Courses & exams
This section provides the different requirements and resources available to you, to ensure you are working to the right standards.
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Competence programme for electrical workers
As a licensed electrical worker, you must complete a competence programme to refresh your knowledge and assess your competence every 2 years. You must do this before you can renew your practising licence.
You must complete safety training within 3 months of being issued a Limited Certificate or Trainee Limited Certificate.
Exams and practical assessments
Courses and practical assessments are carried out by approved training providers throughout New Zealand.
Find a training provider
There are also Board approved Competence Programme providers throughout New Zealand. A competence programme is required for a practising licence.Your training provider helps you take any exams and practical assessments required for registration; they will also run safety training courses for trainee...
Become a Board approved Training Provider
You can apply to become an approved competence programme provider and run competence programmes for registered electrical workers across New Zealand.
Teaching guidelines and resources
A resource for training providers for all registration classes.