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ECS News

Working Group 2 Update - First stage complete in journey towards competent installer workforce

17 May 22

The JIB and ECS has welcomed the publication of the Phase 1 report from Working Group 2: Installers as part of the industry-wide initiatives to raise the bar on competence following on from the tragedy at Grenfell.

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ECS Check welcomes 1,500th registration

12 May 22

The Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) has announced Salford City Council as the 1,500th organisation to register for ECS Check. 

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CSCS Smart Check: already raising standards

10 May 22

Launched in April, the CSCS Smart Check app is already improving site safety and card checking procedures on UK construction sites.

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DBS Checks and ECS cards

03 May 22

The ECS is reminding card holders and employers that Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and specialist DBS ID cards can be obtained for ECS card holders.

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