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City and Guilds 2391-50: Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations training course

Course code: ME91a  |  View the training area

Course overview

A 4 day training course aimed at practising electricians who have not carried out inspection and testing since qualifying or who require some update of training before going on to other City & Guilds qualifications. The qualification is also suitable for those with limited experience of initial inspection of electrical installations, such as those entering the industry from other engineering disciplines or who have been working in allied trades.

City and Guilds 2391-50: Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations

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Benefits of attending for the learner

  • It allows candidates to prepare for the initial verification of electrical installation work.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • The qualification is endorsed by the Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET).
  • Successful candidates will be able to carry out and certify all new electrical installation work, including major and minor alterations, and additions to existing electrical systems.

What you will learn

  • Understand the requirements for initial verification of electrical installations.
  • Understand safety management procedures when undertaking initial verification.
  • Understand the requirements for the initial inspection of an electrical installation.
  • Understand the requirements for testing electrical installations at initial verification.
  • Perform inspection and testing of electrical installation.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Initial Verification of Electrical Installations (2391-50).

How is this training delivered?

  • Unit 500: The initial verification of electrical installations (Two Practical Assignments - Tasks A and B).
  • Unit 050: The initial verification of electrical installations (Online multiple-choice exam).

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Learners are required to have one copy each of the latest versions of the following:
    • BS7671 - The IET Wiring Regulations.
    • IET Guidance Note 3.
    • IET On-Site Guide.
  • Proof of ID - photocard such as driving licence, JIB Grade Card, ECS Card, etc.
  • Scientific Calculator (non-programmable).
  • Test Instruments relevant to the course, including multifunction testers - Develop Training have instruments for you to use, but you may bring your own if desired. Please ensure they have a current calibration certificate and comply with current requirements.

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