CSCS Professionally Qualified Person Card (CSCS PQP Card) certifies that the holder is a qualified member of an approved professional body, and has the skills and knowledge required to work on a construction site without special supervision, even if they are not typically based on the site.

This construction certification addresses typical risks and hazards in the construction industry, safe manual handling techniques, working safely at heights, and working safely with machinery and plants. It also discusses how crucial good collaboration and communication are to ensuring safe working procedures are followed in the construction sector.

Applicants will need to supply proof that they hold current membership of the professional body at a level accepted by CSCS, by providing one of the following (please note that membership is required to be renewed annually and the below evidence must confirm membership for the current calendar year and the level of membership held):

  • A membership certificate (which shows membership for the current calendar year).
  • A membership card (both sides, confirming membership for the current calendar year).
  • An up-to-date letter or email from the professional body confirming membership for the current calendar year.
  • A receipt of payment for membership for the current calendar year.
  • A clearly dated screenshot showing your current membership, from your professional body’s website.
  • Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  • The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB)
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS)
  • Architects Registration Board
  • Association for Project Management
  • Chartered Institution of Highways and Transportation
  • Royal Institute of British Architects
  • The Institution of Structural Engineers