18th edition course
This is an upgrade to and will replace, the already existing City & Guilds 17th Edition Wiring Regulations all subsequent amendments.
The 18th edition course is an online short course aimed at anyone involved in the design, construction and inspection and testing of electrical systems, also a nationally recognised ‘must have’ qualification for companies seeking to recruit electricians. It is intended to introduce the candidate to a working knowledge of the Wiring Regulations along with a brief overview of the Electricity at Work Regulations covering their statutory duties. Previous knowledge of the regulations is not assumed, however, a fundamental knowledge of electrical principles is assumed.
Please be aware that the Wiring Regulations course is not designed to teach you every regulation in the book but it will teach you the best practices on how the reference the latest regulations as you would on the job. As such key topics currently covered on the 17th Edition will still be included. It includes Amendment 1 to BS 7671:2018.
The examination is a 2 hour multiple choice, open book PC based examination with instant results.
The course cost includes examination entry fees.
The content of the course is produced in a series of ‘micro learning’ activities (around 4 – 5 minutes in length) and will be available both online and offline via a mobile application. Assessment of knowledge will be a regular feature within the course – ensuring that learners fully understand how to navigate and interpret the Wiring Regulations in their updated form.
All candidates will have access to tutor support via phone & email when needed as part of the course.
As part of the course, learners will have access to three practice examination tests in order to prepare for the City and Guilds 2382:18 examination. A certificate of completion is issued upon finishing the course which can then be presented to your local assessment centre in order to take the exam.
Once you have purchased the course one of our advisors will be in touch with your login details and how to access the course.
You will study the latest standard of the IET wiring regulations, including essential subjects such as safety, selection and erection of electrical equipment.
There are 7 key modules and current amendments:
Section 1 – Scope, Object and Fundamentals
Section 2 – Definitions
Section 3 – Assessment of general characteristics
Section 4 – Protection for Safety
Section 5 – Selection and Erection of equipment
Section 6 – Inspection & Testing
Section 7 – Special Installations or locations
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This course does include the latest amendments such as:
- Electromagnetic Disturbance
- Surge Protection
- Medical locations
- Operating and Maintenance Gangways
This online course will show, teach and perfect you on how to reference and use the book for situations that you will encounter while working in the field.
IET Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2018).