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  1. S

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Can i issue an EIC?!

    Hi lads, Im new to the forum but have a question I think i already know the answer to. Ive been a qualified electrician for 10 years now, work as a sole trader for a few different people every year, ranging from new build housing to shop fitting ect. My question is... My sister needs her...
  2. J

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NARIC help

    Hi guys I received this message from NARIC Thank you for your application for a Statement of Comparability. We note from your application that you may be intending to use this document to apply for a CSCS / JIB-PMES card. The standard Statement of Comparability will not be accepted by CSCS...
  3. A

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Niceic logo

    hi all, is anyone out there niceic DI only but uses the logo without the "domestic installer" written underneath. I would like to register to sign off my domestic stuff legally but dont really want to give the impression that I'm only a DI (as I'm qualified in both domestic and commercial...
  4. A

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Cheapest part p

    I know this question has been asked in the past but not for some time so I'm looking for the cheapest in 2020? Stroma where by far the cheapest but have now merged with napit. It appears napit and niceic are both similar prices. Are these the cheapest or has anyone else out there found a better...
  5. M

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NIC assessment major worries

    Hi Guys, I've got my NIC Domestic Installer assessment coming up in a few weeks and am a little concerned about it. I signed up over the phone, signed and returned the forms, but after re-reading them, I'm a little (lot) concerned. As I don't hold an NVQ L3, the form mentions I require a...
  6. A

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Qualifying Supervisor rates

    I have been offered a qualifying supervisor role for a large uk company and I want to know is what the rate is in different areas England(north & south), Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland & Irish Republic?
  7. A

    Big motor heating problem

    Hi guys I have a big problem with 3-phase induction motor in star connection The motor power is 3-hp When the motor is starting periodically (many times per minute) it is over heating after 10 minutes from start of working. If the motor is in continuous operation it doesn't heat but if it...
  8. M


    Good morning does anyone have any help or guidance on the EAL level 4 assessment please ? Any info greatfully received. Many thanks
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme Terminate NIC EIC membership

    HI - I am currently registered with the NIC EIC - Domestic installer, which also includes the Part P certification. I am muling over the idea of terminating the membership, but I wish to remain Part P registered in order to still practice legally. Is this possible and how do i go about it...
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme Nic assessment

    Hi all I have my nic-eic assessment Thursday I think I’m all prepared but just wondering from your past experiences what I could expect. It’s Domestic Installer I’m doing. Thanks in advance.
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme Do I have to notify before assessment

    Hi everyone, I am planing to join Competent Person Scheme through any provider. I checked NICEIC requirements, it says “In order to demonstrate how you have complied with BS 7671 your Assessor will need to review the following certi cates and reports during your assessment: -A sample of...
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme Working without Certificate ? (Need Information)

    Hi dear friends, Firstly sorry my english skill if it's bad:) I've a special condition and need some more information. I've a company in my country (registered sub-contractor of GE, ABB, etc.) and provide automation engineering for high and medium voltage systems. But for some reasons I moved...
  13. spud1

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Why can’t I find the NICEIC online certification APP on my APP store anymore?

    Why can’t I find the NICEIC online certification APP on my APP store anymore? Has it been taken over by the Clik APP now? I can’t find any info on the websites giving clear guidance. Frustrating!
  14. D

    Certsure testing type a rcd

    fluke 1653b tester. carrying earth loop test on type a rcd tripping
  15. J

    electrical back box install in a kitchen cabinet

    Hello Can please someone tell me if that (see pictures) is safe to do? That will be for the electrical hub. Thank you
  16. Dan

    Certsure Certsure: Where are the threads about Certsure?

    Certsure: Where are the threads about Certsure? Considering this company own pretty much all certification companies. And perhaps are trying to own the last couple to dominate the market? We don't have anymore than a single thread using the name 'certsure' in the title! What's that all about...
  17. D

    NAPIT Certification Scheme napit code 2/3

    hi guys i spoke to nappit recently after reading their codebreakers book,it said code 2 for all cables which are buried in the wall less than 50mm deep not rcd protected.i then said when doing a eicr i have always coded lighting circuits not rcd protected as code 3, he then said you would have...
  18. gutterball

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC offline?

    Hi, anyone else having trouble logging into the nic certificate site. It's been giving me a cannot connect timed out error since about 11 this morning.
  19. Sparksaflyin

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Tips for my first niceic inspection

    Hi people. I’ve got my first niceic inspection in a few weeks. Any advice on what to expect? What type of installations to show them? Any tips to get through it smoothly would be greatly welcomed. Thanks fellas ( and girls )
  20. Dan

    ELECSA Certification Scheme Welcome, elecsas1983

    Welcome to ElectriciansForums.net, @elecsas1983.
  21. Leesparkykent

    Stroma Certification Scheme NAPIT bought out Stroma?

    Are the rumors true? If it is, I can only see that as being a bit of a blow to Stroma registered......
  22. the pict

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC site down again !!!!!

    I was going to go off on one but what's the use so sod them let them have their bank holiday week end and sort it on Tuesday poor things must be cream crackered I mean a 35 hour week must be exhausting with at least 10 weeks between holiday week ends lasting from Friday to Mondays, maybe one...
  23. Diver233

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC 2391 no exam is this normal ?

    Advice gladly accepted. So I’ve spent well over £1000 and loads and loads of time studying for the City and Guilds 2391 exam with the NICEIC. Did the course last week and took and passed the multi choice test on the fourth day, with the practical and written test left to do. I was told when I...
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    NAPIT Certification Scheme NAPIT, NICEIC & UKAS questioned by MPs

    The below video is quite funny and makes the regulation by private companies quite funny... but slightly worrying.
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC Periodic Assessment Info

    Hi I have my first annual assessment next week. I have yet to do my 18th but have the reg book. Is there anything new since last year as to what the inspector is looking for? Paperwork wise I have everything up to date but im wondering about the site visits and if I will be missing some new regs...
  26. NDG Elecs

    NAPIT Certification Scheme Napit Mobile 0 - Pen & Paper - 1

    Did half an EICR this morning, finishing it off tomorrow night. I tried Napit Mobile for the first time. What an annoying counterintuitive process it is. Can't skip between different parts of the form. Filled in the origins section no problem, pressed submit, but then what? I don't know! Does...
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC 18th Edition Software

    I am having problems with the new software and wondered if perhaps a wiser head than mine can help me work around the problem Basically the new software is rubbish and the NICEIC couldn't be less helpful and it took 3 phone calls for the relevant department to admit to their being a problem -...
  28. Zdb

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC Minor works certificate (18th edition)

    I use my own MEIWC that I based on the NICEIC's version below: Can someone confirm if the NICEIC are using the same certificate or if it has changed due to the 18th edition. Also if it has changed, please could someone upload a scan on the newer version for me to use as a template. thanks
  29. NDG Elecs

    NAPIT Certification Scheme Napit desktop certs Et Al

    Hi folks, I am trying to decide on the best 18th cert software package. I would like something that has a bit more uumpph than the standard forms. I have just downloaded the free trial of napit desktop and would appreciate any feedback from others - particularly any negatives. So far I kinda...
  30. Dobes_88

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC IOS App (20 characters)

    I know they were updating stuff over this weekend, but was expecting to be able to create new 18th Edition certificates via the (free) app which doesn't appear to be the case... This the case for everyone or am I missing something?
  31. einstein

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC Certification

    salutations, wondering whats the difference between using the NICEIC app vs NICEIC online through a browser? Kind Regards e
  32. the pict

    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC 18th Ed cartoon cavalcade

    Has anyone done the NICEIC online 18th full course I have to say I would have expected something a bit more, well more really its like steak pie full of sausages, more meat would be good, and getting booked onto a exam venue that does not involve a round trip of 100 miles would also help, but I...
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC at it yet again

    Just completed my first 18th edition certificate online Took me about an hour to work my way through the new overly complicated forms Lo and behold half of the fields are blank and none of the test results/circuit details have saved and are blank Why the ---- are they continually trying to...
  34. Gavin John Hyde

    NICEIC Certification Scheme interesting convo with NICEIC today

    Had my annual visit today, passed so all good. Discussed when exactly i was meant to have the 18th edition, he said that actually i didnt need to do the course as there is quite a long window. As the NICEIC/Elecsa are allowing upto 2 years - yes 2 years for those already registered to get it as...
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme comfused by NICEIC statement

    confused by statement by NICEIC that this ok? Electrician compliant as circuit not energised. Can anyone tell me how NICEIC can make statement like this and assess wiring ok when they haven been to my house to inspect see attached the work left like this on Aug14th and I cant get it removed...
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    NICEIC Certification Scheme NICEIC Certifiactes and Amtech

    Hi all, I have recently just because an NICEIC registered contractor, I’ve been using the amtech (or Trimble fast test, as it’s now know ) for about a year now and I quite like it. Anyways could any of you street me in the direction on how to generate NICEIC certificates from it, all mine...
  37. Phill

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Newbie & NICEIC assessment advice!

    Hi all, Newbie from the West Midlands, just starting out in the electrickery world (certainly not in life... change of direction) and have my NICEIC assessment in a few weeks for registration as a domestic installer. This is my first ever and so any tips and info about what to expect would be...
  38. BruvDunk

    NICEIC Certification Scheme IET on-site guide or NICEIC site guide

    I'm used to the IET on-site guide but as I prepare to splash out on the latest edition i see the NICEIC site guides also being pushed. Anyone had experience of both ? Pros\ cons etc of either
  39. exposedpart

    NICEIC Certification Scheme Niceic online 18th edition

    Has anyone done the Niceic online full course ? Was just wondering if it’s any good or if the classroom setting it better ? Thanks in advance
  40. L

    NAPIT Certification Scheme Qualifications needed to register with Napit as EICR electrician

    Hi, I need some advice which course I should sign up for? I want to sign up with Napit as EICR qualified electrician. I want to eventually be able to sign my own work off, complete condition reports, minor work cert. - all domestic side work. Current qualifications 2330 level 2+3 and 17...
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