COVID-19 | GUIDANCE FOR CONTRACTORS | Frequently Asked Questions


LAST UPDATED: 1st April 2022

We continue to monitor and review the latest government, HSE and NHS guidance on dealing with and preventing the spread of coronavirus. 

The safety of our customers, staff and wider community is our number one priority. Our business continuity planning is continuously evolving, but to explain how we’re working to support our customers, we’ve answered some frequently asked questions.

If you have further questions, do please contact our customer services team on 0333 015 6625 or email


I have an assessment booked, will it still be taking place

Yes. Your area engineer will be in contact to establish which method is best suited to your needs.  
Are application assessments still taking place? Yes - In light of the latest government advice, we are able to take new application and book your application assessments but this MUST include a face-to-face assessments.  Please contact 0333  015 6625  or email if you have any queries. 
I do not have an assessment booked can I make a new booking at this time? 
Yes - The process for booking assessments remains unchanged, please contact scheduling via or
I have an assessment booked but I am unwell or am self-isolating will I be charged if I need to re-schedule?  No - there will be no charges incurred should you need to re-schedule due to COVID-19 related illness or reasons.


Are NICEIC and ELECSA Events going ahead?
We have decided to cancel all face-to-face events for 2021. However, we are running a series of free CPD accredited technical webinars.    These webinars can also be watched on demand via your NICEIC or Elecsa customer portal.


I have placed an order on the NICEIC shop - will it still be delivered?
We appreciate that this is an unsettling and worrying time for our customers and appreciate your cooperation and patience. As the situation changes on a daily basis, our shop will provide updates that may impact our availability and deliveries. Click here for more info.

If you have further questions, please contact our customer services team on 0333 015 6625 or email