Free CSCS Green Cards. If you are aged between 18–24 years old, and not in further education or full time employment and live in Co Durham, then why not enrol on one of our fully funded CSCS course and gain 5 sector skills qualifications along the way.
- Level 3 First Aid at Work
- Level 2 Fire Safety
- Level 2 Risk Assessment
- Level 2 COSHH
- Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment
(CSCS test and CSCS card included after completion)
*PLEASE NOTE: all the above is part of a completed course and are not individual courses. Individuals must attend and complete the whole course from the ABOVE dates to gain ALL the above qualifications and the CSCS test and card.
Venue: Consett AFC (Belle View Stadium, Consett DH8 7BF)
Times: 10am to 3pm
Dates: 26th February – 8th March 2024- 10 days
Free CSCS Green Cards
For more details or to book a place on the course, email email@example.com or Hannah.firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07979465118
CSCS mock tests can be found >>>>> here
Construction Skills Certification Scheme: This is a British scheme that certifies the skills and qualifications of workers in the construction industry. Workers holding a CSCS card have demonstrated their competence in health and safety, technical skills, and other relevant areas. There are different coloured cards for different levels of qualification, from the Green Card for basic awareness to the Gold Card for advanced skills.
Holding a CSCS card can offer several benefits for individuals working in the UK construction industry. Here are some of the key advantages:
- Demonstrates competence: The card acts as a recognized proof of your qualifications and health and safety awareness, making you a more attractive candidate for employers seeking qualified and safety-conscious workers.
- Wider job opportunities: Many construction companies require workers to hold a CSCS card, opening doors to a wider range of job opportunities and potentially higher salaries.
- Stands out from the competition: In a competitive job market, possessing a CSCS card can give you an edge over other applicants who lack this certification.
Enhanced Career Progression:
- Access to higher-level roles: As you gain experience and qualifications, you can upgrade your CSCS card to a higher level, allowing you to pursue supervisory, managerial, or specialized roles within the industry.
- Demonstrates commitment to professionalism: Holding a CSCS card shows employers your dedication to continuous learning and professional development, potentially leading to better career prospects.
- Networking opportunities: Many training providers and industry events cater specifically to CSCS cardholders, offering valuable networking opportunities and career advancement avenues.
Improved Health and Safety:
- Enhanced awareness: The training required to obtain a CSCS card covers essential health and safety regulations and best practices, making you more aware of potential hazards and how to mitigate them.
- Reduced accidents and injuries: By understanding and following safety protocols, CSCS cardholders contribute to a safer work environment for themselves and their colleagues.
- Compliance with legal requirements: Many construction sites require workers to hold a CSCS card as a legal requirement, ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations.
- Faster site access: Some sites utilize CSCS cards as access control, allowing cardholders quicker and easier entry compared to those without one.
- Reduced paperwork: The card consolidates your qualifications and training information, potentially reducing the need to carry multiple documents.
- Increased confidence: Knowing you have the necessary skills and qualifications can boost your confidence and performance on the job.
Overall, a CSCS card signifies your commitment to professionalism, safety, and continuous learning within the construction industry. It can unlock a wider range of career opportunities, enhance your safety awareness, and contribute to a more secure and rewarding career path.
Do you have any specific questions about the benefits of CSCS cards or would you like to know more about obtaining one, please contact us here