Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671:2018

Level 1 Diploma
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Trafford College


Stretford Campus

Course Overview

This qualification ensures that you are up-to-date with the latest industry regulation on wiring and the safe use and operation of electrical equipment and systems. It covers the 18th edition of the IET Wiring Regulations, which came into force in June 2018. These regulations are recognised by the British Standards Institute as a British Standard (BS7671).

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Open to qualified Electricians with knowledge and understanding of electrical theory and science principles.

If you’re a practicing electrician, you must comply with the regulations for electrical work, this qualification is designed to provide those seeking progression in their career with the opportunity to develop the skills necessary to carry out job roles and responsibilities associated with the Electrotechnical industry.

1 Understand the scope, object and fundamental principles of BS7671
2 Understand the definitions used within BS7671
3 Understand how to assess the general characteristics of electrical installations
4 Understand requirements of Protection for safety for electrical installations
5 Understand the requirements for Selection and erection of equipment for electrical installations
6. Understand the requirements of Inspection and testing of electrical installations
7. Understand the requirements of special installations or locations as identified in BS 7671
8 Understand the information contained within the appendices of BS7671

City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Initial Verification (2391-50)
City & Guilds Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection (2391-51)
City & Guilds Level 3 Award in Inspection and Testing (2391-52)


Assessment consists of one 60 question, online multiple choice exam

The Tuition fee for this course is £150.00 You may be eligible for a full fee remission if you are in receipt of certain benefits or earning less than £20,888 per annum (if residing within Greater Manchester)

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