ECS Site Support Occupation

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Card information

The ECS Site Support Occupation card is for people working for an electrical contractor in a role where they are supporting the administration of a contract and need access to a building or site under construction. 

You can apply for this card if your occupation involves supporting a contract such as: Design Engineer, Quantity Surveyor, Commissioning Engineer, IR Specialist, H&S Specialist, Site Contract Administrator, CAD Engineer, Compliance Auditor.

Please ensure you start a Managers application (and not a Craft application) in the ECS Employer Portal or in MyECS if you are applying for this card. 

Eligibility and requirements

Applicants will have to provide evidence of engagement within the electrotechnical sector and hold a Level 1 Health and Safety qualification or above, such as, but not limited to:

  • CITB Health and Safety Awareness: Site Safety Plus (both classroom and remotely invigilated versions)
  • CCNSG Safety Passport - National Course or Renewal Course 
  • IOSH Working Safely - (IOSH Approved Centre Classroom Invigilated Exam ONLY) 
  • IOSH Safety, Health & Environment for Construction Site Managers - (IOSH Approved Centre Classroom Invigilated Exam ONLY)
  • Safety Passport Alliance (SPA) Core H & S Course 

These qualifications are accepted as a 3-year exemption from the ECS HS&E Assessment. If you have gained one of these qualifications within the last three years, you will not need to sit the ECS assessment separately when you apply for this card, until the point you come to renew it. 

You will also need to provide a Employer Reference for this card.

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