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Train to be a Smart Meter Installer

The government has announced a national roll-out of around 50 million smart meters, to be fitted in over 26 million households across Wales, Scotland and England by the end of 2020. As the biggest national infrastructure project in our lifetime, it has also created a huge employment demand and to meet this installation challenge there is a requirement to train over 15,000 new certified meter engineers.

With this demand for new certified engineers comes new job opportunities all over the UK.

 

True Tech Training's state of the art smart metering facilities in Cardiff is complete,This is a new and exciting area for British Industry and as such True Tech Training are working hard to ensure the training provided is above and beyond the current industry standards

These course's can be taken by new entrants to the industry, or those wishing to extend their scope of work to allow them to install electric/gas smart meters.

What is a Smart Meter Installer

 

Smart Meter Installers fit new gas and electricity meters into customers' homes and businesses. They also maintain and repair them. During installation, installers also show customers how to use their new meter.

If you have got good practical skills, can get on easily with people and want a career that gets you out and about, this may be the right job for you.

 

Entry Requirements

 

You do not need any specific qualifications to start training as a Smart Meter Installer though some employers may prefer you to have a minimum of four GCSEs or equivalent qualifications.

You WILL be required to complete a Basic Disclosure prior to starting any employment

 

Skills, Interests and Qualities

 

As a Smart Meter Installer, you will need:

  • Ability in maths
  • Good practical skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • Excellent customer care
  • The ability to work on your own
  • Excellent communication skills to explain how meters work
  • Self-motivation and a commitment to your career development
  • An awareness of safe working practices

 

What do we Offer

 

Level 2 Diploma in Smart Metering Available from EAL or City & Guilds

 

Diploma in Smart Metering - Dual Fuel

Diploma in Smart Metering - Gas

Diploma in Smart Metering - Power

  • For newcomers to the industry who are working or have just begun working in the installation and maintenance of smart meters and have some relevant knowledge or skills.
  • It is also suitable for existing installers who intend to upskill and carry out work in a new industry sector.
  •  Achievement of the Diploma gives training equivalent to CMA1 and MET1 but does not provide a route into other areas within the ACS gas scheme. 

 

Work Placement Activity

 

Working with new partners we are excited to say every candidate participating on one of our Smart Meter Installer courses will have a 100 % guarantee Mentor  and placement to fullfill your portfolio on completion of the course ( This is not a paid placement).

 

 

 

Course Dates

Call 02920 789701 and speak with one of the team to discuss course dates or simply fill in the form below and will be back in touch

 

 

 

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