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Electrician Stage One and Two Practical Assessment ETECS178

Completion of this assessment only course is for those who require Stage One and Stage Two assessing.


This short course is for candidates who have been advised by the Electrical Workers’ Registration Board (EWRB) of their eligibility to be assessed for Stage One and Two Practical Skills.

It is designed to assess the practical skills gained either on the job or from previous training courses for electrical workers that want to meet the standards required by the EWRB in order to meet Stage One and Two practical requirements for New Zealand Registration.

Stage One course includes the Basic First Aid and CPR training

This is an assessment only course and no lecture direction will be given. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an assessment transcript of skills met towards the EWRB competencies required for electrical registration.

Course details


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


  • Domestic: $761.06
  • International: $1443.05


  • The above fee is inclusive of 15% GST and Student Services 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 Stage One and Two Practical Assessment would follow the below class schedule

July Intake

  • Location: Unitec Mt Albert campus - Campus: Mt Albert 307 1014A
  • Date: 5th to 9th of July 2021 
  • Time: Morning 8:30 AM to 12.30 PM and Afternoon 1.00 PM to 4.30 PM

How to apply

Please click the below “Apply Now” button and under Short Course in Electrotechnology select Electrician Stage One and Two Practical Assessment.

Kindly note that the application closes 5 working days before the class start date and all applicants must complete their applications before the application closure date.

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Minimum Enrolment Number

12 students
If the minimum number of students to be enrolled is not reached, then Unitec reserves the right to cancel the class. Should this occur, you will be notified ahead of closure. Before you make any travel or accomodation arrangements, please check that your course is running.

Maximum Enrolment Number

20 students

Course Code


List of tools and PPE gear required for the course

To attend the course, you must have required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) gear, which includes safety (capped) footwear and safety glasses. We recommend that you bring your toolbox, which must include (but not limited to):

  • Test Equipment
  • Hand Tools

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