Key facts at a glance
Full Course Title: Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671: 2008 (2382-12)
Entry Requirements for this 17th Edition Course
There are no formal entry requirements for candidates undertaking this 17th Edition qualification. However, centres must ensure that candidates have the potential and opportunity to successfully gain the qualification. It is expected that candidates will have basic knowledge of electrical installation.
This course is suitable for practising electricians, domestic installers and other allied professionals as stated above. The City & Guilds 2382 - 12 may also be suitable for anyone requiring an understanding of BS 7671 (17th Edition regs), although prior knowledge in basic electrical science is useful.
Why take this course?
Every practicing electrician should be up to date with the latest 17th Edition Wiring Regulations. It is possibly the most important course we offer and one of the most popular. Being up to date with the latest wiring regulations is a common requirement for anyone looking to register on a competent persons or approved contractor scheme.
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 (Green 17th edition book).
We offer a 100% money back guarantee on our 17th Edition courses and have an average 98% pass rate.
City & Guilds 2382 - 12 Course Content:
The course consists of classroom instruction and culminates in a multiple choice online test covering the underpinning knowledge relating to the content and application of BS 7671 17th Edition.
The exam is 'open book', which means that during the two hour exam you will be able to refer to the 17th edition book.
There are eight units that make up the course relating to Parts 1-7 and the Appendices of BS 7671:2008:
Scope, object and fundamental principles.
Assessment of general characteristics
Protection for safety
Selection and erection of equipment
Inspection and testing
Special installations or locations
The course includes the latest amendments including:
Operating and Maintenance Gangways
17th Edition Text Books Required:
Requirements for electrical Installations 17th Edition ISBN No. 978-1849192699 (The Green Book)
Course Code: TS4U-821
After completing this qualification we recommend:
Updating from 16th Edition with 17th Edition Courses
Up until the 31st December 2011 you could take a 1 day 17th Edition update Course if you already held the 16th edition certificate. However this course has been discontinued by City & Guilds in 2012 and as such the 3 day course is now the only way to be completely up to date.
About Older 17th Edition Courses
Please note that the City & Guilds 2382-10 and 2382-20 courses have been discontinued. This 2382-12 is now the most up to date 17th edition course you can take.