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ECS Applications - important information
To avoid delays, read this important information about how we deal with your application and how you can help us to process it quickly.
Tax refunds hit half million mark
Are you eligible for a tax refund? The partnership between the JIB and tax refund specialist RIFT has seen over £500,000 from HMRC given back to ECS cardholders in just over twelve months.
Discount diesel for ECS cardholders
ECS cardholders who are self-employed or run their own business can now benefit from discounted diesel thanks to the JIB's partnership with The Fuelcard Company...
Prove your competence with the ECS card
The CSCS-affiliated card for the electrical industry
Whether a technically qualified operative or manager or just starting out at trainee level, if you are
involved in electrical work you need to be able to demonstrate your competence to the industry standards.
ECS is the occupational card scheme for UK electrotechnical workers. An ECS card demonstrates your competence
and shows evidence of your training against the recognised standards for the electrical industry. There are
currently over 100,000 registered ECS cards holders in the UK.
Holding an ECS card proves your identity, your qualification status and main electrical occupation, your
awareness of UK health & safety, as well as any additional disciplines in which you are skilled to work.
ECS stands for Electrotechnical Certification Scheme – and the scheme is recognised by and affiliated to
the CSCS for Construction workers as the equivalent competence card scheme for the specialist electrotechnical
workforce in the UK.
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