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March 9, 2015

NET CEO CALLS FOR EDUCATION SYSTEM OVERHAUL

At the start of National Apprentice Week NET CEO Iain Macdonald has called for the UK's education system to be...
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January 14, 2015

NET CEO BACKS GOVERNMENT DECISION TO DELAY NEW APPRENTICE FUNDING SYSTEM

Iain Macdonald, CEO of National Electrotechnical Training (NET), today welcomed the Government's announcement that it would delay making a decision...
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June 23, 2014

NET CHAIRMAN ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT

NET Chairman Bob Harris has announced he will step down from his role at the end of this year. He...
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May 9, 2014

NET CEO CALLS FOR ELECTROTECHNICAL APPRENTICESHIPS TO BE EXEMPT FROM FUNDING CHANGES

NET CEO Iain Macdonald has called on the Government to exempt the electrotechnical sector from the proposed changes to apprenticeships...
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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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