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Need Your CSCS Test? – Don’t Just Google It!

DO NOT JUST "GOOGLE" CSCS TESTS - you will no doubt find at the top a load of "online booking" sites. These all charge a "booking fee" which is totally unnecessary and will make your test cost about £15 more than it should. Scroll down to see what you should do. Read More...

How To Get A CSCS Card – All Your Questions Answered

CSCS Cards - The Colours, The Costs and What You Need To Do To Get Your CSCS Card Sorted Out If you have any more questions, or ever need FREE ADVICE about getting your NVQ and CSCS Card, just call SuperSkills Construction Training on 01845 527 445.  We're only too happy to help. Read More...

Coronavirus Update – NVQ Assessments & CSCS Cards (31 March 2020)

There are few events that are truly "unprecedented", even though they come as a surprise to people who should have made proper arrangements to deal with them - the recent floods are a good example.  However, the outbreak of Coronavirus that has so quickly become a global pandemic can be describe accurately using that term.There is no part of the economy that will go unaffected by these events, so it is not surprising the construction sector is coming under strain.For a business like SuperSkills, this means making sure we do everything we can to eliminate the possibility of infection to our customers and staff. Read More...

How Do I Get An NVQ?

To get any National Vocational Qualification, there must be evidence of your competency in the workplace. You need to be working and for the Assessor to see you doing it – to develop your skills by giving you further training if needs be – and for you to meet the occupational standards. You can't get the NVQ if your training is completely delivered at a training centre. Read More...

Why Should I Get A CSCS Card And NVQ?

We get asked for information about CSCS Cards regularly – and it is usually by people who have been in the trade for many years and have excellent skills, but suddenly find they cannot get on sites or work for Local Authorities because they don’t have the right CSCS Card.  In addition, there are also […] Read More...

Changes To CSCS Operatives Card For Labourers

Are You Ready? SuperSkills has received notification from the CITB saying: From 1st July 2014 the green Construction Site Operative (CSO) card will no longer be issued. There will be a new green CSCS card only available for people working in labouring occupations. They go on to say: “CSCS is a scheme for the construction industry that […] Read More...