Course details

EASQ Block Course - Electrical Appliance Serviceperson

About the course

Prepare for success in your Electrical Appliance Service Person exam. The course covers what you need to know about safely and effectively maintaining single phase, 230-volt appliances.

Course Description The Electricity Act says that to maintain electrical appliances, you must be registered with the Electrical Workers Registration Board as an Electrical Appliance Service Person endorsed to disconnect and reconnect.This course is designed with two simple goals in mind: to have you sufficiently trained and knowledgeable to work safely with 230-volt appliances, and to pass the required exams.

About the provider

Based in Hamilton, the Waikato Institute of Technology (Wintec), is one of the country’s largest institutes of technology. We deliver high-quality education across vocational (technical) and professional fields of study to approximately 13,000 students, across over 130 different courses.

At Wintec students are educated in a way that builds their confidence and gets them work-ready. We differ from other types of tertiary providers in the way students get the chance to put their theoretical learning into practice from the very start. You will get to work on real-life projects based on relevant topics and themes as if you were in the workplace. You will also get involved in work placements. This means that by the time you graduate, you will be confident in your skills and knowledge, and know-how to apply your learnings. Our academic staff have years of industry experience between them, which means they can guide you on your journey.

Wintec maintains collaborative relationships with local industry and iwi to identify the needs of the region and community. Fostering strong networks that our students and graduates benefit from is a high priority for us.  Understanding the needs of local industry, what type of graduates they need now, and what they will need in the future is critical to assisting industry and our graduates.