Ecuador

Ecuador

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

Electrician Registration

Cer tificado de Aptitud Profesional

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.

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:
    1. 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.
    2. For the 2 year course, 1 year work experience.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of this certificate must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Have other documents that show:
    1. 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.
    2. 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.
    3. 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.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

Bachillor Tecnico

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.

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 of this certificate 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. This 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.