Certification Process
There are 2 classes of certification:
1. Certified Electrical Wiring Professional (CEWP)
Domestic Electrical , Commercial Electrical and Industrial Electrical
2. Certified Electrical Wiring Inspector (CEWI)
inspection and auditing new and existing wiring of buildings and installations in accordance with Regulation 11 of the Electrical Wiring Regulations 2011, L.I. 2008.
Syllabus

The Energy Commission engaged the Technical Education Unit (TEU) of the Ghana Education Service to produce a curriculum for the examination and certification of electricians. The curriculum for the examination is complete and is available for purchase at GHC40 at the Energy Commission’s Office.

Domestic Wiring
Domestic Installation Works applies to the wiring of facilities used for residential purposes and includes: Homes Apartments Estates Bungalows Flats Cottages, Etc.
Commercial Wiring
Commercial Installation Works applies to the wiring of facilities used for commercial purposes and includes: Hotels Churches Markets Shops Block Factories Filling stations Office buildings Banks School blocks Shopping malls, Etc.
Industrial Wiring
Industrial Wiring Industrial Installation Works applies to the wiring of facilities used for industrial purposes and includes factories and all the category under Domestic and Commercial.
Wiring Inspector
An Inspector is a person certified and authorized to undertake inspection and auditing of new, ongoing and existing wiring of buildings and installations by the certifying authority in accordance with Regulation 11 of the Electrical Wiring Regulations 2011, L.I. 2008.
Successful Candidate
After successfully passing through the stages of certification, candidates are issued with Certificate, Identity Card, Stamp and Installation Completion Certificates (Form A, B & Minor Works Form)
Training Institutions
Institutions and individuals who possess the qualifications, experience and facilities and are capable of training and preparing candidates for the written, practical and oral examinations (interviews) are invited to apply to the Energy Commission to be registered as trainers/training institutions of electrical wiring professionals.
ACCRA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
LOCATION OF FACILITY: WEIJA
CONTACT PERSON: ALFRED
CONTACT DETAILS: 0208879659
COURSE DURATION: 3 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: JANUARY AND AUGUST EVERY YEAR
BRITISH COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AND COMMERCE
LOCATION OF FACILITY: LAPAZ, ACCRA
CONTACT PERSON: NATHANIEL
CONTACT DETAILS: 0507712880/0261092133/0507231422
COURSE DURATION: MAXIMUM 1 MONTH
COMMENCEMENT: APRIL AND OCTOBER EVERY YEAR
KUMASI POLYTECHNIC
LOCATION OF FACILITY: KUMASI AMAKOM
CONTACT PERSON: OWUSU ACHEAMPONG KOFI
CONTACT DETAILS: 0243126387
COURSE DURATION: 3 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: FEBRUARY AND AUGUST
PREFOS LIMITED
LOCATION OF FACILITY: KUMASI
CONTACT PERSON: LYDIA
CONTACT DETAILS: 0322039956
COURSE DURATION: 3 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: JANUARY AND AUGUST EVERY YEAR
HO POLYTECHNIC
LOCATION OF FACILITY: HO
CONTACT PERSON: PATRICK KAGBETOR
CONTACT DETAILS: 0243311733
COURSE DURATION: 3 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: JANUARY AND AUGUST
DB BUILD ENGINEERING LTD.
LOCATION OF FACILITY: SPINTEX-TEMA
CONTACT PERSON: DIVINE OKUTU
CONTACT DETAILS: 0508917980
COURSE DURATION: 2 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: MARCH AND SEPTEMBER
ST. VITUS
LOCATION OF FACILITY: SUNYANI
CONTACT PERSON: MICHAEL DONO
CONTACT DETAILS: 0208140040
COURSE DURATION: 2 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: MARCH AND SEPTEMBER
COUNCIL FOR SCIENTIFIC AND INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH
LOCATION OF FACILITY: INSTITUTE OF INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH.
CONTACT PERSON: VIVIAN DADZIE
CONTACT DETAILS: 0206425738/0540330808
COURSE DURATION: 2 MONTHS
COMMENCEMENT: MARCH AND SEPTEMBER

All interested Institutions/Organisations who want to train individuals for the CEWP Examination should kindly download and fill the form below:

For further enquiries/assistance Contact Us info@energycom.gov.gh +233 (30) 281 3756 +233 (30) 293 8464