Construction Skills Certificate Scheme

CSCS Green Labourer Card

If you’re looking to start a career in construction, then you’ll need to get your CSCS card. But what is a CSCS card? And how do you go about getting one? Portland Training are here to guide you through everything you need to know about the Green Labourer CSCS card and the process of getting one.


What is a green labourer CSCS card

A green labourer CSCS card is a type of certification that allows an individual to work on construction sites. The card is proof that the holder has the necessary skills and training to work safely on a construction site. To get a green labourer CSCS card, an individual must first pass a health and safety test.


Who can apply for a green cscs card?

There are a few eligibility requirements that must be met in order to apply for a green CSCS card. Firstly, you must be aged 17 or over. Secondly, you must have completed the Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment (or equivalent) and completed the CITB touch screen test. If you meet all of these criteria, then you can apply for a green labourer CSCS card. Don’t worry if this all sounds daunting, we are on hand every step of the way to support you in your journey to becoming fully qualified. 


What are the requirements to get a green labourer CSCS card?

In order to get a green labourer CSCS card, you must have completed the Health, Safety and Environment Test within the last two years. You will also need to provide proof of your identity, such as a passport or driving licence.


How much does it cost to get a green labourer CSCS card?

This depends on your circumstances. For those who are unemployed and receiving universal credit, the full qualification may be fully funded, meaning you would pay nothing. For more information on the cost of a green labourer CSCS card, simply complete the form below and we will get back to you with all the required information. 


What jobs can I do with a green labourer CSCS card?

A green labourer CSCS card allows you to work on construction sites as a labourer. You may be asked to do a variety of tasks on site. More importantly, once you have your green labourer CSCS card and you gain further experience on-site, you may be able to progress your skills and career by further training and qualifications. 

Ready to Take the Next Step?

Below are a list of approved training courses we provide to get you on your way to achieving your green labourer CSCS card.

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Training Courses

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