Safety training for trainees and LCs

Limited Certificate Safety Training (for Trainees and Overseas Applicants)

Within 3 months of applying for your Limited Certificate you are required to do Safety Training comprising of Safe Working Practices, Testing, CPR and First Aid. If this training is not completed the Limited Certificate becomes invalid.

If you an overseas applicant required to do a Practical Assessment before registration the Safety Training can be done at the same time (as part of the skills being assessed). As Safety Training does not happen regularly (especially in some areas) the list below may help you in determining the timing of your Safety Training.

Safety Training Providers

The Training Providers approved to provide electrical safety training for Trainees and Limited Certificate applicants (Limited certificates applicants include overseas applicants where a Limited Certificate is required to do prescribed electrical work in New Zealand while working towards registration) are:

Place

Provider

Dates of Training

Nationwide and United Kingdom

 

Chandler Consulting Limited – Nick Chandler

 

On demand – contact +64 21 770-278

Phone/Fax: +64 9 832 2653

email: Nick@Chandlerconsulting.co.nz

Whangarei

Northland Polytechnic

Michele Barnett

Phone: +64 9 470 3685

Auckland

Electro-technical Education Centre

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 9 573 1964

 

Manukau Institute of Technology

Victoria Britton

Phone: +64 9 968 8765 x 8263

 

The Electrical Training Company

Dawn or Kim

Phone: +64 9 527 6165

 

UNITEC Applied Technology Institute

Refer to www.unitec.ac.nz (external link)

Hamilton

Waikato Institute of Technology

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 7 834 8800 ext 3532

 

Electro-technical Education Centre

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 9 573 1964

Tauranga

Bay of Plenty Polytechnic

Kim Colville

Phone: +64 7 544 0920 ext 6618

 

John Turner

On demand

Phone: +64 7 571 4335

Rotorua

The Electrical Training Company

Tanya

Phone: +64 7 349 6379

Napier

Eastern Institute of Technology

Phone: +64 6 974 8000 ext 5294

Palmerston North

Universal College of Learning

Refer to www.ucol.ac.nz (external link)

Wellington

The Electrical Training Company

Rhonda

Phone: +64 4 472 8751

 

Wellington Institute of Technology

Barbara Coley

Phone: +64 4 920 2710

Christchurch

Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 3 940 6010

 

Electrain – Stuart Taylor

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: 0800 353 272

email: training@electrain.co.nz

 

Southern Institute of Technology

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 3 349 3645

Timaru

Aoraki Polytechnic

Freephone:0800 426 725
Tel: 03 687 1800

Email: study@aoraki.ac.nz

Dunedin

The Electrical Training Company

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 3 474 5284

Invercargill

Southern Institute of Technology

On demand subject to numbers

Phone: +64 3 211 2699