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  1. sythai

    JIB card... after some advise please

    Hi Guys Thought I'd update my ECS Jib Gold card (not that I really need it these days), only expired in 2015! Looks like I'll have to do new application. Sorry if been asked before (and also being lazy, had quick scan of JIB website with no joy!) All I'd like to know is: I currently have...
  2. Risteard

    JIB Card Renewal

    Just wondering if anyone knows how a JIB card can be renewed at present? My card expired in January and unfortunately the JIB never sent a reminder letter beforehand (as they used to), and I'm not aware of any e-mail from them about it either. Unfortunately now the ECS Health & Safety test is...
  3. M

    236-1 and 3

    I achieved my 236-1 and 2 between the years 1992 and 1997. I have just received my AM2 certificate. I have been working as an electrician for over twenty years. Can I now apply for a jib card with what I’ve got or will I need to do an nvq3. thanks in advance.
  4. F

    black jib card

    apparently i qualify for a jib black card theyve asked what would i want on the card a choice of site manager, project manager or contracts manager what title might benefit me more or dosent it matter your thoughts please guys.
  5. D

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Another JIB/ECS card update

    Seems you are now required to get your photo verified when applying for or renewing a card. Supposed to be a form you can download to get it filled in by someone. Section 2 Identification Photograph All applicants must complete this section and supply a new photograph. (Unless you had your...
  6. D

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) News for JIB card holders.

  7. KWJ41

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Qualified C&G 236 Parts 1&2 in 2003, updated to 17th from 16 Edition in 2009 - But not JIB eligible

    Hi - I'm new to the forum and in desperate need of advice. I'm a fully qualified electrician qualified under C&G 236 in 2003 (parts 1&2), I updated to 17th from 16th edition in 2009 and hold an up to date safety passport through the ECS. I've recently gone on my own after being employed for 14...
  8. Jay Sparks

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) New ‘ECS Check’ service launched by the JIB

    Just seen this on a social media site. New ECS Check service launched by JIB | Joint Industry Board - http://www.jib.org.uk/new-ecs-check-service-launched-by-the-jib Your thoughts? Jay
  9. Sparky2017

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) 2356-31 jib card can i renew my card

    Hi I sat my nvq level 3 in 2008 can i still apply for a jib gold card? the jib form tells me different. Thanks Sparky2017
  10. J

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Porfolio sample to gain jib gold card

    hello all, new here! Just after some help really! Been sparking for 6 years now and got all my qualifications including my AM2 but now I need to complete my porfolio in order to get my JiB Gold Card I’ve been looking for a sample portfolio or even someone’s finished to get an idea of how...
  11. J

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Jib gold card needed

    Hi wonder if anyone can help me out,I have my level 2 and 3 2330 and done my am2,what is the quickest way to get a good card now what else do I need.
  12. R

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) New JIB ECS gold card now has white reverse

    What does every everyone think of the new Ecs gold card having a white back? Maybe im being picky but i think it somehow degrades the gold card. Is it just me or does anyone think it should have stayed all gold
  13. B

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Contacting JIB / ECS

    I have been trying to contact the JIB for ages now and failing. I have now been on hold for over 6 hours (over 4 days). This morning I've been on hold for an hour an a half. Sometimes it does ring but then they cut me off straight away. Other times it says that they are not accepting calls. I've...
  14. M

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Do you NEED Level 2 AND Level 3 tech certs for JIB Gold Card?

    Hi, Due to my experience in construction and other Level 3 qualifications in Construction, i have been told that i can go straight onto a Level 3 C&G 2365 course. However i was reading elsewhere that you NEED both Level 2 and Level 3 to apply for a JIB Gold Card etc. Is this true? Or is Level...
  15. P

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB - Correct application of travel time and overtime

    Hi there Guys Just need some advice: Example: Company office to site is a 4hr drive. we stay over during the week and return on Friday with another 4hr drive. Company provides vehicle and fuel. 170 miles. 1.>Should we get paid our normal hourly rate plus the ammount indicated in the Travel...
  16. O

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Are The Jib Real?

    I was just wondering if the JIB are real or not? I have been trying for the last week to contact them but I just get put from recorded message, to ring tone, to "there is nobody here, please try again later". Have they gone out of business or are they a wind up that I have fallen for? I have...
  17. T

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) anyone tried calling the JIB about your new card

    I have been trying for days to get though to find out where my card is. You get put in a clue 6/9 and sometimes it says we have a high level of callers at the minute. After an half an hour it just cuts you off. So send an email! A week ago. Still waiting, its just an renewal done the test logged...
  18. 1

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Jib Mcas Qualification

    Has anyone done the JIB MCAS (mature candidate assessment scheme) ? I have been in the electrical trade a good few years and wanted to finish off my training so I can get JIB'd. Been sent the knowledge unit from my training provider and hardly any of it is actually electrical related more H&S...
  19. Risteard

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB/ECS Phone lines - terrible service nobody answers!

    To be fair (RE: value for money) it isn't actually dear at all. From memory it is roughly £35 for 3 years (if not employed by a JIB member company) for an ECS/JIB card. They obviously deal with a hell of a lot of enquiries and, as I understand it, have only a very small office staff. The JIB's...
  20. B

    SJIB (Scottish) Certification Scheme Sjib aca test

    Hi has anyone done the aca test recently ? ive got mine soon and any pointers would be great
  21. S

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Jib/ecs card help

    Hi everyone, im sure this sort of thing gets asked quite often but here goes, i currently have 2330 level 2 & 3 NVQ 3 what card could I get if any ? ive asked the JIB this question and got told, they can't tell me that over email but if I apply and pay £48 I will find out when/if I get a...
  22. M

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Another JIB question

    Hi, could someone advise me if I can apply for JIB card having the following certs. I did send JIB an email over a month ago and tried to get in touch over the phone. No luck. basically I try to find out if I can apply for JIB card and if I can - which card / level. NVQ3 - CG2356 City &...
  23. T

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Jib card Ecs gold

    Hi I'm new to the forum I want to apply for a jib gold card just wondering if I would qualify with the below quals or do I need more? 236 part 1 electrical installation 1996 am1 achievement measurement NVQ 3 2356 2391 testing 17th edition have done the ecs health and safety exam just...
  24. AyresomeBoro

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) ECS Craft Card Application (JIB)

    Hi to all, Looking to open some extra doors for myself in the near future. I have heard through various people a 'Gold JIB' card could be beneficial to hold. I work as a commercial spark in a maintenance role. I have been time-served and working in this role for 3 years. I hold; NVQ Level...
  25. D

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Nearly 40 but about to apply for my first JIB Card !

    As the title says , been sparking since i was 17 but never got fully qualified as at that age i couldn't be bothered with the NVQ 3 or AM2, nobody cared back then and neither did I. Last few years its been more of an issue, with my employer asking me repeatedly to get a JIB card.... Thought i...
  26. F

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) jib rates

    anyone no if thers been any advance on the jib pay talks
  27. S

    SJIB (Scottish) Certification Scheme SJIB grade card renewal

    Does anyone know how long it takes to get a SJIB grade card. I sent my forms off over a week ago and hoped it would be here by now as i am finding it difficult to get onto sites without it. Its not a regrade just a like for like
  28. A

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Jib rates sounds too good to be true

    So i was just looking at the jib rates, and i saw this london rate for third stage apprentice with own transport is at £10.93 So If you work a 45 hour week the money you would get is £491.85!!! weekly!! thats £23,000 a year then in your final year its £11.53 45 hour week = £518 yearly =...
  29. Leesparkykent

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB skills development fund

    Received this email earlier, thought it Might be useful if any one on here is employed by a Jib registered firm or Is a JIB registered apprentice.
  30. W

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB Joining

    Hi everyone am new to this site. I am looking for some clarificatio if anyone could help. I've been working as a domestic electrician for the past 3 years after passing my City & Guilds 2382,2392. I have 17th Edition also Part P. I applied for a JIB card after passing the ECS and they sent me a...
  31. Dan

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB Survey of Accidents at Work Report 2014

    The results of the latest JIB Survey Read the full news article
  32. A

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB vs Gas Safe

    So was having a discussion at work today about the different requirements our industry has. All gas engineers must be gas safe registered to carry out work on gas installations. I know it's not mandatory for an electrician to have a JIB card but can anyone remind me if you need to have the...
  33. M

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB Gold Card

    Hi all, How do I go about getting a JIB Gold Card? I have the following qualifications: NVQ Levels 2 & 3 AM2 17th Edition Do I need any other qualifications? ie health and safety etc etc Have asked a few people and getting different opinions. Pls help. Thanks
  34. A

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) How do I apply for a JIB Card

    Hi, just a quick question about the CSCS , 17th edition and JIB cards. I finished college a year ago and have recently been looking at jobs, many of them require a CSCS card , 17th edition and a JIB card. I think the CSCS is a 1 day course and easy to arrange. I am not sure how I go about...
  35. F

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) new jib rates

    just a quick one what is the approved electricians rate in the new year think its £15 10p not sure though
  36. J

    SJIB (Scottish) Certification Scheme SJIB Aprroved ACCA Exam

    I have my ACCA trade test on tuesday and was wondering if anyone could explain what is involved and what i need to know before i get into ? Ive not really got much info on ir at the moment. Cheers !
  37. leep82

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) JIB and pay rises

    Just had confirmation that im having a wage rise that will bring me in line with current JIB wage rates, after being stuck on the 2008 rates since then. Obviously im very happy about this but does anyone knwow if the JIB are set to increase the rates in january? Weve long been...
  38. B

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Is it time to ditch the JiB card like the car tax disc ?

    Do we really need the JIB card anymore ? Agencies & companies know full well wether you're a paid up JIB member by checking online - a bit like the automatic number plate recognition. The JIB backlog for applying for a card is ridiculous, they can't cope because of demand - Even fast track...
  39. S

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Joining the jib/Ecs/grading Advice needed.

    Hello there, Im trying to re-join the jib so I can get graded with my qualifications I was in the jib as a labourer from 2002 - 2008 until I got made redundant Then I started collage and now have 2330 level 1 & 2, 17th edition, ecs, cscs.(I don't yet have my ecs card just my assessment...
  40. Mikaelo

    JIB Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) Do I need something more for cscs or jib car?

    Hi there, i have covalidate my spanish title in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment throught Naric, and the whrote my telling that its a NVC and also falls betwen NVQ level 3 and 4. I am ready to do my 17th edition exam now. my question is will i need something for ro obtain a...
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