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    Commercial nvq level 3

    Hi hi just looking for some advice I've just completed my nvq level 3 diploma in engineering electrical maintenance silly question but does that make me a maintenance electrician ?? And what can people recommend and me do do to further my career in electrical cheers
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    Trainee Has anyone joined a student membership scheme?

    I was wondering if anyone has joined a student membership program for networking and study support such as NICEIC? Does being a member provide you with much help with NVQ training? And do they help you to get a job with a company, or is it just for self employed electricians? Thanks, Zane
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    2391 before completing my NVQ L3?

    Hiya fella's, I have almost completed my NVQ L3 (with the final 10% completed via employment) and I have been working as a sparks mate for the last 3 months on-site. I have so far gained experience in emergency lighting, most containment, installing industrial safe isolation boards (with them...
  4. Zdb

    NVQ sample portfolio

    I came across this on an electrical group which might be of use to anyone starting or doing the NVQ3. https://www.dropbox.com/sh/unt8btuxofw1cwi/AABLgITqPTIdUnX4ns39Lb_da?dl=0
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    Hi guys, So I completed my level 2 & 3 Diploma last September and have been working as an industrial mate since. I’m now starting my NVQ and I’m not sure of how to go about it. I’m doing EAL and apparently I have to do 2 big job, but I just don’t know as a mate how I’m going to be given the...
  6. DeanoRN

    NVQ level 3--Gold card...

    Hello all just wondering if anyone has good training establishment in the midlands to take my NVQ to get my gold card at a reasonable price i have rang up one place and they want £248 a month for 10 months, seems a a bit steep but that includes the AM2. cheers
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    NVQ Level 3 unit 15 and 38 Exam papers/questions.

    Hi, I'm currently doing my NVQ level 3 and would like to practise with old mock exam papers/questions Does anyone know of any sites with them on or pheraps have some they could send via Email. My Exams are the start of next month and I would like to get as many mock papers done as possible...
  8. S

    NVQ level 3 knowledge units questions

    Hi to evryone, I am starting NVQ level 3 with quickstep and I am wondering if anyone would like to help me with all those knowledge units questions? Not for free of course. Thx
  9. K

    NVQ provider. Been let down by current provider

    Hi Can anyone recommend a company that I can take my NVQ with? I have been working on site the last 3 years and need to get it done asap. Thanks
  10. J

    NVQ Assessments on 'site'.

    Good mornin' people, I've been told that my NVQ assessments have to be completed on site. My question is; Do these assessments have to be completed on a construction, commercial, industrial, site? Or can they be completed while doing works in a domestic property/house? Do I need to be...
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    Which maintenance NVQ should I do 2356 or 2357?

    Hi All I am looking for some advise as to which NVQ I should complete. I have just completed the L2 & L3 2365 and am now hoping to go on to complete the L3 NVQ. I have been working as a maintenance technician for the past 8 years in automated airport baggage systems with a mechanical bias and...
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    Trainee City and Guilds 2357 NVQ conversion

    Hi all, I have my 2365-03 and the company I work for would like to put me through the 2357 NVQ conversion. I am a project manager for said company and we are mostly a data company wanting to grow the electrical side. I am at the centre of this growth having recently completed my 2396 level 4...
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    Trainee NVQ HELP struggling to find a layout

    Hi iam in the last year of my college and there’s a big push to get finished and qualified only problem is we haven’t had any tutors for over a year and nobody has started their portfolio. Is there anyone with a finished one or have some helpful information of how to complete it in as little...
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    5 years Experience. Working on my NVQ but need help

    Hello. My names ryan been doing electrics now for about 5 years. Put myself through college. Got level 2 and 3 under my belt and currently on my NVQ. However I’m struggling to determine what photos I actually need. I’m doing it with xs training. They have gave me resources but not clear at...
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    HELP with NVQ level 3

    Hi I hope someone could help. I’m currently going through my NVQ and I’m doing my last unit 318. Just struggling with this unit and the questions. 3.1 onwards. Is there anyone else who might be going through this or someone who might be able to help? Thanks
  16. Marc Lajevardi

    Trainee About 3 years ago I finished college doing my level 3 NVQ electrical...

    I didn't fail any exams or anything but when I've looked over my certs I can't see my 17th edition. Does anyone know if I would have got this in with the 2 years I done at college or is it seperate? I've tried calling the college numerous times but it just keeps ringing out. If anyone can give...
  17. B

    NVQ Provider - looking for recommendations

    Evening all, I've gained my EAL level 2 diploma, City and Guilds 2365 level 3 diploma, 17th and 18th edition and 2391 over the past 2 years .I've been on the tools for over a year now, and I feel its time to go for the NVQ. I'm at a loss as to which provider to go with. My training so far has...
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    Requirements for Level 3 NVQ

    Morning all just joined the forum and after some advice. Last year I completed my EAL Level 2 Electrical Installation course and I've now been working as an agency sparks mate for 6 months after getting Electrical Labourer ECS card. Now ImI to get my gold card so need to do my NVQ + AM2 + 18th...
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    Diploma in Electrical Installations (2365)

    Hi, I'm thinking about starting a two year course at my local college, the course is Diploma in Electrical Installations 2365 (levels two and three) My question is what else would I need to be a qualified electrician? I see so many courses available and I don't want to spend two years doing...
  20. K

    NVQ Level 3 Check List???

    Hi, does anyone know of a decent list of things I should work on in preparation of starting my NVQ Level 3 sometime in the future? I've been fairly lucky finding regular work as a mate but I feel like I need to start focusing my time at work more on learning rather than just working (don't read...