Norway

Norway

Recognition of Norway's qualifications and experience.

1. Electrician Registration

1.1 Fagbrev Certificate

1.1.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of one of the following:

(a) The successful completion of a 1 or 2 year full-time course in a workshop school together with a 3 or 4 year apprenticeship.

(b) The successful completion of a 3 or 4 year apprenticeship.

(c) The successful completion of a 3 or 4 year full-time course in a workshop school.

The certificate must be endorsed with the words electro-mecanikk, electristk installater or elektriker.

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 an apprenticeship or training course that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

(c) Is evidence of the completion of 4 years work experience where the period of apprenticeship and/or the vocational course was 4 or more years

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) Where the period of the apprenticeship and/or training was less than 4 years, have documents that together with the Fagbrev Certificate show, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work.

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