasks, learning how to build items, such as bird houses and chairs.
If you have successfully completed all these tasks and meet the assessor’s criteria, you will receive the CSCS Card.
How long does it take for a CSCS Card to be delivered?
It will take 12 working days for your CSCS Card to be delivered through the post.
How long will the card be valid for?
The Green CSCS Operatives card will be valid for 5 years.