MEET OUR SPECIALIST TUTOR
John has been working within the Construction industry for over 30 years. A multi skills expert, John now imparts his expertise, knowledge and skills in helping others to carve successful careers in the industry.
This course is for you if you’re considering working within the construction and civil engineering industry.
There are three stages to obtaining your CSCS card:
01. Complete the course
The course leads to a fully accredited Level 1 award in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment. This qualification is an essential part of your application for your CSCS card.
You will need to complete an exam consisting of 40 multiple choice questions and you will have 60 minutes to complete it. The pass mark is 80%.
02. BOOK YOUR TEST
Go to a CITB Touch Screen Test centre to book your CITB HS&E test. Which the Training Initiative will arrange for you. Same again You will need to complete an exam consisting of 40 multiple choice questions and you will have 60 minutes to complete it. The pass mark is 80%.
03. Apply for the card
Once you have passed both of the above, apply for the card, also paid for by the Training Initiative.
To be eligible for funding you must meet the following requirements:
- Aged between 15-24
- Live in Staffordshire
- Not currently in employment, education or training
Note you may be eligible for funding if you are at risk of losing your job.
The programme was really interesting and enjoyable.
My tutor, was very quick and thorough when responding to submissions. He advised me on what was done well and where there was room for improvement.
I would really recommend The Youth Employment Academy
My coach was really helpful and explained to me all the corrections I could make to improve my work.
I’ve learnt a lot of new things
Before I started this course, I was looking into what jobs there was in the industry, this opportunity came up and there was no way I wasn’t taking it up.