Spain

Spain

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

Electrician Registration

Titulo de Oficial Industrial Certificate  

1. Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a full-time course in a vocational school. The certificate must be issued by the Ministry of Education and be endorsed with the words instalador-montador.

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 training that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.
  3. Is evidence of the completion of 4 years work experience where the period of the vocational training was 4 or more years.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of this certificate must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  2. Pass the regulations examination.
  3. Where the training course was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the Titulo de Oficial Industrial Certificate show, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work.
  4. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

Maestro Industrial Certificate  

1. Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an appropriate full-time course in a vocational school.

The certificate must be issued by the Ministry of Education and be endorsed with the words instalador-montador.

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

Tecnico Auxiliar Certificate  

1. Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a full-time course pursuant to the General Law for Education 1970, of not less than 2 years duration. The certificate must be issued by the Ministry of Education and be endorsed with the words instalador-montador.

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 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, at least, 3 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. The 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.

Tecnico Especialista Certificate

1. Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a full-time course, pursuant to the General Law for Education 1970, of not less than 2 years duration. The certificate must be issued by the Ministry of Education and be endorsed with the words instalador-montador.

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 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, at least, 3 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work that incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997. The 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.

Apprenticeship Documents

1. Description

Apprenticeship documents show the successful completion of an apprenticeship in the electrical trades. They must be endorsed with the words instalador-montador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

These documents are evidence of the completion of 4 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997 where the period of the apprenticeship was 4 or more years.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of these documents must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage theory examination.
  2. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  3. Pass the regulations examination.
  4. Where the period of the apprenticeship was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the Apprenticeship documents show, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work.
  5. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

In-plant Training Documents

1. Description

In-plant training documents show the successful completion of an in-plant training equivalent to an apprenticeship in the electrical trades. They must be endorsed with the words instalador-montador.

2. Equivalence to New Zealand Requirements

These documents are evidence of the completion of 4 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997 where the period of the training was 4 or more years.

3. Registration Requirements

The holder of these documents must:

  1. Pass the 3rd stage theory examination.
  2. Pass the 3rd stage practical assessment or examination.
  3. Pass the regulations examination.
  4. Where the period of the training was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the In-plant documents show, at least, 4 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work.
  5. Complete the safety instruction requirements of Clause 3 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.