Ecuador

Ecuador

Recognition of Ecuador's qualifications and experience.

1. Electrician Registration

1.1 Cer tificado de Aptitud Profesional

1.1.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the completion of a full-time, 1, 2 or 3 year course conducted by SECAP (Servico Ecuatoriano de Capacitacion Profesional). It must be endorsed with the word electricista.

1.1.2 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:

(i) For the 3 year course, 2 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

(ii) For the 2 year course, 1 year work experience.

1.1.3 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:

(i) Where the 3 year course has been completed, at least, 2 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. This experience must be gained after the completion of the course.

(ii) Where the 2 year course has been completed, at least, 3 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. This experience must be gained after the completion of the course.

(iii) Where the 1 year course has been completed, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. 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.

1.2 Bachillor Tecnico

1.2.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the completion of a full-time trades course at the Salesian Technical College, Quito. It must be endorsed with the word electricista.

1.2.2 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 2 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

1.2.3 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, 2 years 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.