Course Information

Electrical Duty Holders – A City & Guilds Assured Programme

This course is aimed at those who have been informed or those who are aware that they have responsibility under Regulation 3 of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989. The course is suitable for both electrical and non-electrical persons.
Electrical duty holder course


1 day

Scheduled Dates:

6 June 2022

Assessment Method:

Assessment Paper


Available on requst

Course Aims

The aim of this course is to introduce the role of Duty Holders under the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and what this means to the individual.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course you should be able to:

  • Identify the basic principles of electrical safety and how they are achieved
  • Discuss the key areas of legislation, who enforces them and what guidance is available
  • Identify who is a Duty Holder
  • Establish ways of keeping electrical systems safe through maintenance
  • Establish ways of keeping electrical systems safe through safe systems of work
  • Maintain safe electrical systems through use of competent persons and the need for correct design

Course Content

  • Competence and Authorisations
  • Contractors and Maintenance
  • Electrical Safety and Regulations
  • Electricity Risks
  • Health and Safety
  • Sanctions and Permits

Delegates attending the course must be 18 years of age or older. There are no formal entry requirements; however, candidates are expected to have a basic understanding of electricity.

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

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

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