Argentina

Argentina

Recognition of Argentina's qualifications and experience. Find out how the electrician registration compares in Argentina to New Zealand.

Diploma de Tecnico

1. Description

The diploma is either an ornamental document or a transcript of records of subjects passed in each of the 6 years of the course with the endorsement Se ha hecho acreedor al titulo de Tecnico. Most applicants will only have the transcript.

The documents or transcript records must also be endorsed with the words electricista or electricista instalador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

  1. Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.
  2. Is evidence of the completion of 3 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Have documents that show, at least, 1 year work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. The experience must be gained after the completion of the course.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

Certificado de Tecnico Auxilar

1. Description

This certificate, issued by CONET, is evidence of the completion of a 3 year basic cycle full-time vocational course and a 1 year Technician Assistant's Terminal Course at a state or private technical school.

The certificate is either an ornamental document or a transcript of records of subjects passed in each of the 4 years of the training with the endorsement Se ha hecho acreedor al Certificado de Auxilar Tecnico. Most applicants will only have the transcript.

The documents or transcript records must also be endorsed with the words electricista or electricista instalador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

This certificate:

  1. Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.
  2. Is evidence of the completion of 2 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Have other documents that show, at least, 2 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. The experience must be gained after the completion of the course.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.