The CSCS Black card is for managers who have achieved NVQ/SVQ levels 4, 5, (or QCF Level 6 or 7) in the relevant occupation
Black (Mangers) Card Routes
NVQ or SVQ Route – for achievers of an NVQ or SVQ Level 4 or 5 who have met current CSCS health and safety requirements. The course applicable is the Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Management.
However, the Chartered Institute of Building (CIoB) has recently secured recognition of the Level 4 Site Management qualifications for access to the black management card.
Profiling – the CSCS Profiled Route replaces Industry Accreditation and is an audited route applicable to experienced site supervisors and site managers who are currently working for a principal contractor and do not have a relevant qualification.
This card is valid for five years
All applicants must pass the CITB Managers and Professionals Health, Safety and Environment Test. Apply with the Technical Supervisor or Manager Application Form