Electricians named as highest-earning trade!


Some statistics have been revealed this week surrounding the earning of self-employed traders and as a result and interesting fact has been presented. The average self-employed electrician will earn in excess of £51,000 per year, making them the highest-earning self-employed trade! The survey was conducted by receiving anonymous information from over 20,000 diffrent self-employed traders. Plumbers came in at £36,359 per annum (employed average £23,788), with painter and decorators at £33,075 (employed average £21,405).


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As you can see we provide all the materials you could possibly need, you don't need to buy or bring anything with you when taking one of our electrical courses.


If this is not a reason to take that step into training then we are not sure what is...If you were already considering a career in electrics then you are in the right place, here at Able Skills, we have everything ready for you to begin on the path towards self-employment! New to the trade? Our Introduction to Basic Domestic Electrics Course is the all in one package when looking to gain an introduction into the world of electrics. - This course is ideally suited for those of you who want to achieve a basic understanding of domestic electrics and to understand what you can and cannot do within a domestic dwelling.

We are dedicated to providing top-quality electrical training to all of our students. We host a large range of electrical courses, so whether you are looking to become a domestic installer or a fully-qualified electrician, we have got you covered. Becoming a domestic installer has never been easier, with the help of our Domestic Electrical Part-P Package - This course will give you all of the learning tools to become a competent installer that can carry out work to a high level in a domestic setting! This particular course is 20-days in total and is completed by a set of exams both online and written. If you are looking to gain an ECS Card then our Gold Card Approved Electrician Course is perfect. This course is the most all-inclusive package that we offer and includes almost every course that we offer from an electrical point of view. This 16-week package can even be completed on a part-time basis, meaning on the weekends (2 weekends a month) so there is no excuse not to get involved!


Interested in getting involved?


If you are interested in any of the electrical courses that we offer here at Able Skills, then do not hesitate to give us a call on 0808 100 3245. We will help guide you as best we can in terms of courses and guide you towards how best to achieve your personal career goals! You can also come into our office without any prior arrangements, we encourage potential candidates to come in and speak to staff in person, ask questions about electrical courses or other training and even take a look around our facility. We are open every single day Monday - Sunday between the hours of 8:30 - 16:30! 

Find us at: 

K5, Riverside Industrial Estate, Riverside Way, Dartford DA1 5BS


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