ECS health and safety assessment

Run by Unite the union to promote health & safety ECS test 1awareness and best practise in the electrical contracting and construction industry.

£42 for Unite members
£48 for non - members

Computer based assessment with instant results.

Passing an ECS health and safety assessment is compulsory prior to submitting an application for an ECS card, unless the candidate holds a recognised health and safety qualification which exempts them.

Book an assessment with Unite & get a substantial discount as a union member.


ECS cards in Scotland are only issued by the SJIB but before a card can be obtained applicants must demonstrate they have the required level of health & safety awareness. This can be done either by providing evidence of a valid exemption or by passing the ECS health & safety assessment.

Unite runs these assessments to promote health & safety awareness and best practice in the electrical contracting and construction industry. The cost in Scotland is £25 for Unite members and is not available to non members.  To arrange an assessment in Scotland with Unite please email Jean Gibb at .