SOLAS Safe Pass update

SOLAS Safe Pass update

The Department of Education and Skills has informed SOLAS that Safe Pass, CSCS and QSCS courses and assessments fall within the Government’s public health restrictions and therefore, Safe Pass, CSCS and QSCS courses will be suspended. 

All Safe Pass, CSCS and QSCS training and assessment ceased from 18.00hrs, 25 March. No further Safe Pass, CSCS and QSCS courses and assessment events are to be promoted, organised, scheduled or delivered until further notice. 

All card application currently within the system and courses delivered up to and including 25 March will be processed and SOLAS asks ATOs or Tutors to distribute these cards in the usual manner. 

CSCS and QSCS card replacements and renewals along with Safe Pass card replacements will continue to be provided by SOLAS through its on line services. 

In response to the Covid-19 emergency, contingency measures are now in place to recognise Safe Pass cards that expired on and after the 1 March, 2020. These cards will be deemed valid until further notice.These cards will be deemed valid until further notice.

Further information: https://www.solas.ie/information-covid-19/