Please Note: ECS Fire Detection and Alarm System cards are being replaced by the Fire, Emergency and Security Systems (FESS) cards.
This card is no longer available. For more details please see the Fire, Emergency and Security Systems (FESS) information page.
The Fire Detection & Alarm Systems Designer ECS card was for operatives that have gained the industry level 3 qualification in design.
Working at this level typically involves carrying out the following duties unsupervised:
To be eligible for this card, applicants must:
1. Have successfully completed an Approved Apprenticeship in Fire Detection & Alarm Systems
2. Hold a current ECS Health, Safety and Environmental Assessment. For details visit the ECS H&S Assessment page