Identifying competence in Higher Risk Buildings

By NAPIT
12th October 2020

Michael Andrews, Chief Executive Officer at NAPIT, considers the many initiatives looking at Building Safety Reform following the Grenfell Tragedy and how they could impact the certification of installers. No one can forget the tragedy which took place at Grenfell Tower in West London back in 2017. It took many…

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Clarification on Installer Standards for the Green Homes Grant Scheme

By NAPIT
29th September 2020

David Cowburn, Chief Operating Officer at NAPIT, shares his views on the Green Home Grant Scheme and the challenge around installer standards. The Green Homes Grant Scheme (GHGS) is a much welcomed policy initiative which provides support to a sector which is in need of a boost, not only due…

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The Electrical Safety Roundtable Presents 12 Easy Steps to Safe Isolation Infographic

By NAPIT
27th August 2020

Chairman of The National Association of Professional Inspectors and Testers and NAPIT Group’s Chief Technical Officer Frank Bertie discusses his involvement with The Electrical Safety Roundtable and their launch of the 6th Point of PPE Lock-Off Kit, Safe Isolation infographic. I have been attending The Electrical Safety Roundtable (ESR) in…

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NAPIT COVID-19 Impact Survey Results

By NAPIT
15th June 2020

Chairman of the NAPIT Trade Association and our Chief Technical Officer Frank Bertie discusses the results from our recent COVID-19 member impact survey and addresses our member’s concerns about returning to ‘normal’ working life. NAPIT carried out two surveys in May to understand the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has…

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NAPIT examines the New Regulations for Mandatory Electrical Safety checks in the Private Rented Sector and the impact of Covid-19

By NAPIT
21st April 2020

NAPIT Group Chief Executive, Mike Andrews, outlines the Regulations for mandatory electrical safety checks in the Private Rented Sector coming in to force on 1st July 2020, and explains the Guidance for Landlords amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. NAPIT have spent many years campaigning to improve electrical safety standards in the…

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NAPIT Acquires Stroma Installer Certification

By NAPIT
30th October 2019

NAPIT Group Chief Executive Mike Andrews, discusses the recent acquisition of Stroma Installer Certification, and why 2019 has shaped up to be an extremely momentous year for the NAPIT team and all our members.  Over the last couple of months our announcement of the acquisition of Stroma Installer Certification has…

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Time for Change, Becoming an EV Installer

By NAPIT
12th August 2019

Chairman of the NAPIT Trade Association and our Chief Technical Officer Frank Bertie discusses the benefits of becoming an EV installer and how training in this upcoming field could have a positive impact on the future and your business.  Plug-in electric vehicles (also known as EVs) are practical and effective;…

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Collaborating For The Good Of The Industry

By NAPIT
24th May 2019

NAPIT Group Chief Executive, Mike Andrews, discusses the importance of individual competence in the electrical contracting industry and why NAPIT’s support of SparkSafe LtP (Licence to Practise) will provide increased levels of assurance to clients relating to the qualifications and competence of individuals. As one of the leading Government approved…

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Going the Extra Mile

By NAPIT
6th July 2018

NAPIT Group Chief Executive, Mike Andrews, looks back at the efforts of Team NAPIT on completing a 50km challenge along the Jurassic Coast.   For the second year running, NAPIT has taken on an endurance event to raise money for a charity close to our hearts. Last year, a group…

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