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ECS News

Industry Placement card sets learners on the right pathway into construction

02 June 21

Changes to educational policy in the UK have seen an increased focus on vocational education. This includes the introduction of the Traineeship Skills Development Programme and T Level qualifications. 

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ECS card holders reminded of new Occupational Qualification Structure ahead of July renewals

01 June 21

The Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) is reminding ECS card holders with a Network Infrastructure occupation that from 1 July 2021 all card renewals need to meet the requirements of the new Occupational Qualification Structure for the Network Infrastructure industry.

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HS2 Code of Practice is good news for JIB members

30 April 21

High Speed Two Limited (HS2 Ltd) has released its Employee and Industrial Relations (EIR) Code of Practice (the Code), which brings significant advantages to Joint Industry Board (JIB) member companies looking to work on one of the most demanding and exciting transport projects in Europe.

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Northern Ireland Housing Executive registers for ECS Check

26 April 21

The JIB is delighted to announce the Northern Ireland Housing Executive (NIHE) is the latest public sector body in Northern Ireland to register as a client on the ECS Check Licence to Practise system

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