SKILLcard Downloads

Go Smart software

To read a smartcard using smart technology, you will need to download the Go Smart apps.

These apps are updated periodically. If you have internet access from your laptop, you should automatically receive update reminders. If not, please make sure you check for updates regularly.

iOS Devices

For iOS devices including iPhones and iPads you can find out more about how to get started on the app here.

For reading physical and virtual cards you can download the iOS app here.

 

Android Devices

For smartphones and tablets you can find out more about how to get started on the app here.

For reading physical and virtual smartcards you can download the app here.

 

PCs and Laptops

To read physical cards using the Go Smart PC software, you will need a USB connected smartcard reader, installed with an appropriate driver.

You can purchase a card reader from the supplier recommended by CSCS by clicking here

To read virtual cards you can use either a handheld QR code scanner or a webcam with the appropriate drivers. More info about how to get started can be found here.

You can download the Go Smart App for Windows here.

New smart card apps

Thanks to the smart card technology SKILLcard uses, you can now download two new free apps compatible with all smart SKILLcards. 

They are:

Time and attendance

This simple app allows you to use smart SKILLcards to record details of when workers enter and leave the site by swiping in and out using an NFC (near-field communications) enabled Android smartphone or tablet. 

It will provide:

  • attendance data, including who was onsite, where, when and for how long
  • an evacuation list - invaluable if there is an emergency

Click here to be taken to the Google Play store, when you can download the Time and Attendance app. 

On-site Training Recorder

This app makes it easy to keep records of on-site training, site inductions and toolbox talks by using a smart SKILLcard. 

Logging training is a simple process:

  1. Input the details of the training session
  2. Add the trainer's information by holding their smart card to the back of your Android device
  3. After the training, hold the attendees' smart cards to the back of your Android device.

You can then email the details to yourself or copy them to your PC when you're back in the office. 

Click here to be taken to the Google Play store, where you can download the On-Site Training Recorder app. 

 

occupations available

Find out which areas of work are covered by SKILLcard.

more

apply now

Apply or renew your SKILLcard online.

more

cards available

See what SKILLcards are available, and find the one for you.

more

 

MADE REDUNDANT? 

Have you been affected by redundancy during COVID-19? In order to support individuals during the COVID-19 crisis, SKILLcard are waiving the card fee during 1st August-31st December.

You can read more here.

 

YOU NOW ONLY HAVE 12 MONTHS FROM EXPIRY TO SUBMIT A RENEWAL

FOLLOWING THAT CUT OFF, YOU WILL HAVE TO SUBMIT A NEW APPLICATION.

SO DON'T DELAY AND RENEW TODAY!