18th Edition Wiring Regulations Course
One Day Update Course
WHO SHOULD ATTEND THIS COURSE?
The 18th Edition wiring regulations course is for anyone wishing to carry out electrical work either as an electrician or any other trade where electrical work is required.
WHAT DO I NEED TO TAKE THIS COURSE?
This 18th Edition Update Course is limited to candidates who already hold the 17th Edition Amendment 3 qualification. They must have qulaified since July 2015.
Further to this, it is a requirement that any candidate opting to take this course has a thourough and in depth knowledge of the 17th editin wiring regulations.
HOW LONG IS THE COURSE?
The 18th edition update course is One day duration, with the Full City & Guilds exam taking place on the day. The exam for this course is the same exam as that for the 3 day course. Non of the accrediting bodies do an update exam, hence the requirement for an in depth knowledge of the wiring regulations.
It is a legal requirement under the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 and is advised by BS7671:2008 to Amendment 1:2011 that any person carrying out electrical work in the U.K. must be competent to do so.
All electrical governing bodies will require all members to hold the BS7671:2008 18th Edition Wiring Regulations qualification in order to gain or hold existing memberships.
The Qualification taught by WMD are amongst the most recognized qualifications in the world. Our pass rate for the 17th edition course is 99%.
PLEASE NOTE: ONLY CHANGES FROM THE 17TH EDITION WILL BE TAUGHT
PLACING THE ONUS ON YOU TO ENSURE YOU ARE FULLY PREPARED FOR THIS COURSE BY PRE STUDYING THE 17TH EDITION WIRING REGULATIONS
• Scope, object and fundamental principles.
• Assessment of general characteristics
• Protection for safety
• Selection and erection of equipment
• Inspection and testing
• Special installations or locations
• Including the new sections:
• Electromagnetic Disturbance
• Surge Protection
• Medical locations
• Operating and Maintenance Gangways