CPCS Red Trained Operator Card Upgrade
What steps you need to take to Upgrade your Red Trained Operator Card
- Hold a CPCS Red Trained Operator Card for the category which is within 12 months of expiry date
- Pass the relevant CITB health, safety and environment test within the last two years
- Achieve a VQ, with the appropriate units relevant to the category
Once these elements have been achieved, call the CPCS Helpline on 0300 999 1177 (option 2), confirm your details and make a payment of £28.00, you will be asked to provide proof of the relevant VQ qualification achievement (copies of full qualification and unit credit certificates) by email prior to calling. Please email email@example.com with proof of the VQ qualification achievement. This is a non-refundable fee for the services of processing the application.
A Blue Competent Operator Card will be issued for five years. Full details on How to Upgrade a Red card are available to view in the Scheme Booklet for Operators.