CSCS Black Manager Card

Frequently asked questions about the CSCS Black Manager Card

What is the CSCS Black Manager Card?

The CSCS Black Manager card is the highest level of CSCS card for Managers and Supervisors requiring a related level 5, 6 or 7 NVQ.

What is the highest CSCS card?

The highest CSCS card is the CSCS Black Manager Card. This card requires candidates to have a completed NVQ or SVQ in relation to Management or Technical at a Level 5 or higher, and will show the candidates competence at a managerial level.

How do I get a CSCS Black Manager Card?

In order to apply for this card, candidates must have an in date CITB Managers and Professional Health, Safety and Environmental Test. Candidates must also have one of the following:
Candidates have achieved a Level 5, 6 or 7 construction management/technical NVQ or SVQ
Candidate has achieved a Level 4 SVQ in construction management/technical related qualification
Candidates with a pre-existing NVQ level 4 in construction management

What qualifications do you need for a CSCS Black Manager Card?

To get a CSCS Black Manager Card, candidates either need a management/technical NVQ or SVQ at level 5, 6 or 7, a Level 4 SVQ management/technical qualification or a pre-existing NVQ level 4 in construction management.

How long is the CSCS Black Manager Card valid for?

The CSCS Black Manager Card is valid for 5 years, and can be renewed after this period if the candidate has an in-date CITB Managers and Professional Health, Safety and Environmental Test.
Use the CITB Card checker to identify exactly what Health, Safety & Environmental Test you need to do

Supporting Courses & Training

Supporting courses, training and qualifications for the CSCS Black Manager Card
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Construction Contracting Operations – Management – Level 6 NVQ

QUALIFICATION TITLE
L6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations Management – All Pathways
OCCUPATION
Construction Site Management / Estimating / Buying / Planning / Surveying / General
This NVQ Diploma in Construction Contracting Operations Management is aimed at experienced managers within the construction industry who are not “site-based”. This route is suitable for Managers specialising in General Contract Management / Estimating / Buying / Planning / Surveying and wish to proved their competency.
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Construction Senior Management – Level 7 NVQ

QUALIFICATION TITLE
Level 7 NVQ Diploma in Construction Senior Management
OCCUPATION
Senior Construction Site Manager
The Level 7 Diploma in Construction Senior Management is aimed at senior managers in the construction industry working in a wide range of job roles and are involved in decision making within their organisation.
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Construction Site Management – All Pathways – Level 6 NVQ

QUALIFICATION TITLE
L6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Management
OCCUPATION
Site Manager
The Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Construction Site Management is for those in a site management role looking to prove their competence. This Qualification has 5 pathways with mandatory and optional units.
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Occupational Health and Safety Practice (OH & S)- Level 6 NVQ

QUALIFICATION TITLE
ProQual Level 6 NVQ Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice
OCCUPATION
​Construction Health and Safety Manager
The Level 6 NVQ Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety ( Oh & s) has been designed for people who are responsible for health and safety in their workplace. Typical roles include Safety Representative, Manager, Head of Department or equivalent. It is a vocational qualification with no formal examinations.
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CIOB Chartered Institute

What are the benefits of CIOB?

Upon becoming a Chartered Member of CIOB, members can receive the following benefits including, Employer Achievement Recognition, promotion & Career progression and a wide range of job opportunities.

What is the highest qualification in construction?

The highest level qualification in construction is being a member of the CIOB (Chartered Institute of Building). They require a high level of professionalism and competency.
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