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Whatever level of study you require, we can help. We provide courses from level 1 all the way up to the latest in electrical certifications required for professionals. 


Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations

Course Code: IS4337D (Daytime Course), IS4337HS (Home Study Course)


Course Duration


  • Daytime course - 4 days centre based training + additional 2 hours for on-screen examination


  • Additional centre based attendance for practical pre-assessment day where applicable


  • Additional 6 hours for centre based practical competence assessments (applies to all course delivery options)


  • Flexible study and training programme options available for those with busy lifestyles, fully supported learning using our 24/7 on-line professional learning resources, supplied EAL endorsed course books and personal tutorials with your own dedicated tutor






Important, please read!


We recommend a practical pre-assessment day in our training centre for candidates with limited previous experience of commissioning, inspection and testing (this is mandatory for candidates with no previous practical experience)



Who is this qualification for?


  • Prior achievement of a Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installation qualification (IET 17th Edition of the  Electrical Wiring Regulations BS 7671, version 2008, 2011 or 2015) is a requirement for course entry

      Please note: proof of prior achievement will be required before course commencement without exception


  • Both new and experienced electricians



Why take this course?


This course provides the knowledge, skills and qualifications to:



  • Initially verify, inspect, test, commission and certificate the full scope of new electrical installations



  • Improve employment and progression opportunities within the electrical industry



What is this qualification?


  • Professional qualification that provide evidence of competence to inspect and test the full scope of electrical installations


  • The most up-to-date qualification for initial verification and certification



What recognised qualification does this course provide?


  • EAL Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations (QCF)


The above qualification is the direct equivilent of the City & Guilds 2394 qualification and is equally recognised by all professional electrical industry organisations and bodies (e.g. Part P of the Building Regulations Accreditation Bodies)



What does it cover?


  • Safe isolation and Initial verification of electrical installations

  • Completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to being placed into service

  • Safe testing and commissioning of electrical installations

  • Testing requirements for circuits and installations before and after they are energised

  • Completion of electrical installation certificates, condition reports and schedules

  • Safety of systems and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning

  • Inspection of electrical installations prior to them being placed into service

  • Commissioning electrotechnical systems and equipment



How is the qualification assessed?

  • 1 x on-line multiple-choice examination


  • 4 x practical competence assessments


  • In the unlikely event that you do not achieve a positive examination or practical assessment result we will provide you with one further attempt free of charge!)



What will you need to provide?

  • IET 17th Edition of the Wiring Regulations BS 7671 (new 2015 yellow cover version)


  • IET Inspection and Testing Guidance Note 3 (new 2015 yellow cover and yellow band version)


  • Writing materials, calculator and suitable safety footwear for workshop sessions/assessment



How is this course delivered?

  • Daytime course - 4 days (9.00am to 4pm) delivered over two weeks

  • Additional 7 hours for practical competence assessments

  • Additional 2 hours for on-screen examination

  • Additional 6 hours for practical pre-assessment day where applicable


  • Flexible study and training programmes delivered to meet individual needs 


How much does this course cost?

  • Daytime course for qualified electricians with previous practical experience of inspection and testing -                  

       £695 (£100 deposit followed by 1 x £595 payment prior to course commencement)


  • Daytime course for electricians with no previous practical experience of inspection and testing -                 £834 including mandatory practical pre-assessment day (£100 deposit followed by 1 x £734 payment prior to course commencement


  • Flexible study programme for electricians with previous practical experience of inspection and testing -                

       £595 (£400 deposit followed by 1 x £195 payment prior to training centre attendance for examinations and   

       practical competence assessments)


  • Blended flexible study and training programme for electricians with no inspection and testing experience -

       £734 (£400 deposit followed by 1 x £334 payment prior to training centre attendance for examinations, practical

       pre-assessment day and practical competence assessments)


  • Optional Practical pre-assessment day for electricians with previous practical experience of inspection and testing -

       £139 (1 x £50 deposit followed by 1 x £89 payment prior to course commencement)


When does this course start?       

  • Daytime course commences November 2017 (commencement date to be confirmed - limited places available)

  • Flexible study and training programmes - available for immediate commencement   



Secure your place on one of our courses by using our online payment system.




Alternatively, you can contact us via telephone, email or simply drop-in to our training centre.


T: (01473) 714807




Find us

Unit 4 
The Quadrangle Centre

The Drift

Nacton Road





Book our flexible study programme and receive an additional

 free 2 hour training session

to develop practical competence


* Offer subject to payment of full course fee when booking








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