CPCS Blue Competent Operator Card

It is important to take the necessary steps to upgrading your red card to a full Blue Competent Operator card.

CPCS Blue Competent Operator Card


Hold Red Trained Operator Card.

Register for the appropriate NVQ.

Check that your HSE test has been taken within the last 2 years.

Complete CPCS F1.2 form and return to CPCS with payment to receive your Blue Competent Operator Card.

Key Notes

Card is valid for 5 years. To renew a Competent Operator card you will need to take a renewal test and follow the steps laid out by CPCS.