The AM2 is a practical assessment with a short online component. This will take a total of 16.5 hours.  During this time candidates undertake a series of timed tasks in specially equipped booths containing typical electrical installation wiring systems. The exercises include Installation, Inspection and Testing and Fault-Finding. The work must comply with the current IET Wiring Regulations and be carried out in line with Health & Safety best practice.

AM2 is the Assessment of Occupational Competence for candidates in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.


Assessment sections:

The AM2 competence assessment comprises of five sections A – E.

Section A is split into sections A2-A5 (A6 for AM2S/AM2E) which are separately marked.

  • A1: Safe Working Practices
  • A: Composite Installation
  • B: Inspection, Testing and Certification
  • C: Safe Isolation of Circuits
  • D: Fault Diagnosis and Rectification
  • E: Assessment of Applied Knowledge


Assessment fees:

Full Initial Assessment:

AM2: £730

AM2S/AM2E: £780


Re-sit Fees:


A1: £135


1 Section: £180

2 Sections: £280

3 Sections: £350

4 Sections: £425

5 Sections: £475

B: £200

C: £130

D: £200

E: £135


Booking your AM2 Assessment

Contact our centre on 01284 488090

Fill in the forms below and send to;

Registration Form (101kb)
AM2 Checklist (698kb)
AM2S Checklist (751kb)