New Data Dashboard shows value of electrical industry to UK economy

TESP has launched an innovative Data Dashboard that shows the significant contribution made by the electrical sector to the UK economy. The animated online tool provides instant facts and figures about the industry, including number of business and p …

DateWednesday January 26, 2022

‘Rogue Trainers’ campaign launched by TESP

The risks associated with unscrupulous training providers are being highlighted in a new and creative campaign from TESP. Using the strapline ‘Don’t get taken for a ride by Rogue Trainers’, an animated video shows a man getting drawn into a hou …

DateMonday October 11, 2021

TESP searches for Electrotechnical Ambassadors

Are you passionate about the electrotechnical industry? Could you use your experience and enthusiasm to inspire the next generation to choose a career in the sector? TESP is working with the UK-wide STEM Ambassador Programme to ask people from all wa …

DateWednesday October 6, 2021

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

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