Construction Skills Register

Professional Cards

CSR provides cards for construction industry professionals.

Platinum Card - Academically Qualified Person

Completion of a recognised third level construction related degree and successful completion of one of the specified manager or senior manager health and safety training courses, applicable to the level at which the applicant operates within their organisation. (see below).

Directors/ Senior Managers

Essential Health and Safety for Senior Executives; or

Safety for Senior Executives

Managers

Either:

Essential Health and Safety for Managers (new cards);or

Managing Safely in Construction (new cards)

Essential Health & Safety for Manager Refresher (renewals or upgrades where a manager course has been completed previously); or

Managing Safely in Construction Refresher (renewals or upgrades where a manager course has been completed previously)

AQP Card Application

Platinum Card - Professionally Qualified Person

Hold one of the following professional qualifications:

  • MCIAT Member of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists
  • MCIOB Member of the Chartered Institute of Building
  • MICE Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers
  • MIHE Member of the Institute of Highway  Engineers
  • MRICS Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • MIStructE Member of the Institution of Structural Engineers
  • MCIstCES Member of the Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors
  • MIEI Member of Engineers Ireland
  • MCIBSE Member of the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers
  • MBIFM Member of British Institute of Facilities Management
  • RIBA Chartered Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects

Applicants must also successfully complete one of the specified manager or senior manager health and safety training courses, applicable to the level of which the applicant operates within their organisation. (see below).

Directors/ Senior Managers

Essential Health and Safety for Senior Executives; or

Safety for Senior Executives

Managers

Either:

Essential Health and Safety for Managers (new cards);or

Managing Safely in Construction (new cards)

Essential Health & Safety for Manager Refresher (renewals or upgrades where a manager course has been completed previously); or

Managing Safely in Construction Refresher (renewals or upgrades where a manager course has been completed previously)

PQP Card Application

Gold Card - Health & Safety Practitioner

Completion of the NEBOSH Certificate (General or Construction), or NEBOSH Diploma or NVQ4 in Occupational Health and Safety, and IOSH Membership (Minimum Technician Member) or IIRSM Membership (Minimum Associate Member Participating in a CPD programme), and Confirmation by way of an employer declaration of 2 years experience in a health and safety role in the construction industry

Renewal Requirement 

Evidence of IOSH Membership (Minimum Technician Member) or IIRSM Membership (Minimum Associate Member Participating in a CPD programme)

Platinum Card - Architectural Technologist

CSR stopped issuing this card in September 2017. This card was available to Architectural Technologist that completed the CSR one day health and safety course and provided evidence of full membership of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists.

Expiring Architectural Technologists cards can be upgraded to one of the following cards:

Construction Site Visitor

Academically Qualified Person

Professionally Qualified Person

Platinum Card - Architect

CSR stopped issuing this card in September 2017. This card was available to Architects that completed the CSR one day health and safety course and provided evidence of full membership of the Royal Society or Ulster Architects (RSUA), or evidence of current registration with the Architects Registration Board (ARB).

Expiring Architects cards can be upgraded to one of the following cards:

Construction Site Visitor

Academically Qualified Person

Professionally Qualified Person

Platinum Card - Chartered Surveyor

CSR stopped issuing this card in September 2017. This card was available to Chartered Surveyors that completed the CSR one day health and safety course and provided evidence of full membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Expiring Chartered Surveyor cards can be upgraded to one of the following cards:

Construction Site Visitor

Academically Qualified Person

Professionally Qualified Person

Gold Card - Assistant Surveyor

CSR stopped issuing this card in September 2017. This card was available to Assistant Surveyors that completed the CSR one day health and safety course and provided evidence of probationer membership of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

Expiring Assistant Surveyor cards can be upgraded to one of the following cards:

Construction Site Visitor

Academically Qualified Person

Professionally Qualified Person