Thank you to everyone that attended our 2019 competency courses!

We had 1620 electricians attending courses around the country this round with a lot of fantastic feedback.
“Great presentation with knowledgeable presenter”

“Good instructor clarified a lot of grey areas with great examples”

“Great all round course - Well delivered" 

“Very good, knowledgeable and also had a laugh”

“Very informative & kept interested”

“Really enjoyed, great refresher!”
Courses will be running again from March 2020.

Need a EWRB approved competency course to get a practicing licence or to update your EWRB training record?

As part of our ongoing commitment to the training and the electrical industry, we will be providing competency courses at various branch locations when there is suitable demand. Talk to your local branch manager or register interest of these future courses in these locations:

  • Whangarei
  • Warkworth
  • Albany/North Shore
  • Penrose
  • South Auckland
  • Hamilton/Waikato
  • Tauranga/Bay of Plenty
  • Rotorua/Taupo
  • Hawkes Bay/Hastings
  • New Plymouth/Taranaki
  • Palmerston North
  • Blenheim
  • Nelson
  • Christchurch
  • Timaru
  • Dunedin/Queenstown
Register your interest in Active Competency Courses

About the Active Courses

Active Electrical suppliers developed this combined professional development competency programme from industry wanting a comprehensive course at a level which provides both knowledge and skills improvement. In addition to this, our customers wanted a programme that would add tangible business and commercial value to their organisaion in the ongoing training of their people.

Our courses are developed for inspectors, electricians, and electrical service technicians. This course incorporates the requirements for EWRB practicing licence renewal and First-Aid & CPR refresher training.

How much does it cost?

The price for our courses is $190 excl. GST
If you want a course that offers higher value through inclusion of professional development and engaging content, this is the course for you.
Our course price includes:
  • 3 hr Interactive competency knowledge programme
  • Half hour practical testing session
  • 24 page course support book
  • Build your own electrical testing process guide with our pre-printed sheets
  • First Aid training
  • Updated training detail with EWRB

Private Courses for large electrical contractors & organisations

In addition to our open courses, we can provide special courses for larger organisations and their work force.

There are significant advantages for companies with large teams to facilitate in-house courses:

  • Managing course costs with a fixed course price
  • Managing staff logistics and work site coverage
  • Team building and interaction
  • Tailoring the course to the employees work to enhance the value
  • Ensuring staff get good training and tangible outcomes from the course

Note: there is a maximum of 20 attendees per session

Your local Active Electrical Suppliers branch manager can work with the company owner or manager to arrange training at a suitable venue and a time that works with the business. If you are interested in organising one of these courses for your company, pre-planning is essential so contact your local branch or email us at so we can get started today

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