CSCS Green Card Training Leicester | Bright Leaning Centre

Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Course

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CSCS Green Labourer Card Training - Level 1 Award in Health and Safety

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK construction industry.

CSCS Card Leicester provide proof that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out. The aim of the cscs course in Leicester is to reduce accidents and improve quality of work on construction sites. Anyone working on construction sites need to apply for CSCS card.

The type of qualification you need to achieve depends on which card you are applying for. In most cases you need to demonstrate your occupational competence and also pass the CITB Health and Safety and Environment Test within past two years.

Course Options

This course is available to study in Classroom only.

Course Price: £250.00

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129 Evington road, Leicester, LE2 1QJ

120 Melton Road, Leicester, LE4 5ED

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Course overview

We, at Bright learning offers, Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in Construction environment which enables you to apply for CSCS green labour Card. Also you need to pass CITB Health and Safety in Environment Test which can be given in different languages.

The Door Supervisor Training Course is Suitable for:

This course is suitable for new entrants or other security personnel who would like to widen their skills and be eligible to apply for a SIA Licence to work as a door supervisor within Private Security Industry. Once you have gained this qualification you would be able to work as a Door Supervisor in the UK and your employment chances will increase. Following are some reasons why people choose to do this course:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Part time and Full time roles available
  • Multiple employment opportunities
  • Extra money on the weekends and night shifts

Study Method:

At Bright Learning centre, this course is delivered by our qualified and experienced tutors. We deliver this course to meet individual’s needs, therefore you can complete this course by the following method:

Classroom-Based Learning:

We deliver this course in classroom based environment only. It is 6 days course including first Aid qualification. Learners must attend all 6 days to gain this qualifcation. 


Learners pass the qualification by completing an online or paper-based exam. It consists of 40 multiple-choice questions based on the learning completed. Candidates have one hour to complete the exam and must answer at least 26 questions correctly to pass.

Course content

Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) Course have following content:

  • Preparation for their CSCS card application and passing the CITB test.
  • How to take personal responsibility for health and safety, and maintaining a safe and healthy working environment.
  • How to keep make risk assessments, method statements and report accidents.
  • How to manage risks involving work equipment, moving vehicles and mobile plant, fire, electricity, manual handling, noise, vibration, hazardous substances, alcohol and drugs.
  • The importance of health and safety signs and personal protective equipment.w Paragraph

Extra info

Entry Requirements:

There is no formal requirement for this course as long as the candidate has basic functional skills (Numeracy, Literacy and ICT). You will also have to provide us with your Photo Identification such as Passport or Full UK driving Licence and Proof of Address of last 3 months.

What certificate am I going to receive?

Successful candidates will receive a Level 2 Award in Door Supervision certificate from an awarding body within England and Wales who are currently recognised by Ofqual and Department for Education and Skills.

How long is CSCS Labour Card valid for?

This card is valid for five years and can be renewed.

Awarding Body

PEARSON is an Awarding Organisation recognised by the qualification regulators for England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The regulators are the Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulator (Ofqual) in England, the Welsh Government in Wales and the Council for Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment (CCEA) in Northern Ireland.

PEARSON aim to provide qualifications that meet the needs of industry. They are designed by leading professionals and delivered to centres and learners with integrity and compliance in mind.

What careers can I choose with this qualification?

Learners who will successfully complete Level 2 Award in working as Door Supervisor are eligible to work as Security guard or Door Supervisor. You will be able to work in Private Security Industry such as bars, pubs, clubs and other licenced premises at public events. The average salary for door supervisor is £17000 – £22000 per annum.


To get CSCS green card, you must pass the CITB Health, Safety and Environment test for operatives and hold one of the following: – An RQF Level 1/SCQF Level 4 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment. – An SCQF Level 5 REHIS Elementary Health and Safety Certificate. – A CSCS approved alternative qualification.

The price of getting a CSCS card is £36 and taking the CITB Health, safety, and environment test is £21. The total cost will be £57. This does not include the cost of any additional qualifications you may need.

The course duration is 1 day. There is an assessment at the end of the day through a multi-choice question paper. The results are provided at the end of the CSCS Course.

After successful completion of the course, you will receive a Level 1 Award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment certificate from an awarding body within England and Wales that is currently recognised by Ofqual and Department for Education and Skills. This qualification can be used to support your application for a CSCS labourer card.

Certification is valid for five years and can be renewed.

The quickest and most convenient way to apply for a CSCS card is via our online application service. Alternatively, you can call directly on 0344 99 44 777 and must email your qualifications to before you call.

Booking a CSCS test is very simple and can be done online or via telephone. You will get an appointment for the test at your nearest CSCS test centre within two weeks. While booking, you will be offered a test date and time immediately.

You can straightforward book the test from the CITB website. The test costs £21. In case, you need additional support e.g., accessibility or literacy, please call the CITB booking line on 0344 994 4488.

A Green Labourer Card allows individuals to work on construction sites in entry-level positions and is valid for 5 years. It is normally the first step for those looking to working within the construction industry as a General Labourer and is issued as part of the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS).

Once your application has been approved, it takes 10 working days for your CSCS card to arrive at the requested destination. If your card does not arrive within this time duration, then please contact CSCS.


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