Sweden

Sweden

Recognition of Sweden's qualifications and experience.

1. Electrician Registration

1.1 Slutbetyg Certificate

1.1.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a full-time vocational course at a workshop school as follows:

(a) Kommunala Verkstadskola - conducted by a municipality of Centrala Verkstadskola - give complete training in a skilled occupation and are designed for students from rural areas.

(b) Inbygg Verkstadskola - provide theoretical instruction and practical training on industrial premises.

(c) Gymnasieskola - an integrated upper secondary school.

The certificate must be endorsed with the word elektromonter, industrielektriker or installationselektriker.

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 training 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 the vocational training 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 training course was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the Slutbetyg 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.

1.2 Certificate from an In-plant School

1.2.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a full-time vocational course at an in-
plant school (Foretagsskola). These are subsidised by the Government and are run by large industrial premises that provide theoretical and practical training. These certificates are:

(a) Avgangsbetyg - AB Scania-Vaga

The certificate must be endorsed with the word elektromonter, industrielektriker or installationselektriker.

1.2.2 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 training 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 the vocational training was 4 or more years.

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) Where the training course was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the Certificate from an In-plant School 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.

1.3 Diplom

1.3.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of a full-time vocational course to the skilled worker level at a school run by a member company of the Swedish Metal Trades Employers Association. It must be endorsed with word elektromonter, industrielektriker or installation-selektriker.

1.3.2 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 training 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 the vocational training was 4 or more years.

1.3.3 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 training course was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the Diplom 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.

1.4 Gesallbrev Certificate

1.4.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the successful completion of an apprenticeship regulated by the Swedish Federation of Crafts and Medium Sized Industries through the Council for Apprentice Training (CYN). It must
be endorsed with the word elektromonter, industrielektriker or installationselektriker.

1.4.2 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 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 the apprenticeship was 4 or more years.

1.4.3 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 apprenticeship was less than 4 years duration, have documents that together with the Gesallbrev 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.