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People with little or no electrical experience can successfully switchover to a career as an electrician, thanks to NCS.
Havelock Road, Hastings, United Kingdom ( 18/10/2011
With the recession and the threat of job cuts looming large over UK, people are now looking for alternative career options. And for those planning to make a switchover, New Career Skills- a Hastings based specialists training provider offers electrician courses to novice students who have never as much as picked a screw driver in their lives. The course is open to people aged between 20 and 65, with little or no experience about the job.

The demand for qualified electricians shall never cease to exists; recession or not. That’s probably why a lot of ‘cowboy electricians’ are making a field day offering to work at half the price quoted by professionals. A large number of these are either DIY electricians or people trained by rogue training institutions who set up cheap courses.

Rather than spending precious time and money on worthless courses, it’s important to choose from industry certified institutions that provide comprehensive training.

Besides electrical courses ( ) , the NCS offers plumbing courses, domestic green courses, solar photovoltaic courses, and other renewable energy training courses. It is an approved accredited examination centre for industry specific councils like City and Guilds, EAL, BPEC, Logic, and REA. And for those who don’t make it during the first attempt, the first re-sit is offered at no extra cost. They were named one of the fastest growing companies in the UK in 2008.

“The course material designed for students is written by industry experts, making sure that industry set specifications is met. In fact the courses are accredited by the awarding bodies like City and Guilds, EAL, BPEC, etc. The pace is deliberately set in a manner to accommodate everyone including those who are already working”, says the spokesperson for NCS.

Theory lessons can be done at home and practical sessions are broken into week long blocks at the NCS centre. The practical sessions allow students to put to practice the theory lessons learnt at home, under the guidance of the tutors. The electrician courses ( ) are supplemented by specialized career search specialists who helps students find employment or set up business.

About New Career Skills: Founded in 1998, New Career Skills are specialist training providers who train people to become plumbers, electricians and renewable engineers.

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New Career Skills was founded in 1998 as a specialist training provider. Recent years have seen New Career Skills expand and in 2008, they were named one of the 100 fastest growing companies in the UK. They train individuals to become plumbers, electricians and renewable engineers.


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