Red CSCS trainee card is an important type of red CSCS card which shows that you have the competence to complete the assigned task. It proves that you are following the right course of training and by obtaining this CSCS card .it will make it easier for you to show a future employer that you can work safely on the construction site. This type of card is specifically for trainees. If you have just started working in construction as a trainee, then this card is ideal.
The use of red CSCS card
The red card is used to ensure the employers that the staff members working with them have the technical skills, necessary training, and experience to perform the various operations required on the construction site.
Qualification required for the red CSCS card
To access the red CSCS trainee card, an individual must have to qualify the operative level of CITB Health, safety, and environment test. An individual must be registered to complete a qualification related to construction including vocational, academic or professional.
Validation period for red CSCS training card
Validation period for red CSCS training card is 5 years. It cannot be renewed again because it is a temporary card. After the expiration of your card, you can work towards acquiring a blue CSCS card or a gold s.
Eligibility criteria to access this card
An applicant should be studying for your SVQ or NVQ level or one of the following:
- A degree
- A non-NVQ diploma
- An award of foundation construction
- An award of the intermediate construction
How to apply for this card?
To get this card, first, you must complete the operative level of CITB Health, safety, and environment CSCS test and must enrol in a qualifying NVQ. After completing this, call the helpline number given on their website and email them your proof of these qualifications. Once you send them your documents, one of their executives will register you for the red CSCS trainee card and will send it to you in the next morning.
The red CSCS card is used to prove that you are following the right course of training and shows that you have the competence to complete the assigned task. The process of applying this card is very easy. As it is a temporary card which is valid for 5 years only, so it cannot be renewed again but further you can apply for a blue CSCS card or Gold CSCS card. It is ideal for those workers who have just started working as a trainee on the construction site. To access this card an individual must enrol in a qualifying NVQ and must complete the operative level of CITB Health, safety, and environment test.