Training and Assessments

Our in-house training school for the nVent ERICO Cadweld exothermic welding system provides hands-on training courses designed to demonstrate and teach the correct use and applications of the CADWELD welding system.

CADWELD Training Course Features:

  • Learn the correct, safe and effective operation of welding systems
  • Learn the tools required to make a connection
  • All weld metals and demonstration equipment provided by ETS
  • Questions answered throughout training
  • Understanding the most commonly used exothermic connections
  • Carried out by a trained nVent ERICO instructor
  • Practical weld demonstrations using CADWELD traditional and CADWELD PLUS

 National Electrotechnical Training (NET) – Cable Jointing Assessment Supported by ETS Cable Components

National Electrotechnical Training (NET) is now offering the Cable Jointing Assessment of Competence, which ETS Cable Components are delighted to be able to support.  The assessments currently take place at NET’s Harlow centre, which is situated just outside London, and cable accessories along with tools are supplied by ETS.

The Cable Jointing Assessment is designed for individuals who wish to practice as an L.V. Cable Jointer. It demonstrates that they have the level of competence expected by the industry in the following key occupational areas:

  • Risk Assessment, including COSHH requirements
  • Safe Isolation and Permit to Work
  • Completion of a gland and termination into a TP&N Switch Enclosure with a 90-degree bend
  • Completion of a 4 Core Through Joint
  • Testing of the installation for Insulation Resistance and Continuity
  • Completion of Documentation to include BS 7671 Schedule of Test Results Completion of Hand Over Documentation
  • Assessment of Underpinning Knowledge
  • The understanding and application of industry recognised procedures, working practices and the requirements of statutory and non-statutory regulations

Please note that the cable jointing assessment is not organised by ETS, but we are proud to lend our support to an initiative which we believe will benefit the Cable Jointing sector and the wider electrical industry.

For further information on the assessment, please click here –

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