Training providers and courses

Training providers and courses

You can get your electrical worker technical training, such as the Electricians theory exam, from the Board approved training providers throughout New Zealand and overseas.

Your training provider helps you take any exams and practical assessments required for registration.

The list below gives contact details of Board-approved training providers and the courses they are approved to provide.

  • A2B Consulting

    Auckland

    Contact person:

    Tony Boudier
    027 272 7317

    Notes:

    Line Mechanics and Cable Jointers only

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Active Electrical Suppliers

    Auckland, Christchurch, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Blenheim, New Plymouth, Nelson, Hawkes Bay, Timaru

    Contact person:

    Don Morris
    027 376 0018

    Courses offered:

    • Safety training
    • Competency programme
  • Alan Blee

    Christchurch, Ashburton, Gore, Central Otago, Timaru

    Provider details:

    0274 744 188

    Notes:

    Safety training:

    Limited Certificates only

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Ara Institute of Canterbury (ARA)

    Christchurch, Timaru

    Provider details:

    Sullivan Ave
    PO Box 540
    Christchurch
    03 940 6010
    03 940 6000 (fax)

    Notes:

    Safety training:

    On demand subject to numbers

    Courses offered:

    • Safety training
    • Competency programme
    • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (EAS)
    • Electrical Service Technician (EST)
    • Electricians Theory
    • Electricians Regulations
    • Electricians Practical
    • Inspectors
  • Betaa Consultants

    Auckland, Wanganui, Taranaki, Christchurch, Gore, Invercargill, Hamilton, Napier, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Nelson, Greymouth, Rotorua, Timaru

    Contact person:

    Charmaine Burke
    021 2787417

    Notes:

    Transmission Line Mechanics only (can include tower painting)

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Chandler Consulting Limited

    Auckland, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Thames, Hauraki, Coromandel, United Kingdom, Northland

    Provider details:

    09 832 2653
    09 832 2653 (fax)

    Contact person:

    Nick Chandler
    021 770 278

    Notes:

    Safety training:

    Limited Certificates only

    Courses offered:

    • Safety training
    • Competency programme
  • Chelsea Electrics

    Auckland, Coromandel, Thames

    Contact person:

    Colin Watson
    027 464 1507

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Coast Electric

    Greymouth, Hokitika

    Contact person:

    Peter de Breuk
    0274 418 673 or A/H 03 732 4133

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Delta Utility Services Limited

    Dunedin

    Contact person:

    Stuart Shield
    021 272 2343

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT)

    Napier, Gisborne

    Provider details:

    501 Gloucester Street
    Taradale
    Napier 4142
    0800 CALL EIT (22 55 348)

    Contact person:

    Ada Rolls
    06 974 8000 ext 5845

    Courses offered:

    • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (EAS)
    • Electrical Service Technician (EST)
    • Electricians Theory
    • Electricians Regulations
  • ec2Bsafe

    Auckland, Wanganui, Levin, Taupo, South Waikato, Taranaki, Christchurch, Manawatu, Cromwell, Waikato, Dunedin, Ashburton, Gore, Invercargill, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Napier, Alexandra, Blenheim, New Plymouth, Central Otago, Palmerston North, Hawera, Wellington, Hauraki, Coromandel, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Kapiti, Nelson, Greymouth, Hokitika, Thames, Masterton, Rotorua, Tauranga, Timaru, Oamaru, Northland, Wairarapa, Whangarei

    Contact person:

    Dave Crosby
    09 409 3471

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Edge Services Limited (Works only)

    Auckland, Wanganui, Christchurch, Cromwell, Dunedin, Ashburton, Invercargill, Gore, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Napier, Blenheim, New Plymouth, Alexandra, Nelson, Central Otago, Hauraki, Coromandel, Gisborne, Greymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington, Hawera, Kapiti, Hokitika, Hawkes Bay, Thames, Masterton, Rotorua, Tauranga, Timaru, Oamaru, Northland, Wairarapa, Whangarei

    Provider details:

    021 153 2871

    Notes:

    Safety training:

    Limited Certificates only

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Electrain

    Christchurch

    Provider details:

    0800 353 272

    Contact person:

    Stuart Taylor
    021 137 0702

    Notes:

    Safety training:

    Limited Certificates only

    Courses offered:

    • Safety training
    • Competency programme
  • Electrical Forum

    Auckland

    Contact person:

    Ron Proffit

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Electrical Inspection and Services

    Waikato

    Contact person:

    Allister McGregor
    07 348 8220 or 027 544 4679

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Electrical Safety Training

    Hawkes Bay

    Contact person:

    Julian Lawton
    027 2856 859

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Electrical Training and Inspections

    Blenheim, Nelson

    Contact person:

    Walter Day
    027 777 3313

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Electrical Training Company (ETCO)

    Auckland, Wanganui, Christchurch, Cromwell, Dunedin, Ashburton, Gore, Invercargill, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Napier, Alexandra, Blenheim, New Plymouth, Wellington, Central Otago, Palmerston North, Hawera, Hauraki, Coromandel, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Kapiti, Nelson, Greymouth, Hokitika, Thames, Masterton, Rotorua, Tauranga, Timaru, Oamaru, Northland, Wairarapa, Whangarei

    Provider details:

    24A Allright Place
    Mt Wellington
    Auckland
    0800 275 3826

    Contact person:

    Gary Whittaker
    0274 365 755

    Notes:

    Safety training contacts:
    Auckland: Dawn Sione - 09 527 6165
    Hamilton and Rotorua: Tania Fisken - 07 349 6379
    Wellington: Daniel Martin 04 472 8751
    Christchurch and Dunedin: Eleanor - 03 474 5284

    Incudes tuition and assessment.
    Not all courses are held at every location.

    Courses offered:

    • Safety training
    • Competency programme
    • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (EAS)
    • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson - Endorsed (EASQ)
    • Electrical Service Technician (EST)
    • Electricians Theory
    • Electricians Regulations
    • Electricians Practical
  • Electro-Technical Education Centre (ETEC)

    Auckland

    Provider details:

    364 East Tamaki Road
    East Tamaki
    Auckland 2013

    Contact person:

    Customer Service
    09 573 19 64

    Notes:

    On demand subject to numbers

    Courses offered:

    • Safety training
    • Competency programme
    • Associated Tradespersons
    • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson (EAS)
    • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson - Endorsed (EASQ)
    • Electrical Service Technician (EST)
    • Electrical Installer
    • Electricians Theory
    • Electricians Regulations
    • Electricians Practical
  • Elementary Solar & Electrical Limited

    Taranaki, Manawatu, Waikato, New Plymouth, Palmerston North, Wairarapa

    Contact person:

    Glen McDonald

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Elite Electrical Inspections Limited

    Bay of Plenty

    Provider details:

    0800 REDCROSS

    Contact person:

    Russell Bailey

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • G & D Enterprises

    Auckland, Hamilton

    Contact person:

    Gordon Tonks
    0274 879 959

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • G - Tech Industrial Limited

    Taranaki, New Plymouth

    Contact person:

    Athol Gibson
    06 278 7761 or 027 928 4682

    Notes:

    Safety training:

    Limited Certificates only

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Great Britain Construction Training

    United Kingdom

    Provider details:

    Unit 10 Isleworth Business Centre
    St Johns Road
    Isleworth TW7 6NL
    United Kingdom

    Contact person:

    Michael Spzakolski or Ross McLeod
    +44 02088 473 718

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
    • Electricians Theory
    • Electricians Regulations
    • Electricians Practical Stage 3
  • Guild & Spence Electrical Limited

    Bay of Plenty

    Provider details:

    07 578 3782

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • Industry Skills

    Bay of Plenty

    Provider details:

    07 542 0857

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
    • Line Mechanics
  • JBS Engineering & Electrical

    Hamilton

    Contact person:

    Steve Burns
    027 585 9148

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • KiwiRail (Rail sector only)

    Auckland, Wanganui, Christchurch, Dunedin, Ashburton, Invercargill, Gore, Bay of Plenty, Hamilton, Napier, Blenheim, New Plymouth, Alexandra, Nelson, Central Otago, Hauraki, Coromandel, Gisborne, Greymouth, Palmerston North, Wellington, Hawkes Bay, Kapiti, Hawera, Hokitika, Thames, Masterton, Rotorua, Tauranga, Timaru, Oamaru, Northland, Wairarapa, Whangarei

    Contact person:

    Daniel Hopping

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • M A Chopping and Associates

    Auckland

    Provider details:

    09 524 2402 or 021 946 326

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme
  • M H Electrical

    Taupo, Kawerau, Bay of Plenty, Tokoroa, Rotorua

    Contact person:

    Michael Hastie
    0210 209 9962

    Courses offered:

    • Competency programme