Check a card

There are three ways you can check if a SKILLcard is valid. Read on to find out more.

Using smart technology:

You can check a card using a smartphone, tablet or card reader (connected to a laptop/desktop) when you download the Go Smart apps. You can download them here.

You can purchase a card reader from the supplier recommended by CSCS. Click here to be taken to the website.

Online:

If you’re looking to check a card holder’s name, card type(s) held and qualifications, you can check online via our quick card checker. 

Online Card Checker

Via our helpdesk:

Email us at: skillcard.info@theBESA.com

Or call us on 01768 860406

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CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC: Read our Business Continuity statement and updates here.

 

 

YOU NOW ONLY HAVE 12 MONTHS FROM EXPIRY TO SUBMIT A RENEWAL, FOLLOWING THAT CUT OFF, YOU WILL HAVE TO SUBMIT A NEW APPLICATION.

SO DON'T DELAY AND RENEW TODAY!

 

In Scotland, centres are recommencing 22nd July (majority of Pearson Professional Centres).

 In Wales. centres are recommencing 20th July (all Pearson Professional Centres).

As of 18 May 2020, CITB has re-opened the HS&E testing operations in England through the Pearson Performance Centres only. However, due to social distancing measures, availability may be limited. Leicester Pearson VUE Centre is currently affected by localised lock-down.

 

You can keep up to date with the latest CITB messaging here

 

Because of limited access to CITB courses, we continue to ask those responsible for site access to use their discretion towards expired SKILLcards. Read more

Watch our short video about expired SKILLcards here.

Our telephone lines are open and applications can still be made via the online service here.

Our team are still here to support you.