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  1. XS Training

    AM2 Exam Preparation Training - Online - £125 - 14 Days Access

    XS Training Ltd have recently produced a comprehensive online course covering all aspects of the AM2 and AM2S. The course is available for a period of 14 days for £125.00 and provides a real alternative to attending a classroom based environment which is typically take over one or two days and...
  2. woxdomus

    Validating my electrician course in Uk

    Hi! I need help in a way I can go to validate my electrician course in the UK, I am from Portugal and I work for many years as an electrician an electronics technician, but I am planning to go to Uk for a while and need to know how can I validate my course there or any alternatives that allow me...
  3. S

    IET 18th Ed. Wiring Regs Course - Best Option to Learn

    Hi, I'm just wondering if anyone has any tips or knowledge on where to take the 18th Ed Wiring Regs Course/Exam? I've been quote £450 for a 10 weeks course at my local college but wasn't sure what the going price for this was, and if there is a more economical way of doing it? I took the 17th...
  4. A

    Course funding

    Seen a few people talking about cost of courses recently and have seen the JIB offer funding for HNCs, HNDs, PV, EV charging and few others. Up to 75% of course fee. Saw with the HNC can apply over a couple of years and draw down £2000 Open to those employed by JIB member companies, apprentices...
  5. A

    Which 2391-52 course recommended ?

    There seem to be so many courses available with varying prices for the 2391-52 course/exam. Some are £500 dearer . Any one recommend a particular one they thought was good / ensured you passed ? Apart from picking a local one, I am in the Midlands, I am not sure which would be the best and...
  6. J

    is this course legit...

    https://www.tradeskills4u.co.uk/courses/domestic-installer-course I'm working as a sparkies mate at the moment and have years of experience on sites, done a couple level two at college and always got stuck at level 3 when unable to find someone to do my on site assessments with... My boss...
  7. Gavin John Hyde

    Anybody done the G39 course?

    i am currently tendering for some work installing ev chargers. Company has come back and asked if i have completed the G39 course for working in vicinity of DNO equipment, they take view ev chargers on street or car park is much like street furniture. From what i can tell the G39 course covers...
  8. W

    PV training update/refresher course

    Hello, does anyone know of a PV training or refresher course please? There are 'starter' (3/4 day) courses but we need our Electrician with 6 years of PV installations behind him, to be 'jump-started'! We are certified with NICEIC & they do not have any scheduled! Midlands/South West based Thanks
  9. C

    Need advice on electrician course.

    Hi folks, I know this has probably been posted before, but I was wondering what is the best way to become an electrician. To give you abit of a background story. I've been working In the i.t environment for a number of years, but I have been recently considering a career change. I am bored of...
  10. J

    Which course to refresh for 16th Edition City and Guilds 236 parts i and ii

    I originally passed my City and Guilds 236 Electrical Installations parts i and ii courses, along with working 4 years for an NICEIC registered company back in 1994. In 2000 I started to work in the Fire and Security Industry, and since 2013 I have been in Rail and Telecoms, as a design /systems...
  11. edexlab

    Employer wants paying for IPAF course

    I've got a new job starting next month and my current employer is saying I have to pay for an IPAF course I did last November I had to sign for the card when company received it, and i just put a scribble on it , I was told it was just saying I'd received the card, never read it ( my bad)...
  12. B

    Any advice for 18th edition course and exam

    Hi everyone, I am trying to get 18th edition certificate and booked a 3 days course and ordered the blue book. Once the book arrive us, I will start to study and my course will start on 1st July. I am new in England. Before I came to England, I worked 5 years in Turkey and 6 months in Italy as...
  13. S

    Periodic insp. and test course

    Hi. I've already got the initial insp. and test and want to do the periodic, EAL or C&G. I'm struggling to find anywhere that runs it around the Kendal/Lancaster/Preston area of the North West. Any ideas.
  14. F

    18th edition Course.

    hi I’ve got my 18th edition course next week, just wondered if there were any past papers floating around or if there are example questions? Just been a while since I’ve been in the classroom so wanted to try and prepare. Thanks
  15. J

    Compex Ex 01 - 04 course help (notes & advice)

    Hi all, I am due to start the compex ex 01 - 04 at the end of June. From hearing back about a number of people who have failed the course it sounds like a tough, tricky course indeed. If you have any notes at hand to help with the course it would be great. Thanks. John
  16. S

    2919-01 vehicle charging points course

    Hi have been looking into the city and guilds 2919-01 electric charging point course to become olev registered and approved by ROLEC. I have phoned up to enquire about the course etc, but i’m wanting to know has anyone else done the course and do you get much work through it? I’m qualified, 18th...
  17. S

    18th edition online course

    Hey guys Currently looking to do my 18th is edition but due to work and having time off I think I’m going to go down the online course route. Which course did you guys choose if you went down the online route ? Thanks
  18. C

    One day PAT testing course, I need revision material?

    I’m going on a one day pat testing course soon and I can’t seem to find any revision online. Can anyone help point me to the right direction or put up any of there own material which can help? Thanks
  19. Lauren DH

    Info on the 18th Edition course

    Hi Everyone I got quite a bit of advice on my last question so just thought id ask for help again. I'm a electrician planning on moving to Scotland in a few months. I have to complete the 18th Edition course and as im working full time and living in Ireland still i plan to do it online and then...
  20. DAvid Prosser

    Earthing and protection course. EA Technology anyone been ?

    Hi, looking to broaden my knowledge regarding earthing and protection. EA Technology have been mentioned as having decent courses in this area. I would like to hear from anyone who has been on training with them even if not in this field as often a standard will run through most training...
  21. O

    CompEx course advice

    Hi, I am doing my CompEx Ex01-04 in May without much on site industrial experience (mainly commercial). Just wondering if there is anybody out here who has done this and can offer any advice, tips or possible revision materials in order to get through it first time. Thanks in advance
  22. G

    Compex Units course help and advice please

    hi, Recently done the 2019 Compex , the Velcro equipment board is an online assessment now with drop down menus and I failed the Ex01 part of this, is there anyone who can clarify the following for my knowledge please Exd equipment can be used in zone 1 and 2 also If I have a cable 3m long...
  23. M

    Newbie course nvqlvl2 or city and guilds??

    Hi everyone, I'm looking in to start of domestic electrician course, i have rang up few places including college and came across courses with cuity and guilds and separetly nvq lvl 2 . Wich one is the one to go for? Im in full employement (self employed hgv) and need to be at work to cope with...
  24. nicnic66

    18th Edition course prices, self employed only please.

    Just wondered what sort of prices people were paying for the full course? Seen varying costs advertised. TIA
  25. F

    Best Course for Training

    Can anyone please tell me what is the best course for training as an electrician? I would like to train in London and do the course full time and as quickly as possible.
  26. L

    Trainee The best learner books to prepare for my C&G 2365 course?

    Hello im starting the C&G 2365 course in the next couple of months as soon as I've finished up at my current job. Anyone got any books to help with studies and to build up my knowledge prior to starting the course. Yes i know im a bit sad but i'm itching to get started! Thanks in advance...
  27. W

    Trainee 2365 level 3 weekends west london

    Hello Guys, I'm struggling to find 2365 level 3 weekend course in West London. I tried CG website but it doesn't seem to be updated. Can you please recommend a place where I can do it? Thanks, Jakub
  28. A

    current 2391 course information

    hi, currently doing 2391 course and getting told on a periodic that the only tests you have to do as minimum are zs and rcd, anyone else been taught to do this. tutor shows guidance note 3 and in as way you can relate to it but jut doesn't sound right signing a house off after only being there...
  29. B

    Testing and inspection course

    Hi lads. I’m currently doing my apprenticeship with JTL, second year. So far I’m doing much better that I was expected from myself when started the course. I need a bit of an advice regarding my future and qualifications. If I feel capable of doing it, would it be a good idea to get testing and...
  30. Starjack

    5 week short courses

    So is it possible to be a fast-food worker or an office worker and then go on a 5 week course and come out the other end proclaiming to be an electrician. In addition to that should you be allowed to do a 5 week course and immediately go self employed. Is it safe to do a 5 week course then...
  31. Andy B.

    Domestic Moron completes a useless domestic installer course, then goes travelling, now fears for future...

    Hello all! I've always been interested in electrics and really fancied getting into solar/renewables. So at the age of 30, I blindly went for a Trade Skills 4U 5-week domestic and EV charging point installer course, got my quals, quickly realised that no-one would take me on as a mate/trainee...
  32. K

    Want to start course with Able skills

    Hi I'm new here but have been looking at posts for a long while. I'm thinking to start studying with Able Skills, doing the 2365 level 2 and 3 home study course, which costs £4250. I already work for a small electrical firm and have 4 years experience, with in my opinion good knowledge of...
  33. G

    new trades career training course pre attendance exam

    hello i am doing the electricians course and have done the test four times online and have failed them. i now have the paper version and it still doesnt make much sense. has anyone on here done the course and can help in any way ? thanks in advance
  34. C

    Access training Cardiff electrical course, is it worth doing?

    Hi I was hoping someone people on here could give me some advice on a electrical course with access training. I’ve seen mixed reviews but would like to hear from someone who has done the course. Has anyone done this course or know if it’s any good? And I’ve been told by them that after...
  35. R

    Finished my Level 2 2365 Course

    So I have finished my Level 2 2365 course today and I am starting the Level 3 in February. I’ve throughly enjoyed my course. I came out with a Distinction. I am still looking for employment as a mate and just need all my certificates to send off for my ECS Card.
  36. CMB4

    Adult Apprenticeship Course

    Iv been working for my dads company as an electrician for 11 years now. I decided to start the adult apprenticeship course to get my cards but is there any point in this course if I can go and do an NVQ3 and get my gold card with XS training or someone similar.
  37. M

    Approved Electrician Course ( ACA )

    Hi there, new to the forum. Looking for any information/tips from anybody who is now an approved electrician and passed the ACA course (SECTT). I have my test in a couple weeks and struggling to find any information about it online. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks in advance.
  38. C

    EV charging point course?

    Hi all, I have been asked to install an EV charging point for a friend who doesnt have an electric vehicle but would like either a cable ran in or a charging point installing to future proof his home. My local training centre runs a course for EV points and I was wondering if the course is...
  39. R

    CompEx Course this week, any tips?

    Hi guys, I’m doing my CompEx this week and in all honesty I’m bricking it. I have literally zero experience or knowledge regarding it. Any tips? Please and thank you.
  40. The_apprentice2.0

    Are my qualifications relevant??

    Hi, Served as an industrial maintenance spark and really want to get into domestic sparking full time, I've put the feelers out to a few electricians for some experience and would like to put myself through the relevant quals or see if any of my existing quals can be transferred (night school...
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