EAL – NVQ Level 3 Experienced Worker Assessment (603/5982/1)



Bespoke Electrical Training offer the NVQ Level 3 Experience Worker Assessment, this qualification is designed for candidates who have been working within the Electrical Industry for a number of years and have also done some previous Electrical Qualifications in the past. On completion of the Experience Worker Assessment, candidates will be able to gain a Gold ECS Card.


To undertake the assessment, candidates must be currently working within the Electrical Industry and have at least 5 years experience onsite. 


Candidates will also need to have completed some Electrical Theory Qualifications, some of these are listed below. If your qualification doesn’t appear below, don’t worry please contact one of our team who will be more than happy to assist with your query?


Relevant Qualifications:

C&G A Certificate

C&G 2351 L3

C&G A Certificate plus B Certificate

C&G 2330 L2

C&G 2360 Part 1

C&G 2330 L2 plus C&G 2330 L3

C&G 2360 Part 1 plus 2360 Part 2

C&G 2365 L2 plus C&G 2365 L3


Other UK based qualifications (such as BTEC, NC/HNC etc.) may also be taken into consideration against the underpinning knowledge requirements of the award. Qualifications achieved by City & Guilds will also be considered, even though these are not listed above.


Candidates are required to collect evidence from the work they are undertaking onsite, this is normally through photographic evidence, in addition videos and onsite assessments maybe used. Bespoke Electrical Training use an E Portfolio system which allows candidates to upload evidence for their NVQ via Smartphone App, Laptop or tablet. A Training Officer will then assess their evidence and build their logbook portfolio.


Normally candidates are given 18 months to complete the NVQ Level 3 Assessment, most candidates find they can complete this within 6-12 months, this will be dependent on their own dedication, range of work and availability for training officers to undertake Onsite Assessments.


Each candidate is allocated a dedicated training officer who is a qualified electrical assessor and who only deals with candidates undertaking the Mature Candidate Assessment, this gives candidates a dedicated staff member who can support and advise them throughout their qualification.


NVQ Level 3 Portfolio:


The Electrical Installation NVQ Level 3 consists of eight units, 301 to 308 and each unit needs to be completed over two separate occasions and 1 onsite visit to assess you in the workplace.


All of the eight performance units are completed by using our online portfolio of evidence gathered from on site and assessed by our fully qualified assessment team.  To fully complete all of the performance units you will have to evidence a range of work on site.



NETP3/01 – Apply Health, Safety and Environmental Considerations

NETP3/03 – Organise and Oversee the Electrical Work Environment

NETP3/04 -  Apply Design and Installation Practices and Procedures

NETP3/05 - Terminate and Connect Conductors

NETP3/06 – Inspect, Test and Commission Electrical Systems

NETP3/07 – Apply Fault Diagnosis and Rectification 



The NVQ e-portfolio is one part of the Experience Worker Assessment, in addition candidates are required to undertake the AM2E Test, and this is a 3 Day Test designed to demonstrate their Electro technical Occupation Competence in accordance with approved industry practices and the current statutory and non-statutory regulations.  Candidates will need to complete the AM2E in order to successfully complete the NVQ Level 3.


There are a number of parts to the Experienced Worker Assessment that MUST all be completed that include the Experienced Worker Qualification, BS7671:2018, Inspection and Testing plus the NET AM2E assessment.


All parts of the Experienced Worker Assessment must be completed before an application for an ECS gold card can be successfully applied for.



The cost for the EAL NVQ Level 3 Assessment is £1750.00 plus vat £2,100 this can be paid in full at time of booking or we offer a deposit payment followed by monthly payments.

A Minimum deposit payment of £350.00 is required to secure the booking, which is non- refundable. We will then discuss a monthly payment plan with you, to suit your needs.


The AM2E test is priced at around £1000.00 dependant on whether you want a refresher day which is an extra price, this is chargeable at time of booking at a local AM2 Centre. (This price is subject to change).