Course Information

City & Guilds 2382-18: Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations 18th Edition BS7671

This qualification is primarily aimed at practising electricians with relevant experience and other allied professionals e.g. surveyors, consultants and other trades needing to update and enhance their understanding of the IET Regulations.


3 days

Scheduled Dates:

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Assessment Method:

Online Exam


Available on request

Course Aims

On the 1st July 2018 BS 7671:2018 came into force, replacing the previous version of the IET Wiring Regulations. From 1st January 2019 all electrical design, installation and inspection and testing work must comply with the latest version of the British Standard.

It is also suitable for anyone wishing to demonstrate an understanding of the IET 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.

Course Content

  • BS 7671: Status, application and international integration
  • Scope, object and fundamental principles
  • Definitions
  • General characteristics
  • Protection for safety
  • Selection and erection
  • Requirements for the inspection, testing and certification of electrical installations
  • Special installations and locations

This course is open to persons who are 16 years of age and over.

For those candidates who already hold the previous 17th Edition qualification (2382-15) there is a 1 Day course available which is an overview of the changes between the 17th and 18th edition followed by the full exam.

More details of this course are available here.

Upon completion of the course, successful delegates will receive a certificate.

This is an on-demand course, which can also be delivered on site. This course can also be delivered as a 4- day course. Please call our sales team for more details.

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