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If you want a career in the electrical industry then you're going to need to access high quality training - delivered by professionals in an intensive, structured and focused way.                                                   Unsure where to start? Use our course advisor to help point you in the right direction.  

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Why Us?

We are the Electrical Training Specialists Who Go Beyond the Qualifications!

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We really are the UK’s premier specialist electrical training provider with a reputation built on an impressive track record. Beware, many training companies claim to be specialists but very few really are. We’ve already helped thousands of people gain the knowledge, expertise and qualifications to develop successful careers in the electrical and renewable energy industry. Last year, more people passed City & Guilds electrical courses with us than with any other UK provider. That level of success is achieved through our continuing investment in a superb learning environment and a first class teaching team who really understand the industry.

We are the electrical training specialists - it's all we do! The key reasons why more people are choosing to train in electrical and renewable energy skills at one of our centres are below:

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    IET Centre of Excellence

    We are proud to be the first IET Centre of Excellence in the UK. This means that we are independently audited against IET standards. As such you can rest assured that all courses in the scheme offer training of the highest quality.

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    Small Class Sizes

    We make sure you train in small classes appropriate to the subject you are learning. You can rest assured your tutor won’t be too stretched to pay you the attention you need. Our average class size over the last year is 12 students.

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    Experienced Tutors

    Skilled tutors with teaching qualifications as well as years of experience on the tools. Our tutors have all worked as fully qualified electricians and teachers. Believe it or not some of our competitors use tutors who have never worked as a sparky or have no teaching experience.

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    State of the Art Facilities

    Superb modern facilities - air conditioned classrooms, smart board technology and specially designed practise workshops. We have designed our facilities with you in mind to ensure you can stay focussed on what you are here to do - Learn!

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    90%+ Average Pass Rates

    We have pass rates way above the industry average. Our average pass rate is above 90% and this takes into account the full range of courses we offer not just the ones which naturally have higher pass rates. On many courses we boast pass rates of 99%!

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    Ongoing Student Support

    We can support you during and after you have completed your training. We offer on going tutor support as well as access to our online learning management system where you can access your course materials during and after your course has completed.

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    Huge Range of Quals

    We tackle a full suite of electrical qualifications not just the domestic ones or the ones which are easy to pass. From 2382 right up to 2396 we cover them all. In fact we offer the widest range of electrical courses in the UK by one provider!

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    Lots of Accommodation

    You can find a huge range of local hotels offering accommodation from as little as £20 per night. We even have a few discounts on offer too making it easy to travel down and stay while you train.

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    Platinum Standard Training

    The EAL says ‘Tradeskills4U provide a Platinum Service and have always strived for and achieve a very high quality’. We are also and EAL Accredited centre and work in partnership with EAL in developing qualifications.

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    We Don't Cut Corners

    If you find it quicker or cheaper elsewhere ask yourself why and how? We don't cut corners in fact we develop many courses in house and ensure that all accredited courses adhere to the guided learning hours set out by the accrediting body. You receive the same amount of learning as you would at a college.

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    Pay as you train & funding

    We have numerous payment options available including:

    Deposit & Balance

    Pay as your train

    Instant loans


    24+ student loans 

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    The Right Advice

    As a specialist trainer our course advisors are able to advise you on the right course for your needs. Overall we offer a friendly and encouraging training environment, supported by a committed administrative team. 

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    Welcome Packs

    For most courses you will receive a special welcome pack containing a pen, highlighter, pad, post it notes and some handy offers too!

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    Unique Practical Skills

    We offer a range of practical skills in skills such as fire alarms, emergency lighting, metal tray, conduit and many more areas that other training providers simply do not offer.

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    Free Parking

    We have ample free parking at our Gatwick & Warrington centres. Simply drive up, park & walk in for your course. Please note our Central London centre is best accessed by public transport.

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    Customer Focussed

    We are a customer focused company dedicated to your success and achieving remarkable client feedback. 97% said the course met or exceeded their expectations. 99.7% prepared to recommend us.

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    We Are Easy To Get To!

    All of our centres are easily accessible. Our South East facility is based just 2 minutes south of Gatwick Airport. Easily accessible by car, rail or bus. Our Warrington facility is easily accessible via the M6 or M62 from Manchester, Liverpool and the North West.

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    Bespoke Company Courses 

    We are the true electrical training specialists who have a wealth of experience and knowledge in house. We can deliver standard and bespoke courses for companies either at one of our centres or on site.