|Who is the CSCS course aimed at and is this course right for me?
The CSCS Course is aimed at anyone who wishes to work in the construction industry. You must hold a valid CSCS Card to work on a construction site. Linx Training help provide the right training to help you successfully gain your CSCS card.
What qualification will I gain by completing the CSCS course?
By completing the CSCS course with Linx Training you will gain the Level 1 in Health and Safety in a Construction Environment qualification that is required to obtain your CSCS Green Card. You will also be able to complete your CITB Operatives Test at our Official CITB CSCS Test Centre.
Are your courses accredited by relevant awarding bodies?
Yes, we are approved to provide CSCS training and testing and are accredited by numerous awarding bodies including CITB and we are also an Official CSCS Test Centre for CITB.
How can I book the course?
You can book the course by clicking on our Course Dates tab or the Quick Book tab on the menu bar at the top of each page. You can then select a location, a scheduled date and fill out the information required. Alternatively, you can call 0208 166 1593 and we can book you for the course over the telephone.
How do I pay for the course I want to book?
You can pay by either using a debit card or credit card through our secure online booking system. You will either pay a deposit or full payment depending on the course and venue that you book. Rest assured that we use industry recognised payment facilities that are secure.
Can I pay on the day?
Yes you can pay on the day but you will not be entitled to the online price. There will be an additional ‘pay on the day’ fee. For more information please call us on 0208 166 1593.
What do I need to bring when attending the course?
You will need to bring your ID documents and remaining course fee. All course material will be provided to you by email and when you attend the course. The following identification documents need to be provided during the first day of training and you must have with you these documents throughout your training course:
Valid Passport (any nationality)
Full UK Photo Card Driving Licence
Other photographic ID card, e.g. employee ID card, Student Card, Travel Card.
Do you charge for exam re-sits?
Yes, for CSCS related tests, we are charged to provide a re-sit examination and we must pass that fee onto our customers. Rest assured that we provide high level of training and practice exams before you sit the actual examination. This will help you prepare and hopefully help you pass the first time. If you fail an examination you will have to attend a scheduled date given by us. Linx Training provide a guarantee that we will help you gain your qualification.
When can I expect to receive my exam results and certificate?
You will receive your exam results for Level 1 Health and Safety in a Construction Environment within 3 to 8 working days. We aim to provide results within this timeframe, although there may be delays occasionally due to additional checking process for each student. Your Certificate will be available shortly after your pass result is available. The CITB Operatives test is an online test, therefore results are provided instantly once you have completed your test on the day.
Do I need my certificate to apply for my CSCS Green Card?
Yes, you will need your original copy of your Certificate to apply for your CSCS Green Card. We can explain the procedures when you attend.
Is there an additional cost for getting my CSCS Card?
Yes, there is a fee applicable when applying for your CSCS Card. This is usually £30.00.
What are the additonal criteria in order to gain my CSCS Card?
In order to obtain a CSCS Card, applicants must be 16 years of age or above.
– Application fee is – £30
Why are your courses more expensive than some other Training Providers?
Linx Training actually provide very competitive prices. Our prices include all exam fees. Our prices also reflect the highest standard of training that is given by our trainers, we work with the best materials and provide high quality facilities. We take our courses very seriously – We strive to give you the BEST training as we want all of our learners to achieve the highest possible grade. This will be reflected when attending job interviews as what you learn with us will give you confidence and the knowledge to successfully get past the interview stage and into a job in the Construction sector – fast.