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Hi am new to forum. Just had 4.5day bathroom installation. Bathroom v good however was told on initial survey we wont need to touch your electrics - was keeping original Mira Sport shower and spotlights. Day 1 was then told "our sparky wont pass them, you need new spots, need bathroom rewire"...
I had some duplicate minor work certificates printed up a few weeks back, they are basically the same as the standard IET forms,
I fill in the top copy and give it to the customer and i keep the duplicate that is underneath for my records.
I accidentally gave a customer the bottom copy rather...
Hello All, I'm in need of some sensible help / guidance. I've just been moved into a new section in work, in at the deep end, next week we have our MCS assessment. All the original details and paperwork are not available for use, the guy who is to become the duty holder is an electrician but has...
being new to the trade compared with some of you, I have been doing a bit of thinking, no it wasn't painful.
how far back have EIC's been done for? And schedules of test results and so on as the oldest ones I have ever come across are around 20 years.
what did they look like say in the...
A couple of months ago I started a thread about dedicating 1 day a week to staying home and doing paperwork.
Just to let you know it didn't go to plan, so now I have been forced to take today off to complete a mountain of certs, online payments, and general catch up.
So I shouldn't really be...
Ive been analysing my work over the last 2 years and have confirmed what i have suspected for a while now;
it seems that in this game everyone is always brainwashed into the mentality of getting the big jobs in, large contracts are good!
well i have personally found the big jobs are up to 45%...
just had accreditation today 1 non conformity
said that my mutli array on different aspects was not good enough to say
south, east, west,
wants degrees from south.
to do calcs, just have to redo papper work & send in sorted.
Hi all, just wondered if anybody can give me with a bit of advice, i registered last year with a scheme provider and my re assesment
is due in the next few months, having checked all my paperwork is up to scratch as you do, i have realised i have forgotten to notify
a job i completed in...
Being much newer to the domestic market I want to make sure we get things spot on.
When doing works in a domestic property such as a new circuit or in the biggest case a rewire how far to you go with regards to design and paperwork of it?
Should each circuit be designed and paperwork...
we have been asked by a customer that has had an install done but the company have went bust.
We have looked at the job at it meets all install criteria. we are aprehensive about the legals.
what implications would there be if we signed off.
Speaking to someone recently who's recently had an EICR done on a 3 bed detached 1970's, they wanted my opinion on a couple of things. I ended up asking out of interest how long it took. They said two of them turned up and half hour it was done! To which i replied no chance. I said it must of...
Just a question here regarding testing and certification.
If you got called to a house to replace a socket that had its casing cracked or you put a lovely new B&Q chandelier up for someone would you then do a minor works Cert + Si + STR?
Seems a little overkill to me
If you don't what's...
Today moved 4 panels for company that had loads of work in the november madness!! well starters WRONG mid and END clamps (too small) cannot tighten to correct torque! (will defo move in couple of yrs) also brackets fixed with 1 screw ! cables and mc4 connectors laying on roof in full view ...
Passed my assessment with elecsa yesterday, assessor chris thomas put my nerves at ease stright away very helpful fella. For those who want to know it went like this, firstly spoke about what experience i had then went through all my paperwork, required a healthy and safety policy and risk...
Hi all ive recently achieved my mcs, ive completed 1 installation and registered it with gem serve and received the certificate. is that all i need to do? im not quite sure of the rest of the process do i need to contact the dno ?
Hi all, I have been on my own since 1st Sept '11 after working for other people for years. I am NIC Domestic and have been for years but I have now picked up a couple of builders who are keen to use me more often and most of their work is domestic but they occasionally do commercial. How easy is...
A customer has just informed me that E-On have told him he must submit his first reading within 5 days. This came from Ofgem apparently but I have not heard about this before? Has anyone else heard this?
(G59 not G52!)
So just (literally just) entered the solar panel industry, (7 & 1/2 months of preparation and paperwork)
Done 2 installs ( 1 assessment, 1 customer)
Priced up another small domestic, but we have just had an enquiry for 9.8kWp system. (on a shop in local town)