Apply for an ECS card
Applying for your first ECS card? Your qualification level determines which card you are eligible for.

Take a look at the different card types and find out which card is right for you.

Renew my ECS card
Renewing your card online is simple - and it's faster than a paper application.

You can start the process here and also check out our demo to see what's involved before you begin.
Track my Application
Check the progress of your ECS card application online via MyECS.

Welcome to the Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) website

The ECS card displays the qualifications and status of electrical professionals – allowing clients and employers to view the cardholder's industry skills, qualification levels, occupation and identity when working on site.

The ECS is affiliated to the Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS). So when people say they need a CSCS card - the ECS card is the one that’s relevant to the electrotechnical industry.

To ensure you get the correct information, please select the part of the UK where you live and work.



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