The CLC recommendation introduced in 2015 and updated in 2017 & 2020 set an expectation of all CSCS cards being achieved via qualification by the end of 2024.

As it currently stands, all Industry Accreditation (IA) cards issued from 1st Jan 2020 are due to expire on 31st Dec 2024 and cannot be renewed.

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Further guidance for Industry Accreditation card holders is available at

Whilst all Industry Accreditation cardholders are required to take action to retain their card from January 2025, it should not be difficult or complicated for those able to demonstrate their competence going forward and we encourage looking at holistic and CPD levels of training (of which the ISSE will soon be launching).

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