18th Edition Electrical Full Course

This course is designed to allow learners to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations BS7671: 2018.


Academic Year: 2023/24
Course Code: 10001
Campus: Downpatrick, Lisburn, Newtownards
Study Type: Part-Time
Education Level Further Education
Department: Electrical Installation

Available Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Downpatrick
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
Downpatrick
28/08/2023
Time: 18:00-21:30
Part-Time
Lisburn
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
Lisburn
28/08/2023
Time: 17:00-20:30
Part-Time
Newtownards
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
Newtownards
28/08/2023
Time: 17:30-21:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
28/08/2023
Time: 18:00-21:30
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Course Overview

This course has been designed to allow learners to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations. This qualification (or similar) maybe required for operatives wishing to join some Electrical Registration Bodies, Competent Person Schemes or the Microgeneration Scheme.

  • This qualification has been updated to cover the additional criteria in Amendment 2 (2022) of BS7671:2018 and is designed to promote Safety and Competence within the Electrotechnical Sector.

The objective of this qualification is for learners to demonstrate they know the scope, object and fundamental principles of BS7671, along with the definitions used within BS7671, how to assess the general characteristics of electrical installations and the requirements of protection for safety of electrical installations.

Assessment is 60 question (120 minutes) on-line assessment only.

You are working within the electrical or a related industry, and want to update occupational competence or/and continue your professional development.

The latest Edition of and Requirements of BS7671: 2018 – 2nd Amendment, The definitions used within BS7671, how to assess the general characteristics of electrical installations, the requirements of protection for safety of electrical installations, the requirements for selection and erection of equipment for electrical installations, the requirements of inspection and testing of electrical installations, and the requirements of special installations and locations as identified in BS7671.

The chance to enhance your knowledge in this field.  

There are clear pathways to electrical environmental qualifications from this course such as Electric Vehicle Charging, EESS Electrical Energy Storage Systems and Solar PV.

A copy of the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations. There are no formal pre-requisites to this qualification, but it is recommended that learners should have suitable knowledge of electrical theory and ideally be working within the electrical industry.

Available Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Downpatrick
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
Downpatrick
28/08/2023
Time: 18:00-21:30
Part-Time
Lisburn
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
Lisburn
28/08/2023
Time: 17:00-20:30
Part-Time
Newtownards
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00
Part-Time
Newtownards
28/08/2023
Time: 17:30-21:00
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
28/08/2023
Time: 18:00-21:30
Part-Time
SERC Professional Skills Centre
28/08/2023
Time: 09:00-17:00

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Available Sessions

Business Services Course

Funding may be available for this course, please contact us on BusinessServices@serc.ac.uk to discuss if you are eligible. Additional sessions may be available for this course throughout the year. Please contact us to discuss a start date that would be suitable for you.

We currently have sessions running in the following campuses:

Downpatrick (2) Lisburn (2) Newtownards (2) SERC Professional Skills Centre (2) Show All
Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee Apply or get more information
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001DD1A

Downpatrick

28/08/2023

Time: 09:00-17:00

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001DE1A

Downpatrick

28/08/2023

Time: 18:00-21:30

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001LD1A

Lisburn

28/08/2023

Time: 09:00-17:00

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001LE1A

Lisburn

28/08/2023

Time: 17:00-20:30

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001ND1A

Newtownards

28/08/2023

Time: 09:00-17:00

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001NE1A

Newtownards

28/08/2023

Time: 17:30-21:00

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001SE1A

SERC Professional Skills Centre

28/08/2023

Time: 18:00-21:30

20+ £365.00
PT
FE
18th Edition Electrical Full Course
Y10001SD1A

SERC Professional Skills Centre

28/08/2023

Time: 09:00-17:00

20+ £365.00

Please select a campus from the list above to view the available sessions.

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