Step-by-step guide to completing your CPD return (CPD return advice part 4 of 4)

20 December 2018

We realise that you may be getting slightly sick of the mere mention of CPD, but we promise this will be the last time we bother you with it - at least for a few weeks...

SER CPD: Review, Activities and Intentions (CPD return advice part 3 of 4)

19 December 2018

This is the penultimate part in our series of blogs designed to help you complete your SER CPD return with the minimum of difficulty.

Importing CPD Notepad and Uploading IStructE & ICE returns (CPD return advice part 2 of 4)

18 December 2018

The window for completing SER CPD returns for 2018 opens on 1st January 2019. All Approved Certifiers that became members of the Scheme before 1st July 2018 are required to submit a CPD return for the 2018 calendar year.

SER Audits - tips from our auditors

21 November 2018

Auditing our members in order to have confidence that certification standards are met is a fundamental part of the SER Scheme. While we endeavour to make the process as positive and constructive as possible, we fully understand that being audited would come fairly low down the list of most people's favourite pastimes.

Certification coordinator changes

08 November 2018

In this week's blog we are going to walk you through the new and significantly improved certification coordinator system.

CPD Activity Notepad (CPD return advice part 1 of 4)

27 September 2018

We will be publishing a series of CPD-related blogs closer to the time of the window opening, with each focusing on a specific section of the SER CPD return process. However, given that the CPD activity notepad is designed to be used throughout the year, and is also the part of the return process which has caused Certifiers the most confusion, we are publishing the blog relating to it now.

Advice for those applying to become an SER Approved Certifier

01 August 2018

This week we have put together some hints and tips for people that are looking to join the SER Scheme as an Approved Certifier of Design (Building Structures). The advice will be of most use to those that have yet to begin the process, so please pass this to any colleagues that are thinking of applying.

Changes to use of Schedule 1

21 May 2018

We emailed all Jersey Scheme members on 23rd April to inform them that DOE have requested that Certifiers incorporate some minor changes into their certification procedures. This brief blog will provide a little more information on the reasoning behind the requested changes, and will also provide visual examples of what is required.