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.

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