CSCS Red Apprentice Card will demonstrate that you have relevant health and safety awareness required to gain hands-on site experience. CSCS Red Apprentice Card is for operatives who are on their first steps towards a great career in United Kingdom construction industry.

To apply for CSCS Red Apprentice card you will be required to submit evidence that you are registered for an apprenticeship with one of the following:

  • A letter or email from the Managing Agency of your apprenticeship, confirming that you are registered with them and which qualifications (with full titles and pathways) you are registered for.
  • A letter from your apprenticeship training provider confirming that you are registered with them and which qualifications (with full titles and pathways) you are registered for.
  • Your Apprenticeship Agreement, provided that it shows the occupation and qualification (including pathways) you are registered for.
  • A letter from your training provider delivering a CSCS Approved Trailblazer Apprenticeship (England Only)

1.  When applying for this card, you may be exempt from the CSCS Health, Safety & Environment test if you have:

  • • A letter or email from the Managing Agency of your apprenticeship (which must be clearly identified that they are a Managing Agency) confirming that you have met the Managing Agency’s Health and Safety requirements
  • •A certificate for a one-day Health and Safety Awareness course
  • •A Health and Safety unit included in your induction or initial qualification
  • •If you have none of the above, then you will need to take the CSCS Health, Safety & Environment test before applying for the Apprentice card.