Brazil

Brazil

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

Electrician registration

Carta de Oficio Diploma

1. Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an apprenticeship conducted by SENAI (Servicio Nacional de Aprendizagem Industrial). It must be endorsed with the words electricista enrolader or electricista instalador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand requirements

This certificate:

(a) Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

(b) Is evidence of the completion of 4 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 of this certificate must:

(a) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(b) Pass the regulations examination.

(c) Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

Certificado de Aprendizagem issued in the State of Rio de Janeiro

1.  Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an apprenticeship, conducted by SENAI in Rio de Janiero State. It must be endorsed with the words electricista enrolader or electricista instalador.

The certificate is the equivalent of the "Carta de Oficio" Diploma.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand requirements

This certificate:

(a) Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

(b) Is evidence of the completion of 4 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 of this certificate must:

(a) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(b) Pass the regulations examination.

(c) Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

Certificado de Aprendizagem issued in a State other than Rio de Janiero

1. Description

A Certificado de Aprendizagem issued in a State other than Rio de Janiero is evidence of the successful completion of an apprenticeship, conducted by SENAI. It must be and endorsed with the words electricista enrolader or electricista instalador endorsed with the words electricista enrolader or electricista instalador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand requirements

This certificate:

(a) Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

(b) 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 of this certificate must:

(a) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(b) Pass the regulations examination.

(c) Have other documents that show, at least, 1 year work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. This experience must be gained after the completion of the apprenticeship.

(d) Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

SENAI Trades Technician Diploma

1. Description

This certificate, issued by SENAI is evidence of the successful completion of a trades technician course conducted by the Department of Education or SENAI. It must be endorsed with the words electricista enrolader or electricista instalador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand requirements

This certificate:

(a) Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

(b) Is evidence of the completion of 4 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 of this certificate must:

(a) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(b) Pass the regulations examination.

(c) Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

SENAI Trades Technician (Part -time) Diploma

1. Description

This certificate, issued by SENAI is evidence of the successful completion of a part-time trades technician course conducted by SENAI. It must be endorsed with the words electricista enrolader or electricista instalador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

This certificate:

(a) Exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

(b) 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 of this certificate must:

(a) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(b) Pass the regulations examination.

(c) Have other documents that show, at least, 1 year work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. This experience must be gained after the completion of the course.

(d) Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.