Examinations Department

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Examinations Department
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Local Licences Examinations

Examinations Department
The Mall, Sarria Street,
Floriana

Tel: 2598 2967/8
Fax: 21237471

email:
exams.department@gov.mt

 

 Authorisation 'A' and 'B' July 2017 examination dates

 

 Authorisation 'A'

Monday 3rd July - Paper 1 - Theory at 10:00 am

Wednesday 5th July - Paper 2 - Installation Technology at 10:00 am


Authorisation 'B'

Tuesday 4th July - Paper 1 - Theory at 10:00 am

Thursday 6th July - Paper 2 - Installation Technology at 10:00 am

 

 

There are currently no applications available 

 

 

Licence A Syllabus  

Licence B Syllabus

 JUNE 2012

 Licence A Paper 1 

 Licence A Paper 2

 Licence A Paper 2 (Attachment)

 Licence B Paper 1 

 Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Paper 2 (Attachment) 

 

 JULY 2013

Licence A Paper 1 

Licence A Paper 2

Licence A Paper 2 (Practical)  

Licence B Paper 1 

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Paper 2 (Practical) 

JULY 2014

Licence A Paper 1

Licence A Paper 2

Licence A Practical Test

Licence B Paper 1

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Practical Test

FEBRUARY 2015

Licence A Paper 1

Licence A Paper 2 

Licence A Practical

Licence B Paper 1

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Practical

JULY 2015

Licence A Paper 1

Licence A Paper 2

Licence A Practical

Licence B Paper 1

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Practical

 

  FEBRUARY 2016

Licence A Paper 1

Licence A Paper 2

Licence A Practical Test

Licence B Paper 1

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Practical Test

 

JULY 2016

Licence A Paper 1

Licence A Paper 2

Licence A Practical Test

Licence B Paper 1

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Practical Test

 

FEBRUARY 2017

Licence A Paper 1

Licence A Paper 2

Licence A Practical Test

Licence B Paper 1

Licence B Paper 2

Licence B Practical Test

 

MORE INFORMATION

Throughout each year the Department is also entrusted  to hold examinations for the issue of the following licences:

i.    Wireman’s Licences ‘A’& ‘B’
ii.    Engine Driver Licences Land

The conditions required to sit for any of these local licences are as follows:

1) Examination for the Issue of Wireman’s Licences – Licence ‘A’ & ‘B’

This examination is held once a year during the month of July.  It is held in two sections Section I refers to Licence A and Section II refers to Licence B.

A candidate sitting either for Licence A or for Licence B must obtain a pass mark in both papers.  He will also be required to sit for the Practical/Interviewing Test.  A candidate must obtain a pass in the Practical/Interviewing Test in order to be successful.

A candidate will not be allowed to sit for Section II unless he has qualified in Section I and satisfy the provisions of the Electricity Supply Regulations as presently obtaining.

An applicant who has qualified in the written papers but failed in the Practical/Interviewing Test  need not resit for the written papers as long as the Practical/Interviewing test is taken within a period not exceeding 2 years from the Written Test.

A copy of the syllabus of the examination may be seen at the Department of Examinations, The Mall, Floriana and the Examinations Centre, Victoria, Gozo, during office hours.

Successful candidates will be issued with the relative licence on attainment of their eighteenth birthday and on having completed one year’s experience in electrical installation work for Licence A and two years for Licence B.

The notice publicising the above examination is normally published in the Government Gazette during the month of April.

2)    Engine Driver Licences Land

This examination is held twice a year.  The first session is held during the month of May while the the second session is held during the month of November.

For the issue of an Engine Driver Licence (Land) the following licences are granted:

A.    Engine Driver (Steam) (Second Grade)
B.    Engine Driver (Steam) (First Grade)
C.    Engine Driver (Internal Combustion) (Second Grade)
D.    Engine Driver (Internal Combustion) (First Grade)
E.    Electric Motor Driver (Second Grade)
F.    Electric Motor Driver (First Grade)

No candidate will be allowed to take a First Grade examination unless he is in possession of the respective second grade licence and unless he has served for 18 months as Engine or Electric Motor Driver on Land.

Second Grade examinations will consist of oral examinations only.

The Regulations and Syllabus of the Examinations which were published in Government Notice No 340 of 6th August 1954, and which were amended by Legal Notice No 26 of 1964 are available for perusal by candidates at the Department of Examinations, The Mall, Floriana and at the Examinations Centre, Victoria, Gozo during office hours.

A candidate sitting for second grade examinations (land) must be 19 years of age by the first day of the month in which the examination is to be held.

The notice publicising the above examinations is normally published in the Government Gazette during March (for the May Session) and in September (for the November session).