Poland

Poland

Recognition of Poland's qualifications and experience.

1. Electrician Registration

1.1 Swiadectwo Ukonczenia (zasadniczej szkoly zawadowe)

1.1.1 Description

This certificate, the Basic Vocational School Certificate, is evidence of the successful completion of a 3 year full-time basic vocational course in electrical trades under the control of the Ministry of Education. A certificate must be endorsed with words that signify that the course was in the electrical trades.

1.1.2 Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

This certificate is evidence of 1 year work experience.

1.1.3 Registration Requirements

The holder of this certificate must:

(a) Pass the 3rd theory examination.

(b) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(c) Pass the regulations examination.

(d) 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. This experience must be gained after the completion of the vocational training.

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

1.2 Swiadectwo Ukonczenia (zasadniczej szkoly zawadowe) with a Dyplom (ukonczenia policealnego studium zawodowego)

Both certificates must be held.

1.2.1 Description

(a) Swiadectwo Ukonczenia (zasadniczej szkoly zawadowe) (Basic Vocational School Certificate)

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a 3 year full-time basic vocational course in the electrical trades under the control of the Ministry of Education. A certificate must be endorsed with words that signify that the course was in the electrical trades

(b) Dyplom (ukonczenia policealnego studium zawodowego) (Technician Diploma)

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a 3 year technical secondary course under the control of the Ministry of Education. A diploma must be endorsed with words that signify that the course was in the electrical trades.

1.2.2 Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

These certificates, together:

(a) Exempt the holder from the 3rd stage theory examination requirements.

(b) Are evidence of 4 year 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.

1.2.3 Registration Requirements

The holder of these certificates must:

(a) Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.

(b) Pass the regulations examination.

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