COVID-related testing information:

Testing candidates: Most Pearson Professional Centers (PPCs) are open for exam delivery. We also continue to deliver exams to any third-party test centers (PVTC and PVTC Selects) with the ability to operate, though some may be operating at limited or changed capacity based on their own discretion or in response to government mandates.

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CITB eCourses

CITB eCourses

Take your career in construction to the next level!

CITB eCourses brings you the knowledge needed to thrive in the construction industry. Currently available courses include the Health and Safety Awareness eCourse and Site Management Environmental Training scheme. Both programmes offer great flexibility, as well as security and collaboration, setting a new standard for construction careers.

For more detailed information, please visit www.ecourses.citb.co.uk.

OnVUE online proctored

We are pleased to announce that an improved version of exams for eCourses, using online proctoring from Pearson VUE will be effective from 30/09/2021. With this additional testing option, you can now pursue your Site Safety Plus Certification goals without further delay, conveniently at your home.

Scheduling

Examination appointments should be made in advance, however it is possible to book an online exams on the day you wish to test, subject to availability. The examination appointment testing time limit noted on Pearson VUE web pages reflects the total appointment time, including a tutorial, exam time, and survey.

Do you need special adjustments or accommodations?

At CITB eCourses we offer the following specialist assistance arrangements to candidates:

  1. A Reader
  2. A British Sign Language Interpreter.

If you would like to book your examination with such specialist assistance, please contact our designated team on VUECITBeCoursesSupport@grp.pearson.com or 0345 850 8789.

Under 18s testing information

CITB eCourses examinations can be taken by individuals who are between 16 and 18 years old. If you fall into this age bracket and you wish to take an examination, you will have to provide suitable identification and a parental consent form. For more information please visit the Under 18s testing information.

CITB eCourses exams and exam preparation

CITB eCourses examinations are components of the Site Safety Plus eLearning Certification Programme. The examinations are computer-based assessments of knowledge, competencies, skills related to construction, and health and safety theory and practice that use a variety of multiple choice question formats.

To successfully gain an eCourses certificate you must complete the eCourse learning material prior to taking the examination. For more information please visit eCourses.citb.co.uk.

Types of Examination

CITB eCourses offer examinations in two ways. The same eCourses web account is used to schedule either type of examination.

Proctored examinations delivered at a Test Centre

CITB eCourses examinations are delivered in a proctored environment at a Pearson VUE® Authorized Test Centre. To schedule an examination or locate a Test Centre, please do so via your eCourses dashboard.

Proctored examinations delivered online

CITB eCourses examinations are delivered in a proctored online environment at your own home or office. To schedule your online examination, please do so via your eCourses dashboard at www.ecourses.citb.co.uk.

CITB eCourses Certification Program Agreement

Prior to starting a CITB eCourses Certification examination, you will be asked to agree to the terms and conditions of the CITB eCourses Certification Program Agreement.

Last updated 2021-09-28