EWA / AM2E inaccuracies in news article

In the December edition of Professional Electrician magazine, an article entitled ‘AM2 Assessments: What’s the Difference?’ (page 44), which was not written by TESP or NET, contains a number of factually incorrect and misleading statements. TES …

DateThursday December 3, 2020

TESP Training Routes in ECA Today

In the Autumn 2020 issue of ECA Today, TESP Chair Ruth Devine explains more about the recently launched Electrical Training Routes that promote the correct paths to becoming a qualified electrician. Download the article …

DateWednesday November 18, 2020

Labour Market Survey 2020: please take part

TESP is conducting a short labour market survey of electrical contractors to update previous findings gathered in 2018/19. The findings of this 2020 survey will provide TESP with up-to-date information on the current and future skills needs of the in …

DateMonday August 24, 2020

Electrical training routes launched by TESP

A series of recommended training routes have been developed by TESP to provide clear direction on the right paths to becoming a qualified electrician. Skills, qualifications and competence are firmly at the top of the agenda following the Hackitt Rev …

DateThursday August 6, 2020

Industry-wide ‘skills for climate’ consultation launched

A major new industry-wide consultation has been launched on ensuring the UK has the necessary skillbase for delivering a low carbon economy in the coming years. The consultation is being run by ECA, in association with the REA, STA, BESA and The Elec …

DateThursday July 23, 2020

New Experienced Worker Assessment launched by industry

A new assessment process to recognise electricians’ existing skills and experience has been launched by the electrotechnical industry. The ‘Experienced Worker Assessment’ (EWA), which will replace the JIB Mature Candidate Assessment, accredits …

DateWednesday July 1, 2020

Major Contractors’ perspectives explored in new LMI survey

ECA and JIB recently received the results of a joint labour market information survey, based on the responses of thirteen major contractors in our industry. This followed on from the larger TESP survey in 2019, in which nearly 450, mostly much smalle …

DateFriday May 29, 2020

Can you inspire, educate and inform?

TESP calls on industry to help light up the imaginations of the next generation The whole electrical industry is being called upon to share knowledge, insights and the reality of roles across the sector to inspire the next generation, in a new campai …

DateMonday January 13, 2020

TESP in ECA Today Autumn

In the Autumn issue of ECA Today, TESP Chair Ruth Devine looks at TESP’s plans to promote industry-recognised training and qualifications to help employers and potential electricians follow correct training routes. Download the article  Read the f …

DateMonday December 2, 2019

Apprentices deliver clear ROI, new research shows

Companies that recruit apprentices can see a return on investment (ROI) as soon as year two of the apprenticeship programme, according to new figures from The Electrotechnical Skills Partnership. Using scenarios based on low, medium and high charge-o …

DateThursday July 18, 2019

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