Most contractors and construction clients insist that workers on their sites hold the appropriate CSCS card for the work they undertake. CSCS provides people employed on construction sites with a portable means of identity and proof of competence.

To apply you need to:

• demonstrate you have achieved the recognised qualifications required for your occupation
• pass the relevant Health Safety and Environment test
• submit a signed application form
• pay fees of £17.50 for the test and £30.00 for the card.

For further information:

The National Careers Service website provides careers advice and information on a wide range of jobs, training course resources and funding:

Universal Jobmatch is a service offered through Government Gateway. This service has been designed to help you find the most suitable job:

You can search for employment agencies in Luton at

 See Also:


– Employment
– UK’s Top 10 Job Sites
– National Insurance Number
– Unique Taxpayer Reference