Progression Routes in the Electrical Industry Professional Recognition for Electricians


Professional Recognition

Be recognised for your skills and achievements by becoming professionally registered

As you progress throughout your career, you might want to consider professional registration.

Professional registration is a status awarded to qualified engineers and technicians. Via the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) you could become an Engineering Technician, Incorporated Engineer or Chartered Engineer.

Electrician EngTech

Electrician EngTech is a new route to achieving professional registration, focusing on the skills and experience specific to electricians awarded exclusively by the IET.

Why should you apply for Electrician EngTech?

Electrician EngTech proves your ambition and commitment to professionalism.

  • Gain a competitive edge – stand out from your colleagues
  • Recognition from the wider construction community – gain respect in meetings with other professionals such as architects and surveyors
  • Stand out to employers – make your cv even more impressive and stand out to potential new employers
  • Open up new career paths – having EngTech presents more opportunities to progress into new fields or further in your chosen specialism

Find out more about Electrician EngTech on the IET website