City & Guilds 17th Edition IET Wiring Regulations
Refrence: 2382-15
Price: £430
Duration: 2 days including e-Volve Online Assessment

Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (BS7671:January 2008)

The aim of this unit is to enable the candidate to demonstrate that they are conversant with the IEE Wiring Regulations BS 7671:2008.

Objective: This qualification is primarily aimed at practicing electricians with relevant experience and other allied professionals e.g. electrical engineers, contracts managers, designers, consultants, surveyors, and other related trades needing to update and enhance their understanding of IEE Wiring Regulations. It may also be suitable for anyone requiring an understanding of BS 7671, although prior knowledge in basic electrical science will be required. It is intended to ensure that on completion individuals are conversant with the format, content and the application of the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671:2008 (17th edition).

Approach to the Course and Assessment: This unit will be assessed by a multiple choice online test covering the underpinning knowledge relating to the content and application of BS 7671.

Course Content: There are eight units making up the course relating to Parts 1-7 and the Appendices of BS 7671:2008:

  • Scope, object and fundamental principles
  • Definitions
  • Assessment of general characteristics
  • Protection for safety
  • Selection and erection of equipment
  • Inspection and testing
  • Special installations or locations
  • Appendices

What you need to bring

Please bring photo ID


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for candidates undertaking this qualification. However, Hornbill will ensure that candidates have the potential and opportunity to successfully gain the qualification. It is expected that candidates will have basic knowledge of electrical science.

Candidates are required to supply their own copy of the BS7671 for the course and exam. BS7671 can be purchased through Hornbill at IET prices prior to the course start date.


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