The 18th edition of the Wiring Regulations came into effect on 1 July 2018, with full implementation 1stJanuary 2019, featuring many significant changes since the last edition.
The 18th Edition changes mean that all commercial, domestic and industrial wiring installations must be designed, constructed, inspected, tested and certified to meet the requirements of BS 7671:2018
This four-day course is suitable for practicing Electricians who need to update from earlier editions of the wiring regulations, or for newly qualified Electricians who require the qualification to prove competence. Alternatively, this course applies to others who are in a similar trades or supervisory roles, and have some electrical experience or knowledge, such as Plumbing and Heating Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Design Engineers, Engineering Supervisors or Managers.
Course content: –
- Scope, object and fundamental principles
- Assessment of general characteristics
- Protection for safety
- Selection and erection of equipment
- Inspection and testing
- Special installations or locations
- Energy efficiency
- Practice exam papers.
- Online exam (open book) with results immediately upon completion.
In order to complete the course and exam, the candidate MUST have their own copy of BS7671 (2018) and a non-programmable calculator.
Candidates will also need to provide photo ID prior to taking the exam.