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Electrical installation at home made easy
While you prepare for your future in the electrical industry, it’s good to know there are solutions out there that will continue to support you in your career. One such service is ABB’s My World of Installation. Designed to make installations easier, the range of solutions and services in My World of Installation features everything you need for home applications, covering all levels of installation requirements. With this comprehensive package,…
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ABB Connect: an essential download for apprentices
Introduced in 2015, ABB’s mobile application ABB Connect puts a host of product information and the latest news at your fingertips – and, as an apprentice, anything that assists your learning journey and prepares you for your future career is to be welcomed! Here are five reasons apprentices should download ABB Connect today. User-friendly (and free!) Let’s start with the basics: it’s an easy-to-use, purpose-built app and has been designed…
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Keep an open mind
Don’t look backwards, the saying goes. You’re not going that way! writes Simon Johnson, Sales Engineer, Theben and KNX UK board member As an apprentice you are in the great position of being able to learn the theory and fundamentals of your trade in the classroom whilst picking up the necessary hands-on skills you need on the job. You need to have an eye for the future and be prepared.The…
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CCTV – installation and set-up
CCTV is everywhere – not least outside our homes. Electricians are key to their numbers increasing as they can fit and service electronic systems to detect intruders and control access to buildings. This video explains how easy it is to install today’s modern CCTV systems.  
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Home security
Learn about ESP’s Aperta access control systems, which not only address the security of homes when homeowners are in their premises but also when they are out. This video, hosted by Tony Cable, takes you through the Aperta Wi-Fi Door Station with Record Facility, its installation, and the technology behind the system.