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ECS News

New qualification checking system launched by ECS and City & Guilds

02 April 19

A specially-designed computer programme that allows qualifications to be verified during an ECS card application has been developed by the ECS and City & Guilds.

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ECS Changes – addressing the myths

11 February 19

We’ve had some feedback that Installation and Maintenance Electricians are concerned that if they do not gain the 18th Edition they will ‘lose’ their gold card or become downgraded in some way, following the card changes announced last year. This is not the case. In this article  we provide some clarification on what exactly the requirements are. 

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Jail sentence for online card manufacturer

30 October 18

A man who manufactured and sold fake construction industry skill cards, including ECS cards, has been jailed for more than three years.

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New ECS Check service on show at UK Construction Week

08 August 18

The Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) will be demonstrating its new ECS Check service on stand BT163 at this year’s Building Tech Live within UK Construction Week. 

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