JIB agree new wage for industry

The electrical contracting industry has agreed on a four-year wage deal, which will take effect from January 2017. This is the first time that an agreement spanning four years has been determined between trade union Unite and the Electrical Contractors’ Association (ECA). Some of the key changes to be implemented include: Wage increases of 2%…

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Help! Where do I start?

Don’t Panic! Over the years, the route to becoming an electrician has changed drastically and the qualifications have become a bit of a nightmare to interpret. There are, unfortunately, too many cooks in high office looking after interests to agree on a simple, clear way to become a registered electrician with the JIB. On the…

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New website

Thanks to those who have visited over the last few years.  I eventually got round to updating the website and putting it into an easier format to manage. I hope you get something out of the visit, please feel free to leave some comments on Facebook before you leave.

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Welcome to Electrical Qualifications

Hello and welcome to Electrical Qualifications. This site has been set up to help you understand the somewhat confusing route to practicing as an electrician. It is a useful resource for young people looking for entry into the electrical industry and adults looking for electrical training to retrain or gain qualifications in order to further a career in the…

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