This is one of the Final-level cards the CSCS offers and is intended for top management professionals of construction companies.
Steps to achieve this requires completion of SVQ or NVQ level 5 certification in management and getting a Black CSCS card can drive career development and shows that you are a better asset to employers.
The Black card is for those people who have manager or senior manager occupation and achieved Level 6 and Level 7 in site management. This card is available for manager occupations subject to either:
- Achievement of a relevant Construction Management related NVQ/SVQ level 5, 6 or 7
- Holding a pre-existing NVQ level 4 in construction management.
- Pass the CITB Managers and Professionals Health, Safety and Environment Test.
This card is valid for five years.