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December 13, 2013

NET CEO WELCOMES APPRENTICE FUNDING REFORMS

NET CEO Iain Macdonald has welcomed the reforms to apprenticeship funding, announced in the Chancellor's Autumn Statement on December 5....
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October 4, 2013

NET RESPONDS TO THE PUBLICATION OF THE ‘FUTURE OF APPRENTICESHIPS IN ENGLAND: IMPLEMENTATION PLAN’

Iain Macdonald, Chief Executive of National Electrotechnical Training (NET), has welcomed the publication of "The Future of Apprenticeships in England:...
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March 6, 2013

APPRENTICE WEEK: NET CALLS FOR RETURN TO TRADITIONAL APPRENTICESHIP STRUCTURE

At the start of National Apprentice Week, Iain Macdonald, NET Chief Executive, has called for a protected definition of apprenticeships...
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February 2, 2013

NET CHAIRMAN BACKS CALLS TO PROTECT THE TERM ‘APPRENTICESHIP’

NET Chairman, Bob Harris, has backed calls from think tank Policy Exchange for the term ‘apprenticeship’ to be protected –...
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January 12, 2013

NEW AM2 HINTS, TIPS AND COMMON ERRORS GUIDANCE

NET has published information on AM2 hints and tips and common candidate errors. Developed to underline how the assessment references...
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October 1, 2012

SKILLELECTRIC SPONSORS NET CALL FOR INDUSTRY-DEFINED STANDARDS FOR APPRENTICESHIPS

NET's Chief Executive has called for all apprenticeships to follow the electrical industry’s commitment to industry-defined standards. Speaking ahead of...
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September 24, 2012

NEW CENTRE OPENS IN HARLOW

Electrical apprentices across the South East can benefit from a new AM2 assessment centre at Trade Centre Training in Harlow....
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July 3, 2012

NET SUPPORTS SEARCH FOR BRITAIN’S BEST YOUNG INSTALLER AT SKILLELECTRIC

NET is supporting SummitSkills’ search for the UK’s best young electrical engineer, as the industry’s most talented young installers pit...
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April 9, 2012

DON’T FORGET YOUR AM2 SELF-ASSESSMENT CHECKLIST

NET wants to remind all electrical employers and training providers that the Candidate Self Assessment Checklist for the AM2 Assessment...
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January 5, 2012

SELF-ASSESSMENT CHECKLIST TO BECOME MANDATORY FOR AM2 ENTRY

NET has announced all candidates taking the AM2 Assessment of Occupational Competence will have to complete an NET checklist, signed...
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December 13, 2011

APPRENTICE EXCHANGE PROGRAMME GETS 10TH BIRTHDAY PRESENT FROM NET

British and German apprentices have been benefiting from a specialised exchange programme, thanks to NET. Previously this programme was funded...
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October 10, 2011

NET SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH EAL

National Electrotechnical Training has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with employer-led awarding organisation EAL (EMTA Awards Limited). The MoU agrees...
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May 20, 2011

NET GETS BEHIND VOCATIONAL TRAINING AWARDS

The charity National Electrotechnical Training (NET), which delivers the practical assessment of occupational competence (AOC) for electrical installation work, the...
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March 2, 2011

NEW GROUND FOR WESTMINSTER AM2 CENTRE

City of Westminster College AM2 Centre has re-opened its doors to local would-be sparks after a £102 million campus-wide development....
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June 28, 2010

NEW AM2: FIRST QUARTER FEEDBACK

The introduction of the new AM2 in April this year has proved to be a real success and the updated...
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June 1, 2010

BRIGHT YOUNG SPARKS COME TO BEDFORDSHIRE!

Logic4Training Luton, opens doors to electrical excellence by offering the new AM2 Assessment National Electrotechnical Training (NET) continues to develop...
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April 16, 2010

NEW AM2 LAUNCHED APRIL 2010

Designed by the industry, for the industry, backed by the industry The revised AM2 receives resounding endorsement from electrical industry...
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March 15, 2010

NEW AM2 Q & A

Who is NET? NET (National Electrotechnical Training) is a registered pan-UK industry training charity, which owns and licenses the Assessment...
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December 9, 2009

NET URGES CANDIDATES TO RE-TAKE AM2 BY MARCH 2010

National Electrotechnical Training (NET) is urging candidates needing to re-take their AM2 assessment to ensure they arrange a re-sit before...
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November 5, 2009

NET TRAINING CENTRE CONFERENCE DECIDES FUTURE OF AM2 ASSESSMENT

National Electrotechnical Training (NET) held an AM2 examiners’ conference earlier this month, with forty AM2 centres attending to discuss the...
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