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ECS News

IOSH Exemption

From 01 July 2017, the IOSH Working Safely Certificate gained via the online e-assessment will not be accepted as an ECS Health & Safety Assessment exemption.

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DBS checks for ECS cardholders

ECS cardholders, along with JIB and ECA members, can now apply directly through the JIB for a DBS check and photo identity card to confirm their clearance by the DBS

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Checking the validity of ECS cards

If you’re recruiting electricians and asking for proof of their ECS registration, please be vigilant when checking cards.

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ECS to embrace the 18th Edition

Plans are underway to incorporate the forthcoming 18th edition of the IET Wiring Regulations into the Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.

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Save money from 2017 with online ECS applications

Applying online saves you the £10 administration fee charged for paper applications...

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