Electrical Inspectors

Offered as a block course or night classes. Learn the roles and responsibilities of an Electrical Inspector. Complete EWRB practical assessments in our workshop and off site around the Hutt Valley.

What you will learn

  • Reach the level required by the Electrical Workers Registration Board (EWRB) for Inspector's theory examinations and practical assessments
  • Assess and apply safe working practices
  • Learn care and use of test instruments
  • Carry out continuity tests
  • Measure conductor and insulation resistance
  • Test earthing systems
  • Complete RCD and phase rotation measurements
  • Inspect and test work on a variety of low-voltage installations and appliances
  • Install and terminate supply and load conductors to DIN and BS energy meters
  • Complete and issue compliance documentation
  • Apply safe working practices

Course structure

Offered as a two-week full time block course or 18 weeks night class 5.30pm – 8.30pm.

You will also be required to do some pre-course reading and revision.


Course requirements

­­­It is recommended that students bring a copy of the latest ASNZ3000:2007.

Access to electronic copies of companion standards is recommended.

A scientific calculation is also required. 


Entry criteria

You must be a New Zealand Registered Electrician.


Documents and other details

The EWRB exam is an online exam which can be booked through Aspeq for sitting following completion of the course.

EWRB Examination Online Entry

EWRB Practical Assessment Application - required to be submitted with payment.


Course-related costs:

EWRB Examination Application Fee: $166.75

EWRB Practical Assessment Fee: $85.00

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