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.
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.