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18th Edition Wiring Regulations 2018 - REFRESHER (BS7671: 2018) training course

Course code: EL18-1  |  View training area

A 1 day training course designed to upgrade those who have previously completed a 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations (3rd amendment) course, to the latest IET Wiring Regulations standard.

Note: 

  • To be eligible for this course delegates must provide proof of 17th Edition 3rd amendment training; only a DTL attendance certificate or a City & Guilds 2382-15 certificate will be accepted.
  • Please note that all delegates will be required to take the full 18th Edition examination. DTL strongly recommend that, unless a delegate has recently undertaken a 17th Edition (3rd amendment) training course, they should attend the full 3 day 18th Edition course.

Read the full training overview

Please see below for our full training overview for the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations Refresher course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • Greater understanding and compliance with legislation.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Compliance with legislation
  • Better documentation, communication and enforcement of safe working procedures.

What you will learn

Upon successful completion of this course individuals will be conversant with the main changes that have been introduced into the Requirements for Electrical Installations (BS7671: 2018) 18th Edition Regulations.

Key learning points:

  • Changes to Part 1 Scope, object and fundamental principles.
  • Changes to Part 4 Protection for Safety (Chapters 41, 42 & 44, plus the new Chapter 46)
  • Changes to Part 5 Selection & Erection of Equipment (Chapters 52, 53, 54 & 55).
  • Changes to Part 6 Inspection & Testing (Chapter revisions).
  • Changes to Part 7 Special Installations & Other Locations (Sections 704, 708, 710, 721, 722, 730 & 753).
  • Changes to Appendices, including the new Appendix 17 – Energy Efficiency.

Note: Course duration and content may change once the full scope of the update is released. DTL strongly recommend that, unless a delegate has recently undertaken a 17th Edition (3rd amendment) training course, they should attend the full 3 day 18th Edition course.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under City and Guilds; the Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (BS7671: 2018) 18th Edition Regulations (2382-18).

How is this training delivered?

  • Delegates will receive half a day of theory training on the changes within the 18th Edition, followed by a 2-hour online, 60-question, multiple-choice examination and feedback session.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates should bring a calculator, a copy of BS7671 18th Edition Wiring Regulations and the On Site Guide.
  • Delegates can also bring with them any materials used by their employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

Note: Delegates may insert page tabs and highlight text within their own copies of BS7671:2018, but must not add additional notes, other than any issued by the IET as a Corrigendum. If additional notes are written in, then DTL is obliged to provide delegates with a ‘clean’, un-tabbed copy for the exam.

Course dates

Course code
EL18-1
Duration
1 day training course *
Price from
£175.00 inc. certification

* Course duration and content may change once the full scope of the update is released.

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