CSCS Green Card Guide

Our popular guide below explains each step required to apply for the CSCS Green Card and is aimed at saving time and costs. If you have any questions please give us a call in 0330 122 6126.

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How Long Do Green Cards Last ?

CSCS Green Cards are valid for 5 years and can only be be renewed 6 months before and after their expiry date. 

Who Needs a Green Card ?

The CSCS green Card is for individuals working onsite in labouring roles as it covers the health and safety knowledge  required to undertake this occupation safely. Labouring roles cover a wide range of responsibilities including labouring , security and cleaning onsite.

Are Green Cards Legally Required ?

Although CSCS Cards are not a legal requirement the majority of house builders, recruitment agencies and large contractors require their Labourer to hold a valid CSCS Green Labourers card to certify their training and qualifications. 

Why Are Green Cards Required ?

CSCS Cards prove that card holders have completed the appropriate training and qualification required to work on construction sites. Contractors and employers are also able to control site access quickly and efficiently using cards using readers, tablets or mobiles avoiding the need to manually record site access. Cards also play an important part in improving standards and safety on UK construction sites through raising awareness of individuals responsibilities for health and safety along with best working practices.

Green Card Guide

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Who Needs a Green Card ?

The CSCS Green Card is for individuals working onsite in labouring roles as it covers the health and safety knowledge  required to undertake this occupation safely.

Are They Legally Required ?

Although CSCS Green Cards are not a legal requirement the majority of house builders, recruitment agencies and large contractors require labourers to have one to certify their training and qualifications.