What is the AM2 and how do you complete it successfully?


Here at Able Skills, we run a variety of diffrent Electrician courses ranging from Introduction to Basic Domestic Electrics all the way to 18th Edition wiring regulations. We also run AM2 courses which are reliable and trusted. We provide high-quality testing for the electrotechnical industry. Achievement Measurement 2 is highly valued by employers, who regard it as evidence of competence for an electrician, therefore for guaranteed work and respect it is a necessary course for all professional electricians.


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What is the AM2?


Achievement Measurement 2 or AM2 provides a reliable and trusted guarantee of safe, high-quality workmanship for the electrotechnical industry and is highly valued by employers. Employers regard it as evidence of competence for an electrician. It is a test of competence and ability that if completed successfully will mean you can work on-site professionally.

How will I be tested?


The AM2 being a test of competence means just that..you will be examined completing a variety of tasks covering several diffrent aspects of the trade, below is a comprehensive look at the test itself and what specific tasks you will need to complete to finish this Electrical course successfully!

Candidates will be expected to install, terminate, connect, inspect, test, commission and diagnose faults in accordance with the installation specification provided by the assessor and in accordance with the relevant statutory and non-statutory regulations on the following:

  • Lighting and power circuits
  • A three-phase distribution board and subcircuit
  • A central heating/sustainable energy system
  • A safety services circuit and device
  • A data cabling system

How much does it cost?


Here at Able Skills we price our courses at affordable rates and offer payment plans for people, contact us over the phone if you would like to hear more about the diffrent methods of payment! Here is the price list for AM2 assessments: 


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AM2 - What is it & How do complete it!


Do I need to complete it?


Anybody studying on an Electrical course will need to at some point complete the AM2 if they wish to become fully qualified! Meaning anybody currently studying on any one of our  Level 2 City & Guilds Electrical courses or a Level 3 City & Guilds Electrical courses will need to complete it, it's an essential component when working towards becoming a professional in this field!

Contact us:


If you would like to contact us here at Able Skills to discuss anything surrounding the AM2 do not hesitate to give us a call on 08081003245. Alternatively, you can come straight into our office here in Dartford we will answer any questions you may have in person and show you around our facility so you can get a feel for our training centre and decide if you want to enrol onto one of our Electrician courses from there!