Smart Metering

Smart Metering

At Universal Skills Group, we have a Utilities Academy in all of our training centres. Utilities Academy is a dedicated Smart Metering training facility. Utilities Academies have now trained over a thousand dual fuel Smart Metering engineers through our managed learning programmes and apprenticeships. We are offering Smart Metering training courses and apprenticeships right now.

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Smart Metering Offerings

We are offering Smart Metering apprenticeships and full-time courses right now! We ensure you have all the skills and knowledge required to become a dual fuel smart metering installer. We include support throughout your Smart Metering journey both in and out of the centre, with our industry leading facilities, tutors and online video support platform.

For individuals self-funding their training, we guarantee a work placement, so you can get hands-on field experience with a local smart metering engineer, enabling you to build a portfolio of evidence to successfully complete your training. 

For businesses, Utilities Academy manage the entire process for our employer’s, supporting them to register on digital apprenticeship service to support in uploading the learners and accessing the Levy.

There are no age restrictions for apprenticeships, and if you have the right to live and work in the UK, you could be training in one of our industry leading centres in the very near future!

If you'd like to become a Smart Metering installer or want to find out more information visit the Utilities Academy website.

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Now Offering SMETS 2 Training

Utilities Academy is now offering SMETS 2 Training, you can upskill your entire field workforce with us, our smart metering experts are fully accredited to deliver both the Arqiva and Telefonica training courses, to find out more information visit the Utilities Academy website or email:

Utilities Academy History

Utilities Academy was the UK’s first dedicated Smart Metering training facility, where in 2016 we won training provider of the year in the ‘THINK POWER’ awards, we continue to develop our training staff and improve our facilities in line with any changes to the Smart Metering industry.