Funding available for industry Level 3 qualifications

TESP is urging adults without a Level 3 qualification to take advantage of the current funding available for industry-recognised qualifications while it remains available. Under the government’s ‘Lifetime Skills Guarantee’ any adult aged 19 …

DateThursday June 17, 2021

Industry approved training routes now available across the UK

The correct paths to becoming a qualified electrician are now available across all four nations of the UK. First launched in England last year by The Electrotechnical Skills Partnership, over recent months TESP has subsequently worked with partners i …

DateFriday May 14, 2021

New apprenticeships manual published 

A new manual, published today by the Department for Education, has today been published to set out how flexibilities in apprenticeships can be used and delivered in construction – to meet the needs of employers and apprentices. The ‘Flexible Appr …

DateWednesday April 28, 2021

TESP calls for industry mentors with The Youth Group

TESP is calling for people from all corners of the electrotechnical industry to donate just 45 minutes of their time to mentor a young person. So far, The Youth Group has supported over 1.7 million young people across all sectors of UK industry. Unde …

DateWednesday March 31, 2021

Training Routes promoted in Career Matters

We are delighted to feature in the January 2021 edition of Career Matters, the magazine for members of the Career Development Institute. In addition to a full page advert, TESP’s chair Ruth Devine also features in a two-page article outlining t …

DateFriday January 15, 2021

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

Welsh electrical training advice launched to help students and career changers

A series of recommended electrical training routes have been launched by TESP to provide clear advice on the right paths to becoming a qualified electrician in Wales. Hosted on the Electrical Careers website –  …

DateMonday November 30, 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

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