Archive for the ‘CSCS cards’ category

Indian national jailed after CPCS and CSCS fraud

1 November 2016 - CPCS, CSCS card fraud, CSCS cards - admin - Comments Off on Indian national jailed after CPCS and CSCS fraud

A Luton man has been jailed for 18 months and recommended for deportation for illegally working in the UK and falsely obtaining construction skills certification cards, following a Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) investigation. 34-year-old Indian national, Manjit Multani, paid someone to sit the health and safety tests required to obtain the Construction Skills Certification […]

CSCS cards provide smart way to reduce vibration damage

10 June 2016 - CITB, CSCS cards - admin - Comments Off on CSCS cards provide smart way to reduce vibration damage

Following a report from the HSE* saying that construction has higher rates of vibration white finger and carpal tunnel syndrome than any other sector, employers across the industry are looking at ways to tackle the ill effects of working with vibrating equipment on construction sites. Reactec has enhanced its software so that CSCS cards can […]

Who owns CITB, CSCS and CPCS ?

18 March 2016 - CITB, CPCS, CSCS cards - admin - 2 Comments

We have written on and reported on a number of articles involving the CITB ,CSCS and CPCS all of which have highlighted the issues with fake CSCS cards and corrupt test centers but the question we get asked the most is what is the relation between CITB and CSCS/CPCS and who owns them. The first thing […]

CITB to cut jobs by 30% to become more efficient

9 February 2016 - CPCS, CSCS cards - admin - 1 Comment

The CITB has confirmed today that it will be streamline its services with a cut in jobs of 30% with staff numbers to drop from the current 1400 to 950 by 2018 this is being done in conjunction with CITB’s new initiative “Changing the way we work to become more valuable to the industry”. CITB’s Board […]

Redrow and Barratt homes to use electronic CSCS checks

28 January 2016 - CSCS cards - admin - Comments Off on Redrow and Barratt homes to use electronic CSCS checks

Barratt and Redrow homes have committed to checking all CSCS cards with a new web based technology to confirm the user of the card and the card itself are genuine saving 500 man hours for Barrat Homes in one year alone. The new web based checking service which has been developed in partnership with CITB, […]