Uruguay

Uruguay

Recognition of the Uruguay's qualifications and experience.

1. Electrician Registration

1.1 Titulado Certificate

1.1.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the completion of a trades course conducted by the University of Labour. It must be endorsed with the words electricista or electricista de instalacion.

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 3 years work experience that has incorporated the skills in paragraph 1(2) of Clause 1 of Schedule 1 of the Electricity Regulations 1997.

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, 1 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. This is experience must be gained after the completion of the training course.

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

1.2 Salesian Institute Certificate

1.2.1 Description

This certificate is evidence of the completion of a full-time trades course conducted by the Salesian Institute, Montevideo. It must be endorsed with the words electricista or electricista de instalacion.

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 2 years work experience 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 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, 2 years work experience on (the equivalent of) prescribed electrical work. This experience must be gained after the completion of the training course.

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