A new telecommunications accreditation card scheme tailored for individual operatives, employers, clients and sponsors
The Network Operative Passport Scheme (NOPS) was introduced to help Employers comply with safety regulations.
NOPS cards provide proof that individuals working on the network have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out.
Operatives are then provided with a Card from which their safety critical competence record may be accessed electronically.
All cards have a unique QR Code allowing for quick scanning to confirm a card is genuine
Registered users can validate and view details from a computer, smartphone or tablet.
The ability to access the data anytime, day or night.
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