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baldbutts Jul 10th 2002 7:43 pm

aussie sparks
 
I understand that before you can work as an electrician,you,ve got to take an exam.Is this a theory exam or just terminology?Also do you have to have 16th edition?
These questions may well be forgotten when i get to Perth & become a deckchair hirer!

rday Jul 10th 2002 8:19 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
dont know

but check this out

http://www.tradeconnect.com.au/license.htm

rday

pott Jul 11th 2002 11:34 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
Hi,

Don't know if you will have to take an exam but possibly if you have not done your 16th edition.

Check these sites out - www.workplace.gov.au/tra

www.eso.qld.gov.au

If you are heading to Perth the last one may not be of any use.

We have spoken to a bloke in Brisbane who says we have to wait till we are there to sort the stuff out. But he has taken our file number and is getting all our stuff sent to his office so it will be there waiting hence save time when we do eventually arrive. - one day!

Hope some of this has helped.

baldbutts Jul 12th 2002 4:30 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
cheers for the replies,i can't believe how much info i get from this site (& without paying throgh the nose ).
i found a site which lists each states licensing board, but no web addresses.so i'll take your advice & wait til i get there.another excuse for not hurrying to find a job
regards, Mark

tipper Jul 12th 2002 5:00 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
you can hide your bald-butt in a deckchair, butt im going selling seagulls in hillarys boat harbour so we might meet up for a beer while were working !
tipper. can i be a sparky ive put a plug on once.

baldbutts Jul 12th 2002 5:20 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
you're better off being a plumber coz you only need to learn two things:

1: sh*t floats downhill
2: payday's thursday

newstartnz Jul 12th 2002 6:11 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
Is your butt bald because you connected up the wires wrong?!!

All the best

tipper Jul 12th 2002 6:17 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
shaven arse, do they have lollypop men because you dont start work till your 65 ! (traffic attendant) for the political correct persons.
going to the pub now with the boys.
t.f.i.friday tipper.

yvsie Jul 12th 2002 9:57 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
Hi Baldbutt,

Poor thing you really are getting some stick!!!! if you pardon the pun!!!!

emma Jul 12th 2002 10:48 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
Baldey butts,
How tall are you?

baldbutts Jul 13th 2002 6:41 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
6 foot (but then my definition of 12" might be wrong)
BTW how do i ask for speedos to show off my non-hirsute cheeks
- when i ask for thongs ,i'm given flamin' flip flops!

emma Jul 13th 2002 8:47 pm

Re: aussie sparks
 
I will make you a pair. Just tell me the style and colour, furry, shiny, what ever takes your fancy...


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