Those working in the electrical contracting sector face many challenges - getting work, getting paid, keeping up to date with changes with all types of legislation, wiring and building regulations, just to name a few! By becoming a SELECT Member you will be part of an organisation which helps its members with these issues.

Click here for a more detailed overview of our Member Services & Benefits.

Technical Advice & Support

We offer a comprehensive range of technical benefits to Members including access to our highly regarded technical helpline. In addition, we provide a full range of electrical certification products and support which are available in paper format, or electronically via our popular SELECTcerts software.

We also provide health and safety advice to provide answers to any health & safety issues or to guide Members through health and safety legislation.

Employment Advice & Support

Our Employment Affairs team delivers sensible, business focused solutions on a wide range of employment issues. The team has extensive experience in advising on contracts of employment, discipline, grievance, equality, discrimination, recruitment, dismissal and redundancy issues.

Member Contact

We keep in touch with Members in a number of ways. We have a team of Membership Representatives, who visit Members on a regular basis, we arrange regular local branch meetings and each month we issue a newsletter and our industry journal ‘CABLEtalk’. We also have an on-line presence via our websites and through social media sites.

Contractual Advice & Support

We provide access to a legal helpline to provide advice on contractual disputes as well as access to a debt collection and credit checking facility.

Promotion and Marketing

Membership of SELECT helps boost the marketing of your business through use of our branded logo. We also undertake regular advertising campaigns using various media. Being a Member of SELECT also means that you can offer your customers the peace of mind that they’re dealing with a quality contractor who is backed by SELECT’s Completion Guarantee and Code of Practice which includes a Complaint Resolution and Disciplinary Procedure.


From our headquarters at The Walled Garden, near Edinburgh – a Scottish Qualifications Authority Approved Centre in its own right – SELECT offers comprehensive training across a range of industry technical and managerial skills. SELECT Members can book training courses at a discounted rate.

Other services

We offer our own unique “Protection for you” service which provides a range of welfare benefits for you and your staff at exceptional rates. This scheme covers sick pay, death in service and Private Medical Insurance.You can choose from a “menu” to suit your own needs.

For more information about becoming a SELECT Member call 0131 445 5577 or email or fill our online membership enquiry form.