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Education & Skills

For your company to thrive and to continue to win new business, your staff needs to be skilled in all the latest techniques and meet the required standard in the industry. The ECA’s widespread Education and Skills agenda works to get the needs of our members met on training to provide the best environment for their workforce to thrive.

Training Courses

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Apprenticeships

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The ECS Card Scheme

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The Electrotechnical Skills Partnership

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Awards

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Skills & qualifications required to work in industry

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Skills Agenda

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Education & Skills Representation

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Education & Skills FAQs

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  • ECS Gold Card

    ECS Gold Card

    New direct route for ECA Member businesses employees with long term experience.

    Part of your ECA Member benefits.

    Find out more
  • Career Progression Programme

    Career Progression Programme

    Support your employees & grow your business

    The Career Progression Programme - a subsidised programme enabling experienced workers to become fully qualified electricians.

    Run by TESP in association with the ECA

    More Information

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ECS Booking Form

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Published 16 Jun 2017
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Employer's Views

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What past participants have to say

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Important Apprenticeship Funding Update (November 2016)

(PDF, 264 kB)Download

TESP Year One Brochure

(PDF, 783 kB)Download

ECA QS Gold Card Leaflet

(PDF, 2.3 MB)Download

Certsure Training Prospectus

(PDF, 9.9 MB)Download

Asbestos Training Course Guide

(PDF, 184 kB)Download

Energy Efficiency Advisor Training Application Form

(PDF, 185 kB)Download

EEA Training Leaflet

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EEA Terms & Conditions

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Apprenticeship training funding update

Apprenticeship training funding update

19 Apr 2017

With the government’s apprenticeship levy now coming into force, the way in which apprenticeship training is funded is now changing. Those paying the apprenticeship levy will be able to utilise this funding to take on new apprentices in their organisation.

2016 ECA Edmundson Apprentice winner is finalist at JTL awards

2016 ECA Edmundson Apprentice winner is finalist at JTL awards

22 Mar 2017

Apprentices from ECA member businesses, including 2016 ‘Apprentice of the Year’ Harry Bartle, were recognised at last week’s JTL awards, held at the Institution of Engineering and Technology in London.

EDA shines spotlight on education and training stars

EDA shines spotlight on education and training stars

22 Mar 2017

Twenty-four EDA awards, recognising outstanding achievement in education and training across the UK’s electrical wholesale sector, were presented during two ceremonies recently.

Fire & Security apprenticeship trailblazer launches

Fire & Security apprenticeship trailblazer launches

23 Feb 2017

This week the Fire, Emergency and Security Systems Apprenticeship Trailblazer officially launched at UBM's offices in London.

New Training Prospectus - How to claim your ECA member discount

New Training Prospectus - How to claim your ECA member discount

23 Feb 2017

The updated Certsure training prospectus brochure is now available online.

ECA Annual Awards - Time to get your entry in!

ECA Annual Awards - Time to get your entry in!

23 Feb 2017

There are around 50 days until the ECA Annual Awards 2017 deadline looms.

Register to manage your apprenticeship funds online

Register to manage your apprenticeship funds online

23 Feb 2017

If your organisation, including any connected companies or charities, has an annual pay bill of more than £3 million you will pay the government’s ‘apprenticeship levy’ from April this year.

ECA Edmundson Award – Applications are now open for 2017!

ECA Edmundson Award – Applications are now open for 2017!

08 Feb 2017

Established in 1975, the ECA Edmundson Apprentice of the Year award aims to recognise outstanding electrotechnical apprentices and displayed a high level of technical competence and maturity.

Power Players – Recognising inspirational talent in building services engineering

Power Players – Recognising inspirational talent in building services engineering

08 Feb 2017

The ECA’s new ‘Power Players’ initiative will soon open to entries from across the building engineering services industry.

Yeovil Apprentice Shows the Way in ECA Edmundson Award

Yeovil Apprentice Shows the Way in ECA Edmundson Award

27 Sep 2016

Joshua Lee of P & R Hurt finishes as runner-up for coveted industry prize