The Electrical Apprentice of the Year competition moves to next stage

More than 540 electrical students completed the first stage of the competition – an online exam comprising of 40 multiple choice questions relating to electrical installations. Now the top 20% of entrants will go to the second heat of the competition where they will take part in a two-hour written exam held at several locations across the UK.

Kicking off in Corby, the second stage of this year’s competition will test the apprentices understanding and knowledge of installation practices in a two-hour written exam.

How to market yourself as an electrician

In case you don’t know who “James Dewane” is: James is an Electrician with 25 Years Experience and Expert in Local Marketing. He has helped hundreds of UK Electricians to stop competing on price and into profit.

This electricians marketing workshop in Manchester will teach you how you can also use the S.P.A.R.K.S Blueprint to learn:

  1. How to generate all your own leads
  2. How you never have to compete on price again
  3. How to advertise effectively for low or no cost

Join James for a One Day Free Workshop, In Manchester on Saturday 1st February.

Trading Standards Approval Scheme

In partnership with Buckinghamshire & Surrey Trading Standards, the two government organisations are delivering the ‘Trading Standards Approval’ scheme to help consumers gain confidence when looking to employ a trader.  The scheme is an accreditation that reassures and protects homeowners that the firm they employ to work in their home complies with TrustMark Government-endorsed quality for workmanship, understands fair trading practices and has consumer protection as an integral part of their business.

Electrical Safety Week 18th to 25th November 2019

Over half of all accidental house fires are caused by electricity. And nine out of ten electrical fires are caused by electrical products.

During Electrical Fire Safety Week, Electrical Safety First work closely with Fire & Rescue Services across the UK to raise awareness of electrical fire risks and the simple steps that people can take to avoid a devastating fire in their homes.

Electrical Safety First campaigns offer general safety messages as well as focusing on areas in the home and specific types of product that offer a particular risk.

Applications for The Electrical Apprentice of the Year Competition coming in at lightning speed

Calling all electrical apprentices – be part of the Electrical Apprentice of the Year Competition for a chance of winning fantastic prizes and an industry recognised title.
More than 350 electrical students across the UK have already taken part in the first stage of the competition, an online exam comprising of 40 multiple choices questions, as they bid to be crowned this year’s The Electrical Apprentice of the Year.

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