ID requirement for CITB health and safety test (CSCS test)

  • February 19, 2021
In order to take the CITB health safety and environment test, you must be able to produce valid photo ID to verify your identity. This will need to be either a passport (of any nationality) or a valid UK driving licence. Your ID must show a clear photograph, be signed by the candidate and in date at the time of your test.
If you are unable to provide valid photo ID as listed above, you will need two forms of secondary ID, one from list A and one from list B. If you are unable to meet the secondary ID requirements you will need to complete an ID waiver form complete with a countersigned photograph. For an ID waiver form please email
**Candidates who are not able to provide the required ID on arrival at the test centre will be turned away and will lose their test fee.
List A
Any ID from this list must show a clear picture of the candidate and their printed full name. ID from this list must be accompanied by one additional ID from list 2. All ID must be in date at the time of the test.
Non-UK driving licence
Work ID card
EU Country ID card
Student ID card
Citizen Card
British Armed Forces Card
Proof of Age Card
Young Scots Card
Passport without signature  
CITB Scheme Card
List B
All ID must show the candidates name printed clearly and signed where required. Bank statements or letters must be less than 6 months old and match the address given at the time of booking.
Credit or Debit Card (must be signed)
UK Travel Document
Inland Revenue Card
National Insurance Card
Bank Statement or Building Society Pass Book
B79 Notification of Discharge Letter
HMRC Letter

How to book your CSCS card test today

Book Your CITB Health & Safety Test for a CSCS Card by following the below steps.

1. Complete our simple booking form.

Quick and easy online booking form, available in multiple languages, all exams covered at UK CITB centres. Secure payments using our payment portal.

2. Receive your appointment

We will check your requested dates against the appointments available to give you the best possible match. Unable to attend on your allocated date? Free rescheduling is available (just email us with your booking number, subject to terms)

3. Attend your exam

Attend your chosen centre on your given date/time and complete your CITB exam. Upon completion you will be given instructions on how to apply for your CSCS card.

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