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SELECT congratulates apprentice Danny after he makes final of WorldSkills

Posted on 5/9/2024
SELECT has rushed to congratulate a talented young electrical apprentice who will take on the best in the world at a prestigious global skills competition in France later this year.

  

Members urged to contribute to DPC on amendment to BS 7671

Posted on 5/2/2024
The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and British Standards Institution (BSI) are calling on SELECT Members to have their say on an amendment to BS 7671:2018+A2:2022, which has gone to draft for public consultation (DPC).

  

NCD tops the agenda as SELECT prepares to hit the road for 2024 Toolbox Talks

Posted on 4/25/2024
SELECT Members will receive an update on a crucial safety issue at the upcoming Toolbox Talks, which hit the road across Scotland next week.

  

Alan tells podcast listeners there are ‘no second chances’ with electrical safety

Posted on 4/23/2024
Alan Wilson has told thousands of podcast listeners that there are “no second chances” with electrical safety – and it is vital that consumers know that the electricians they use for the ongoing electrification of society are qualified and competent.

  

SELECT protective device posters help apprentices and adult trainees

Posted on 4/18/2024
SELECT is continuing its ongoing mission to educate and inform electricians with another important free resource aimed at apprentices and adult trainees.

  

Lecturer and apprentice discuss their electrical careers in latest SELECT podcast

Posted on 3/28/2024
An experienced lecturer and an up-and-coming learner from the same college have both talked frankly about the challenges and rewards of apprenticeships in the latest podcast from the Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust (SECTT) and SELECT.

  

Luceco Group return as sponsor for President’s Cup 2024

Posted on 3/26/2024
SELECT is delighted to announce that global electrical and lighting giant Luceco Group has agreed to return as headline sponsor for our annual President’s Cup golf day.

  

New renewable technology resource launched for Members

Posted on 3/25/2024
A new renewable technology section has gone live on the SELECT website, offering a wealth of useful guidance and information.

  

Association pays tribute to former Ayrshire Branch Chair John Lappin

Posted on 3/21/2024
SELECT was saddened to learn of the recent death of former Central Board member John Lappin, who passed away on 16 March.

  

SELECT says installer competence is paramount in any new heating standards

Posted on 3/20/2024
SELECT says the Scottish Government needs to set minimum standards of competence for installers as well as installations as it seeks to implement new domestic heating standards.