Michelle Brydie, a current student comments "I came on this course as a way of gaining my CSCS
card so that I may apply for painting and decorating jobs in an industrial setting.
It does not matter how many decades of experience, skill or knowledge that a worker has in their trade, if they don't have an NVQ2 they won't get a CSCS
card and won't be allowed on most sites.
An increasing number of construction sites across the UK are turning away tradesmen for not possessing a valid CSCS
Candidates must be able to provide their own tools, have relevant current insurance and a current CSCS
Darrell Tatro, director of CSCS
The upgrade will enable CSCS
scientists to do simulations, data analysis and visualizations faster and more efficiently.
Recently, a site manager became suspicious of three people on site and what he thought were fake CSCS
cards, he was well within his rights to report it and it ended up with one man being arrested and given 18 months imprisonment for being in possession of several fake cards.
That is all we can say," a CSCS
official told M AIL T ODAY .
In September 2012, Cray had been awarded a contract to provide CSCS
with a 750-teraflop Cray XC30 supercomputer and a Cray Sonexion storage system.
had said that the UAE's experience in cooperative societies carried high value considering the huge profits they had achieved.
The massively multithreaded system will be part of a new project at CSCS
called EUREKA, which will provide Swiss scientists with dedicated resources for large-scale data analysis services.
In February, Sir Michael Latham, chairman of ConstructionSkills, called for more craftspeople and building professionals in the built heritage sector to apply for CSCS