CSCS Training

Construction Skills Certification Scheme

The Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS) provides for training, assessment, certification and registration of non-craft personnel in the construction sector. CSCS is covered under Schedule 4 of the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2006 Legislation

CSCS – Construction Skills Certification Scheme


The objective of this course is to familiarise the candidate with the principles involved in the safe use and operation of the relevant category of plant.

Who should attend?

Anyone engaged in the operation of a category of mobile site plant included in the CSCS Plant Operators Scheme.

Please note that machinery for all courses is provided by the trainee on the trainee’s premises.


Courses are ideal for companies in Counties Clare, Galway, Limerick and Tipperary and surrounding Counties.

Entry Requirements

Candidates must be at least 18 years old, have at least 6 months experience operating the relevant plant, and must have undergone some form of Health and Safety Training.

Course summary

The Clive Kelly Safety Ltd course provides comprehensive CSCS training including the following areas:

  • Course introduction
  • Safety precautions and procedures
  • Operator responsibilities
  • Personal safety
  • Introduction to the machine
  • Daily maintenance
  • Safe operation of particular category of plant
  • Practical assessment/test

Awarding Body/Cerfitication

FÁS & FETAC; Registration in the FAS CSCS

Plant Categories Covered: