Registration FAQs

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Current cost is £21.00 per test.

Your test certificate is valid for two years from the pass date. We recommend you apply for your card immediately to get full value as your card will be valid for 5 years from the test pass date & will allow you easier access to sites.

The cost of a Health & Safety Test booked as advised by the JIB-PMES is £21.00. There are several agencies and third parties who charge more for the same test, usually on the grounds that they provide help and assistance. These organisations are in no way affiliated to the JIB-PMES, and are not approved by us.

The Registration Card you can have is determined by your qualifications. Click here for details of cards. If you are unsure call us for advice on: 01480 476925.

We accept cheques, postal orders/bank transfers and debit/credit cards.

We have a FastTrack service that aims to get your card to you within approximately 3 to 4 working days. We process FastTrack applications as soon as we have all the necessary documents and cleared funds for payment. Please call us for advice on: 01480 476925.

No. As a Supervisor/Manager you are not expected to carry out manual work on site. If you need to do manual work you must apply for a suitable additional card.

We will ask for your individual Gas Safe Licence number which appears at the top of your Gas Safe card.

Yes, please call the Scottish JIB on 0131 5560600 or visit their website

No, as long as your membership is current and you provide your membership number on the application form. Please note that replacements for lost cards are not free of charge.

Current lead times are published on the home page and will be subject to change

No, the JIB cannot issue cards to individuals who do not have a valid National Insurance number.

Yes, the JIB will accept applications from Southern Ireland with PPS numbers. Applicants from Northern Ireland/Scotland should contact the Scottish JIB on 0131 5560600 or visit their website

Yes. We will ask for your employment details but if you are currently unemployed please provide details of either a previous or future employer on the relevant section of the form.

We will not be able to provide you with a qualified plumber card (blue/gold) unless we see a copy of your qualifications. You can however contact City & Guilds to replace your lost certificates on 0844 5430000 or visit their website

Yes. If you would like us to consider your qualifications as part of your application for a JIB card, you will need to contact UK NARIC on 08713307033 or visit their website This agency is responsible for providing information, advice and expert opinion on vocational, academic and professional skills & qualifications from over 180 countries worldwide.

You can either use the Contact Page to ask us for an upgrade request form, or click here for full details about grading & upgrading.

We are happy to issue replacements for lost cards.

Please contact us as soon as possible if your card is lost or stolen.

Our replacement card fee is £40.

Replacement cards are normally issued within 4 days.

It is a multiple choice questionnaire designed to test your knowledge of Health & Safety practice in the construction industry. It may also include questions specific to the type of work you perform, and the Registration Card you require.

Additional support can be provided if English is not your first language, or if you may have difficulties with literacy or using a computer. This help must be requested when booking the test.

Call the JIB-PMES on 01480 476925. We will ask you about your occupation and your qualifications, and we will then be able to tell you which card is correct for you, and how to apply for your card.