Service technicians

Anyone servicing electrical equipment in New Zealand must be qualified to the standards prescribed by the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB).

To gain a service technician's qualification the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) requires completion of the following courses:

  • Electrical Appliance Serviceperson - for the servicing of plug-in appliances up to 230V
  • Electrical Service Technician - for the servicing of fixed wired appliances up to 460V
Course Prerequisites

You must be either a New Zealand citizen, New Zealand resident or hold a current work permit to enrol on an EWRB Registration course with  us. Previous electrical work experience is strongly recommended.

To enrol in the Electrical Service Technician course, you will need to provide evidence that you have attended an Electrical Appliance Serviceperson course.

Course Enrolment 

To enrol click 'apply now' to complete an application. Alternatively, if you require more information, contact our training course administrators on 0800 275 3826.