Philippines

Philippines

Recognition of Philippines' qualifications and experience.

1. Electrician Registration

1.1 Trade Test Certificate - First Class

1.1.1 Description

This certificate (coloured red) is evidence of the successful completion of the first class trade test under the National Trade Skills Programme and is issued under the authority of the Executive Director of the National Manpower and Youth Council. It must be endorsed with the words electrician (building wiring).

1.1.2 Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

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

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, 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. This experience must be gained after any training is completed.

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

1.2 Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship with a Certificate of Apprenticeship

1.2.1 Description

These certificates are evidence of the successful completion of an apprenticeship at the United States Naval Ship Repair Facility as Subic Bay.

The Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship is issued by the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training and must be endorsed with the words electrician, electrical repairer, construction
electrician, maintenance electrician or industrial electrician.

The Certificate of Apprenticeship is issued by the United States Department of the Navy, US Naval Ship Repair Facility, Subic Bay and must be endorsed with the words electrician, electrical repairer, construction electrician, maintenance electrician or industrial electrician.

1.2.2 Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

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

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, 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. This experience can include the apprenticeship.

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