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Electrician Registration

National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 1 Craftsman

1. Description

This blue covered certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an examination for a First-Class Craftsman under the:

  1. National Technical Qualification Act-Law No. 2672 of 31 December 1973;
  2. National Technical Qualification Enforcement Decree-Presidential Decree No. 7283 of 6 October 1974; and
  3. National Technical Qualification Act Enforcement Rule-Prime Ministerial Ordinance No. 142 of 31 December 1974, or the Basic Law for Vocational Training-Law 2973 31 December 1976.

The certificate must be issued by the appropriate Minister and endorsed with the words chonki chakap-kong.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

This certificate exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

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 documents that together with the National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 1 Craftsman show, 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.

    The experience can include:
    1. A time credit of 1 year where, after 1967, a person has successfully completed a 3 year technical high school course directly related to the electrical trades.
    2. A time credit of 2 years where a person has successfully completed a 2 year post-secondary Junior Technical College course directly related to the electrical trades.

  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman with a Technical High School Graduation Certificate

Both certificates must be held.

1. Descriptions

  1. National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman

    This blue covered certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an examination for a Class 2 Craftsman under the:
    1. National Technical Qualification Act-Law No. 2672 of 31 December 1973;
    2. National Technical Qualification Enforcement Decree-Presidential Decree No. 7283 of 6 October 1974; and
    3. National Technical Qualification Act Enforcement Rule-Prime Ministerial Ordinance No. 142 of 31 December 1974, or the Basic Law for Vocational Training-Law 2973 31 December 1976.

      The certificate must be issued by the appropriate Minister and endorsed with the words chonki chakap-kong.

  2. Technical High School Graduation Certificate

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a 3 year course at a Technical High School and is issued by the Principal of that school.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

These certificates, together:

  1. Exempt the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.
  2. Are evidence of the completion 1 year work experience.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of these certificates must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Have other documents that show, at least, 3 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that incorporates the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. The experience must be obtained after receiving the National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman with a Vocational Training Institute Graduation Certificate

Both certificates must be held.

1. Descriptions

  1. National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman

    This blue covered certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an examination for a Class 2 Craftsman under the:
    1. National Technical Qualification Act-Law No. 2672 of 31 December 1973;
    2. National Technical Qualification Enforcement Decree-Presidential Decree No. 7283 of 6 October 1974; and
    3. National Technical Qualification Act Enforcement Rule-Prime Ministerial Ordinance No. 142 of 31 December 1974, or the Basic Law for Vocational Training-Law 2973 31 December 1976.

      The certificate must be issued by the appropriate Minister and endorsed with the words chonki chakap-kong.

  2. Vocational Training Institute Graduation Certificate

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a course of not less than 1800 hours at a Vocational Training Institute and is issued by the Director of that institute.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

These certificates, together, exempt the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of these certificates must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Have other documents that show, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that incorporates the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. The experience must be obtained after receiving the National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman with a Company In-plant Vocational Training Centre Graduation Certificate

Both certificates must be held.

1. Descriptions

  1. National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman

    This blue covered certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an examination for a Class 2 Craftsman under the:
    1. National Technical Qualification Act-Law No. 2672 of 31 December 1973;
    2. National Technical Qualification Enforcement Decree-Presidential Decree No. 7283 of 6 October 1974; and
    3. National Technical Qualification Act Enforcement Rule-Prime Ministerial Ordinance No. 142 of 31 December 1974, or the Basic Law for Vocational Training-Law 2973 31 December 1976.

      The certificate must be issued by the appropriate Minister and endorsed with the words chonki chakap-kong.

  2. Company In-plant Vocational Training Centre Graduation Certificate

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a course of not less than 1800 hours at an approved company operated In-plant Vocational Training Centre and is issued by a responsible officer of the company.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

These certificates, together, exempt the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of these certificates must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Have other documents that show, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that incorporates the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. The experience must be obtained after receiving the National Technical Qualification Certificate for Class 2 Craftsman.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

Class II Engineers Certificate

1. Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an examination for a Class 2 Engineer under the:

  1. National Technical Qualification Act-Law No. 2672 of 31 December 1973;
  2. National Technical Qualification Enforcement Decree-Presidential Decree No. 7283 of 6 October 1974; and
  3. National Technical Qualification Act Enforcement Rule-Prime Ministerial Ordinance No. 142 of 31 December 1974, or the Basic Law for Vocational Training-Law 2973 31 December 1976.

The certificate must be endorsed with the words chonki chakap-kong.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

This certificate exempts the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

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 documents that together with the Class II Engineers Certificate show, 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.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.