CQMS Safety-Scheme supporting contractors working for the SCS Joint Venture

The Skanska, Costain and STRABAG (SCS) joint venture (JV) brings together an industry-leading combination of tried, tested and successful partnerships, world-wide high-speed rail experience and extensive national and regional knowledge.

SCS JV are committed to supporting each other to do things right first time in everything they do and strive to continuously improve and capture best practice and learn lessons. SCS JV are open to new ideas and work with their people and supply chain to innovate and embrace new technology.

SCS JV require our supply chain to go through our robust pre-qualification procedure and we support the aims and ethos of the SSIP forum and are also a supporter of the Construction Pre-Qualification process.

To Register with CQMS Safety-Scheme please Register below; you can then apply for either an SSIP Assessment or the Common Assessment standard [as required].  


CQMS offers flat rate fees for all our assessments and can support contractors with either a H&S Assessment [SSIP] or the Common Assessment Standard [BuildUK CAS].   Furthermore, CQMS Ltd is accredited by the United Kingdon Accrediation Service [UKAS] which determines our technical competence, reliabilty and integrity.  Assessment is simple and if you have any questions during the process we provide support and guidance (at no extra cost) and you can talk to the Assessor directly.

Please see further information below. 

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Flat-rate H&S Assessment Fees

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What is the
Safety-Scheme Portal?


Assessment types: SSIP, PAS91 & the CAS

Common Assessment Standard (RGB)

The Common Assessment Standard

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Safety Schemes In Procurement (SSIP) Membership