All in-person training has been suspended until further notice as a result of the COVID-19 Alert Level 4 measures.

All current enrolments will be put on hold and we aim to resume delivery as soon as practicable and safe to do so. E-tec will run additional classes if necessary, to minimise the delays for trainees. We will be in touch to reschedule your training at no extra cost, once the alert level has been downgraded and we can confirm new training dates.

Aspeq have cancelled all ERWB exams until further notice. As a result, E-tec will hold your fees securely until your exam can be rescheduled. If you choose to withdraw from a course, please contact E-tec directly via and we will arrange for your withdrawal and refund.

For all New Zealand Certificate students, online delivery will continue uninterrupted as the tutors will be able to support your learning and assessment activity online. This may be a great opportunity for you to make some solid progress with your studies.

For the time being, we will continue to accept enrolments for courses commencing in May onwards, however, please be aware that in some cases times and dates may change due to the evolving nature of the current situation.

Should you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch to discuss your individual circumstances via

Please rest assured that we will keep you updated. This is an evolving situation and it’s important to us that you know what’s happening and how any changes will affect you. If we have any further updates in the coming days, weeks and months, we will be in touch to let you know.

Update from the EWRB

The EWRB has created a series of FAQs which includes information around competence programme cancellations due to the lockdown restrictions and its impact on electrical licensing.