News

  

Donald issues rogue trader alert as regulation campaign gathers more support

Posted on 10/18/2021
The President of SELECT says regulation of the electrical industry is essential to prevent the “incompetent and downright dangerous” workmanship that Members encounter on a regular basis.

  

SELECT backs new Rogue Trainers campaign launched by TESP

Posted on 10/13/2021
SELECT has welcomed an engaging new campaign from The Electrotechnical Skills Partnership (TESP) which highlights the risks associated with unscrupulous training providers.

  

SELECT and SCOTSS issue alert over sub-standard and potentially unsafe alarms

Posted on 10/6/2021
SELECT has joined the Society of Chief Officers of Trading Standards in Scotland (SCOTSS) to warn that all heat, smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms being fitted under new legislation must comply with the relevant product standards.

  

Quarterly activity infographic No3 is released

Posted on 9/30/2021
SELECT has released its third infographic of quarterly statistics which shows the wide range of activity between July and September.

  

Heat and smoke alarm animation launched to help prepare for new standard

Posted on 9/29/2021
SELECT has launched a new public safety film as part of its campaign to help raise awareness of the new heat and smoke alarm regulations being introduced across Scotland.

  

More Member firms add their names to our Wall of Support

Posted on 9/28/2021
SELECT has welcomed six more Member businesses to the online Wall of Support as our crusade for regulation of the electrical industry gathers further momentum.

  

Investors in People accreditation achieved for 23rd year

Posted on 9/27/2021
SELECT is delighted to announce that it has achieved its 23rd year of accreditation to the prestigious Investors in People quality mark.

  

Handy self-isolation guide for Members returning to work

Posted on 9/24/2021
With COVID-19 restrictions easing and Scotland moving beyond Level 0, SELECT has produced a handy guide to help Member businesses and their staff stay safe.

  

SJIB launches new Professionally Qualified Person ECS card

Posted on 9/22/2021
The Scottish Joint Industry Board (SJIB) is continuing its rollout of Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) cards with another new addition to its online portal.

  

SJIB joins other bodies to build low-carbon future

Posted on 9/22/2021
The Scottish Joint Industry Board (SJIB) is among five leading construction bodies who have united to launch an industry-wide initiative to upskill the workforce and help meet UK net zero targets.