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Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations
BS7671: July 2018 (more commonly known as the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations!)

Course Codes:

IS7671EU18      e-learning update course

IS7671EF18      e-learning full course

IS7671U18       1-day update course*

IS7671D18       3-day full course*

IS7671B18       Blended 2.5-day full course combined with additional flexible study

IS7671FS18     Flexible study full course


* Please note: Candidates will be required to attend the centre on a further agreed date for the 2 hour final examination


Our 18th Edition courses continue to sell out fast!


Don't delay! Please use our contact page to forward a no obligation expression of interest or to join our ever growing reserve list or to secure your place on one of our next available 1-day and 3-day courses!


We are offering 5 course options as follows:


  • 24/7 e-learning update and full courses are now available on a stunning brand new dedicated 18th Edition platform, designed for delegates who prefer to study at their leisure, anytime, anywhere and on any device. Examination centres available nationwide! you simply choose where you would like to take the final examination. Click here to view


  • 1 day update in-centre is now available to delegates who have previously achieved the Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical installations BS 7671:2008 (2015) 3rd Amendment version or delegates who have achieved the Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation (or equivalent) post 2015.


  • 3 day full course in-centre is now available to delegates who have previously achieved a version of the IET Wiring Regulations qualification prior to 2015 and experienced electricians. 


  • 2.5 day course in-centre combined with additional flexible study will be available to delegates with limited electrical experience or new to the world of electrics. Fully supported flexible study element using our 24/7 on-line professional learning resources, traditional learning guide text book and tutor support.


  • Flexible study full course will be available to experienced electricians currently working in the electrical or associated industries and those with limited experience or new to the world of electrics . Fully supported learning using our 24/7 on-line professional learning resources, traditional learning guide text book and tutor support.


Further attendance at the centre will be required for the final 2 hour 60 question on-screen multiple

   choice examination, times and dates arranged on a flexible and mutually agreed basis.


Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is available to experienced electricians, operatives working in associated industries and those new to the world of electrics.


It's the must have qualification for every electrician, domestic installer, inspection and testing engineers. This qualification is suitable for those who either work  or do not currently work in the electrical industry, the only requirement is that you are over 18 years of age. 


Why take this course?

This is an essential industry standard qualification and seen as a 'must have' for those looking to improve their employment opportunities and choices within the electrical industry.


The qualification is a requirement for anyone looking to register with a competent persons scheme provider. It  also provides the opportunity for experienced electricians, domestic installlers and those currently working in associated industries to further develop current professional practice.


What is this qualification?

This is an industry standard, professional qualification that provides evidence of competence to navigate and interpret the latest regulations, this is the latest edition of the IET Requirements for Electrical Installations (more commonly known as the 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations).



What does it cover?


  • Part 1 – Scope, object and fundamental principles

  • Part 2 – Definitions BS7671

  • Part 3 – Assessment of general characteristics

  • Part 4 – Protection for safety

  • Part 5 – Selection and erection of equipment

  • Part 6 – Inspection and testing

  • Part 7 – Special installations or locations

  • Appendices 1 to 17


How is the qualification assessed?

Final assessment is through a centre controlled two hour 60 question on-line multiple choice examination (this is an open book examination that permits the use of BS7671:2018), please be aware that you will need to provide the centre with an acceptable form of photo identification before being permitted to sit the examination.


With the exception of e-learning, all course options will require delegates to successfully complete an in-centre two hour 60 question on-line muliple choice mock examination prior to attempting the final examination.


Please be aware that no update examination has been made available for those delegates who previously achieved the 17th Edition Amendment 3 qualification, all delegates will be required to complete the full examination.


What will you need to provide?

You will need to purchase a copy of the IET 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations publication (the new blue coloured 2018 version - ISBN 9781785611604) and provide your own calculator and writing materials. 


In addition, for those completing e-learning or flexible course option, you will need to provide a suitable device to access the provided on-line learning materials and resources. 


How much do these courses cost?

  • e-learning update course - £198

  • e-learning full course -  £395

  • 1-day update course - £234

  • 3-day full course - £495

  • 2.5-day full course with additional flexible study - £POA

  • Flexible Study course - £POA


When do these courses start?

e-learning update and full courses


1-day in-centre update course commencement dates:

  • Please contact us for next available dates


3-day in-centre full course commencement dates:

  • Please contact us for next available dates






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