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Electrician's Theory Refresher Course

This 5 day short course will help you prepare to sit the Electrical Workers’ Registration Board (EWRB) Electricians AC Theory examination.


This 5 day short course is for those people preparing to sit the Electrical Workers’ Registration Board (EWRB) Electricians Theory (ET) examination.

The course consolidates prior theory knowledge, overviews examination techniques and covers previous examination papers. This is the necessary training and preparation required to sit the Electrical Regulations (ER) exam; once you have completed this short course, you’ll then need to apply directly with EWRB to sit the exam.

Course details


  • Domestic: $1,001.08
  • International: $1,050.07


  • The above fee is inclusive of 15% GST and Student Services fee but does not include the EWRB/ASPEQ exam fee.
  • International applicants may need insurance for this short course. Please see our Insurance page for more information

Class Schedule

Please note that this is a 5-day programme and a student who has enrolled in an Electrician's Theory Refresher would follow the below class schedule

November Intake

  • Location: Unitec Mt Albert campus - Full day 112-1101 Computer lab
  • Date: 29th November to 3rd December 2021 
  • Time: Morning 8:30 AM to 12.30 PM and Afternoon 1.00 PM to 4.30 PM


Candidates are advised to apply to the EWRB for confirmation of their eligibility to study this course.

Minimum Enrolment Number

12 students
This is the minimum number of students required to run the class. Should this not be reached, you will be notified ahead of closure should this occur. Before you make any travel or accommodation arrangements, please check that your course is running.

Maximum Enrolment Number

20 students
If the minimum number of students to be enrolled is not reached, then Unitec reserves the right to cancel the class.

Course Code

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