JIB Preferred Training Providers

The training providers listed below are endorsed by the JIB as achieving some of the highest standards of training across the electrotechnical industry. They register their apprentices with the JIB in order to receive a great package of benefits, including ECS cards at every stage of their training, employment support, funding and other discounts.

Banham Academy Limited

20 Thornsett Road
London, SW18 4EF
020 7622 5151
Based in Earlsfield, London, and at Pride Park, Derby. We have modern purpose-built premises featuring workshops, classrooms and e-learning facilities.We are the leading specialist provider for apprenticeship training in the fire and security systems sector in England. Our trainers are industry specialists that have built up a reputation for delivering high quality training with outstanding results. A growing number of employers are putting their trust in the academy to deliver the required skills to meet the future needs of their business.

Birmingham Electrical Training

34 Brearley Street
Birmingham, B19 3NR
0121 616 0700
Birmingham Electrical Training is an electrical apprentice training provider which provides employment. BET and its staff have a commitment to providing the best quality training for the next generation of local and national electricians by uniquely providing electrical apprenticeships that are the recognised form of entry into the electrical industry. BET is a C&G accredited centre and Ofsted rated “Good”.

Blackpool & The Fylde College

Ashfield Road
Blackpool, FY2 0HB
Blackpool and The Fylde College academic standards are among the best in the sector and for the sixth year running we have been ranked in the top 3% of further education colleges in England. Our wide range of construction programmes are underpinned by excellent employer relationships, which support programme design and delivery through industry placements and the opportunity to work on local large-scale infrastructure projects. At a time of skills shortages in the UK we work closely with industry to co-create technical and professional education and training, which develops the skills, knowledge, and attributes that employers need to drive their businesses forward and provides you with rich employment opportunities.

The Focus Training Group

DCET House, Yeoford Way
Matford Business Park
Exeter, Devon, EX2 8LB
01392 829 100
As a specialist training provider, The Focus Training Group (formerly known as DCET Training) have a long-established reputation with employers for delivering excellence through best practices, Focus Training enjoys consistent repeat business from a portfolio of loyal clients who regard them as a trusted provider.
The training facilities are specifically designed to offer learners the opportunity to explore, learn and apply all aspects of the industry in an ambient, controlled environment, under the tutelage of highly experienced, dedicated staff. Focus Training is a member of the ECA, is a registered Training Provider for the City & Guilds, EAL, NICEIC, ECS, and is a licensed NET AM2 centre.

Group Horizon Ltd

G24 The Avenues, Eleventh Avenue North,
Team Valley
Gateshead, NE11 0NJ
0191 4977 722
Founded in 2008, Group Horizon was set up to offer a specialist range of training and workforce development programmes. Group Horizon are a national training provider offering Apprenticeships, Functional Skills and Workforce Development Programmes. Our fully accredited qualifications are delivered by our specialist assessors who each bring a wealth of experience in their chosen field. Group Horizon invest heavily in research and curriculum development to ensure that all our programmes are delivered up to date and relevant to employers needs and the jobs market to ensure the best support for the professional journey. We also have a proven track record of developing new and innovative provision in a range of subject areas.


Stafford House, 120-122 High Street
Kent, BR6 0JS
0800 085 2308
Established over 30 years ago, JTL is the leading training provider to the building services engineering sector, providing high quality, work-based learning across over 100 centres in England and Wales, including the provision of apprenticeships, traineeships and professional short courses. We work with around 3,500 businesses annually, ranging from sole traders to multi-nationals. We train more apprentices than anyone else in the building services engineering sector – around 8,000 mainly young people in the apprenticeship disciplines of electrical, plumbing, heating and ventilating, and engineering maintenance.


Unit 12-13, Camphill Industrial Estate,
West Byfleet
Surrey, KT14 6EW
01932 341416
MITSkills is an award-winning national training provider, specialising in work-based learning: Apprenticeships, Pre-Apprenticeships, Traineeships and Study Programmes. We work with employers, colleges, universities, charities and councils to provide learners and the unemployed with the skills they need, no matter the trade. With many years of experience in education and the employment industry, we continually strive to support young people with our expertise. MITSKILLS is rated as a good provider by Ofsted, with a successful track record of delivering standalone electrical NVQ awards, 18th edition, inspection and testing and Apprenticeships. MITskills also have an approved AM2 (S) Centre.

NETA Training Trust

Pennine Avenue, North Tees Industrial Estate,
Portrack Lane
Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 2RJ
01642 616 936
NETA Training Group was founded in 1975 to provide technical training service to local engineering, offshore and petrochemical industries. We have grown significantly in our provision and cover a diverse range of sectors including renewable energy, drilling and well-completion, gas, health, safety & environment, scaffolding and mechanical jointing techniques. We work with large multi-national companies especially on Apprenticeships, Industrial Safety, Supervisory and Skills Development and up-skilling. We seek to continuously improve the range and quality of our training and assessment to meet the needs of valued clients and the local economy. More than 5000 individuals successfully attend one of our courses every year. NETA Training Group is fully accredited with awarding bodies such as City & Guilds, CITB, ECITB, RTITB, LEEA, Lloyds, LOGIC, JTL and NET. Our clients can be confident they are receiving the most up-to-date, industry-focused skills. Most of our training takes place at our two dedicated centres but we offer our services at clients sites internationally. We pride ourselves on responsiveness to our clients’ requirements and this ability to react instinctively has enabled our continued success over the past 40 years.

Skills for Security Limited

Suite 7 3rd Floor, The Outset
Bank Quay House, Sankey Street
Warrington, Cheshire, WA1 1NN
01905 744 000
Skills for Security is a not-for-profit, national training provider with Technical Training Centres in Warrington, Watford, Birmingham, Oxford & Wishaw. The leading Apprenticeship Training Provider in the UK we are proud to play a key role in Apprenticeship Training across the Electronic Fire & Security sector; through a range of mixed delivery methods. Our links with individuals, employers and stakeholders are at the very heart of what we do. We aim to strengthen and develop these relationships and the services we offer and become the nationally renowned Centre of Excellence for High-Quality Learning, Teaching and Employer Engagement.