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EC4U Electrical Training Centre Refurbishment

Here at Electrician Courses 4U, we pride ourselves on delivering the very best electrical training on the market today. We are constantly upgrading the facilities and performance of the training centre, and the service that our customers receive when they choose to train with us. Recently, we have undertaken extensive renovations in our training centre, […]

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How to Quote and Price Up Electrical Jobs as an Electrician

The first step is to work out what you need to earn to pay the bills. That is the most important part of estimating for any work and that should always come first. Other outgoing costs involved could include the following, for example: maintenance of running a van, insurance (vehicle, tools, public liability, public indemnity etc), your annual […]

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What can a new career in skilled trades offer you?

There is national shortage in skilled tradespeople in the UK, from builders, to engineers, to plumbers, to electricians. There are currently just over 1 million people working in various skilled sectors of the trade industry in the UK. Skilled trades are extremely valuable yet undermined among the public. They have unlimited potential in money and customer base, yet not […]

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Who is policing Part P?

Electricians claim that no one organisation or even person is out there actively policing electrical work to ensure Part P of the Building Regulations is being complied to. Government approved Part P scheme operators like NICEIC, ELECSA and NAPIT check the competency of an electrician upon joining, with a practical assessment. But what happens after? […]

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Top 5 Gadgets for Home Security

Feeling safe and secure in your home is important for everyone. It’s even more important to know your home is secure if you are away for long periods of time. We all know about security cameras, but modern technology currently offers you some new options to enhance the security of your home. From doorbells with […]

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