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18th Edition Wiring Regulations (2382)

£495 + VAT
3 Days
York,   Slough,   Falkirk and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds course will enable you to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of the IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition known as BS7671:2018 Requirements for Electrical Installations.

This course is also available as a bespoke onsite event. Please contact us for more information.
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at those involved with the design, installation or testing of electrical installations in accordance with the 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to BS7671(2018) Part 1 Scope, Objects and Fundamental Principles, Part 2 Definitions
  • Part 3 Assessment of General Characteristics
  • Part 3 Assessment of General Characteristics
  • Part 4 Protection for Safety
  • Part 4 Continuation
  • Part 5 Selection and Erection of Equipment
  • Part 6 Inspection and Testing
  • Part 7 Special Installations or Location
  • Appendices
  • Mock Exam
  • Mock Exam Continuation
  • Exam
  • Scope, object and fundamental principles of BS7671:2018
  • Electrical definitions
  • Assessment of general characteristics
  • Requirements of protection for electrical safety
  • Selection and erection of equipment
  • Electrical inspection and testing
  • Special installations or locations
  • Use of the information within BS7671:2018 appendices
  • Assessment includes a two hour online multiple-choice exam
  • Energy efficiency
  • Protection against fire - installation of arc fault detection devices (AFDDs)
  • Protection against transient over voltage
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
Photographic ID - This can be in the form of: Passport, Driving Licence, CSCS Card, Work ID Card, Trade Union Card, Proof of Age Card
Books / Manuals - You are permitted to bring the following book into the exam: IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition (BS7671:2018) Blue Book (we can provide working copies for use during the course)

Course Training Team


Kevin Burbidge

Electrical Installations Training Manager

Kevin has over 30 years experience in the electrical industry.He specialises in electrical high and low voltage training courses including electrical installation testing and authorised person training. Read More...

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Customer Questions

Q: What tools are required for this course?
A: No tools will be required for this course as it is classroom based.
Q: Are there any practical elements to this course?
A: This course is classroom and theory based.
Q: Does the price of this course include the regulations book?
A: The price of the course includes a provision of the regulations book for the 3 day duration. Copies of the book are available to purchase through PPL Training and these can be posted out prior to the course.
Q: Do you provide a 1 day 18th edition wiring regulations course?
A: Unfortunately we are unable to provide a 1 day 18th edition wiring regulations course due to our in-depth approach to both the training and its materials. With this method we can cover the topic in more depth ensuring a complete understanding of the 18th edition and how it will affect your day to day work.
Q: Can I use ELCAS to pay towards the 18th edition course?
A: Yes, we offer the ability to use ELCAS to help fund your 18th edition training.
Q: Do you offer an online 18th edition course?
A: Unfortunately, we do not offer an online 18th edition course. Instead we focus on our in-centre 3 day complete course which offers a more engaging environment that is essential for a thorough understanding of these essential regulations.
Q: Is the 18th edition a legal requirement?
A: The BS 7671, 18th Edition is a legal requirement for anyone working in the electrical industry on jobs that cover the design, erection and verification of electrical installations, as-well as any additions or alterations to existing installations.
Q: Why do I need to do the 18th Edition?
A: The 18th edition is legally required for anyone working within the electrical environment. It also provides you with the skills, knowledge and competencies needed for further skill and career development.
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Upcoming Course Dates
Tuesday, 20th April 2021
End date: Thursday, 22nd April 2021
Tuesday, 22nd June 2021
End date: Thursday, 24th June 2021
Tuesday, 6th July 2021
End date: Thursday, 8th July 2021
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End date: Thursday, 5th August 2021
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End date: Thursday, 12th August 2021

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