< cscs training

Health and Safety Consultancy Services for SMEs in Birmingham, West Midlands and beyond

The value of industry-verifiable certifications such as CSCS Cards

CSCS Cards and Industry verifiable Certification The case of a gas fitter fined for various breaches of health and safety regulations, when taken at face value, has nothing of value to teach the construction industry. However the particulars of the case have important lessons for all employers and site operators, not just those working with… Read the Full Post

Posted in Blog | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

How to book CSCS Tests & get your CSCS Card

Many of you working in the construction industry will no doubt be aware of the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) and are probably members of it but, for those that are not, the following information will hopefully prove invaluable and encourage you to join. What is CSCS? The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) was introduced back… Read the Full Post

Posted in CSCS Tests | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Clampdown on Construction Sites in the West Midlands

Construction Safety Spot Checks Throughout the whole of the West Midlands the Health and Safety Executive are clamping down on construction sites. The aim is to reduce the amount of deaths, ill health and injuries by carrying out a number of spot checks carried out by the HSE inspectors. The clampdown inspections will be carried… Read the Full Post

Posted in Health and Safety Law, Health and Safety Management, Health and Safety Services, Health and Safety Tests, Workplace Health and Safety | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Get on with CSCS Tests & CSCS Cards

With regard to the construction industry, CSCS cards are obviously the wave of the future. CSCS cards are designed to properly categorise the skill set of every single person to set foot on a project. Before being issued one of these cards, the applicant must undergo a rigorous program of CSCS tests and, increasingly, CSCS… Read the Full Post

Posted in CSCS Card Tests, CSCS Cards, CSCS Tests, CSCS Training | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Latest Blog Posts
Poundstretcher, Whistleblowers and a Warning for All Employers Poundstretcher, Whistleblowers and a warning for all employers High street retailer Poundstretcher has been handed a £1,000.000 fine for health and safety failings recently –... Read More
Construction site safety over the Christmas break Construction site safety for a safer Christmas break Many sites shutdown between Christmas and New Year – here’s your checklist for increasing construction site... Read More
Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and the Construction Industry Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and the Construction Industry Technology is already changing the way we work – but does it threaten jobs in the construction... Read More
Follow all of the latest Veritas Consulting news on our RSS feed