Cable Jointing Assessment (NET Assessment of Occupational Competence in LV Cable Jointing)
The Cable Jointing Assessment is designed for individuals who wish to practice as an L.V. Cable Jointer. It demonstrates that they have the level of competence expected by the industry in the following key occupational areas:
• Risk Assessment, including COSHH requirements
• Safe Isolation and Permit to Work
• Completion of a gland and termination into a TP&N Switch Enclosure with a 90-degree bend
• Completion of a 4 Core Through Joint
• Testing of the installation for Insulation Resistance and Continuity
• Completion of Documentation to include BS 7671 Schedule of Test Results Completion of Hand Over Documentation
• Assessment of Underpinning Knowledge
• The understanding and application of industry recognised procedures, working practices and the requirements of statutory and non-statutory regulations
From 1st July 2020, completion of the NET Assessment of Occupational Competence in LV Cable Jointing is a requirement for initial applications for the JIB grades of Jointer and Approved Jointer.
Operatives who have already achieved the JIB grade of Jointer or Approved Jointer are encouraged to enrol onto the NET Assessment of Occupational Competence in LV Cable Jointing as this is an industry recognised assessment of existing competencies and will help to identify these skills to employers and clients alike.
Completion of the Readiness for Assessment: Candidate Self-Assessment Checklist is a compulsory part of the Cable Jointing Assessment of Occupational Competence preparation.
Hand tools are supplied, however candidates may bring their own for use during the assessment if preferred.