SELECT



Darrell Matthews replaces Newell McGuiness as SELECT MD

Representative organisations’ specialist Darrell Matthews has been appointed by SELECT, as its n ...

Published 2 July 2018

SELECT calls for more stringent controls on electrical safety in privately rented accommodation

The campaigning body for Scotland’s electrotechnical trade industry has called for more stringen ...

Published 27 June 2018

UK’s biggest union supports call for protection of title for electricians

Representatives of both employers and employees have come together in Scotland to press the case w ...

Published 6 June 2018

New committee to ensure training excellence remains at forefront of electrical industry

Scotland’s campaigning electrical trade association has established a new training regime aimed ...

Published 31 May 2018

New categories introduced as SELECT prepares for 2018 industry awards

The chance of a prestigious prize at the most exciting night of the year for Scotland's electrical ...

Published 10 May 2018

Campaign for recognition of professional electricians raised at Holyrood

A campaign to ensure that every genuine electrician in Scotland is recognised as a regulated profe ...

Published 21 March 2018

SELECT delivers ‘vital’ training to building standards verification staff

The campaigning body for the electrotechnical trade in Scotland is delivering awareness training to ...

Published 21 February 2018

Trade body demands lower Project Bank Accounts threshold in wake of Carillion collapse

The wave of uncertainty which rocked the construction industry in the wake of the collapse of indu ...

Published 15 February 2018

Darrell Matthews to succeed Newell McGuinness as SELECT MD

Scotland’s electrotechnical trade organisation SELECT has appointed Darrell Matthews as its new ...

Published 22 January 2018

SELECT campaign for official recognition boosted by new government working group

An influential working group has been established in the Scottish Government to look into “Prote ...

Published 18 December 2017

SELECT launches new series of technical videos to reach out to electrical profession

The campaigning body for the electrotechnical trade in Scotland has built on the resounding succes ...

Published 14 December 2017

SELECT welcomes building standards review and calls for mandatory use of approved certifier schemes

The campaigning body for Scotland’s electrotechnical trade has called on the Scottish Government ...

Published 15 November 2017

Scottish electrical apprenticeship numbers rise to nearly pre-recession heights

An air of confidence in Scotland's electrical sector has led to the fifth year-on-year increase in ...

Published 31 October 2017

Lifetime Achievement Award for renowned UK construction expert at SELECT ceremony

One of the outstanding figures in British industry has been given a Lifetime Achievement Award by ...

Published 19 October 2017

Ministers urged to act over Scotland’s 2,000 ‘unqualified’ electricians

Up to 2,000 unqualified electrical businesses are potentially putting the safety of the Scottish p ...

Published 12 September 2017