CSCS – information

About CSCS -Construction Skills Certification Scheme

CSCS cards provide proof that individuals working on construction sites have the appropriate training and qualifications for the job they do on site. By ensuring the workforce are appropriately qualified the card plays its part in improving standards and safety on UK construction sites.

Click the above  link to the official CSCS website.

The following links included on this page will take you through to the specific page for  topic heading.

How to contact the CSCS

CSCS News Page

CSCS Card Finder

If you wish to find out which CSCS card to apply for – then following this link and you can enter your occupation or qualification and follow the steps on CSCS website.  Alternatively, if you are a member of a professional body, enter their name or your level of membership (abbreviated or in full).

Applying for CSCS cards

Follow this link if you wish to apply for a card.  It includes information with a step by step video and contact telephone number for the CSCS support team if you need to contact.

Ways to check a CSCS card is valid

Follow this link to find out the number of ways to check whether a CSCS card is valid.

CSCS Smart Check app

Follow this link to find out more about the CSCS Smart Check app that allows all 2.1 million cards in the construction industry displaying the CSCS logo to be verified using a single app.

Industry Accreditation Withdrawal

Follow this link if you or a colleague hold a CSCS IA card.  That is a CSCS card issued under Industry Accreditation (IA) also known as Grandfather Rights.

You will need to read  the information from CSCS about the withdrawal of these cards with effect 31st December 2024.