Why take the City & Guilds 2395 Inspection & Testing Course?


This qualification is designed for those experienced or recently trained in electrical installation, who want to enter the profitable area of periodic Inspection and Testing.

This 2395 course teaches candidates to inspect and test existing installations. This will be an invaluable qualification for those looking to supply this service in either a domestic or commercial setting.

** From November 2016 you will be able to take an online short answer exam with this course with no pre-registration required**

Want JIB grading? Check out our 2394/2395 package

Full Course Title: Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2395-01)

Course overview

Entry Requirements / Who’s it for?

This 2395 qualification is ideal for existing contractors who already have knowledge of inspection and testing. Ideally you will have previous experience and/or already completed one of the following courses:

If you have existing knowledge of inspection and testing and are unsure if you are eligible for this course please speak with our course advisors on 01293 529777 for more information.

Why take this 2395 inspection and testing course?

This is the latest most up to date inspection and testing course from City & Guilds. Following this new 2395 course you will be able to inspect and test a range of installations in both domestic and commercial settings and most importantly this will allow you test and inspect existing installations carried out by other domestic installers or electricians.

Even for an experienced electrician Inspection and Testing can be a difficult subject, however on the City and Guilds 2395 Inspection and testing course we will ensure the subject is demystified giving you the best chance of gaining the latest qualification to demonstrate your competency.

As a specialist electrical training company we have many years solid experience in delivering a range of City & Guilds electrical courses
This is an essential skill for any electrical installer.

Course Content

The course content is the same as these courses:

The C&G 2394 & 2395 courses share so much content that we simply run them as one course. The only difference with this 2395 qualification is that you will only take the assessments for the 2395 course. You can then at a later stage simply pay and book your C&G 2394 assessments should you wish however usually most people will have completed their C&G 2394 qualification before the C&G 2395. You may want to book:

This is a level 3 qualification, however for candidates with limited electrical experience you may want to consider our City & Guilds 2392-10 Inspection & Testing course.


All our training takes place between Monday to Friday. The main course lasts 5 days with 1 online short answer exam taking place the following week after the course has finished. For online short answer exams there is no latest booking date or set exam dates. 

You will be assessed in 3 ways; one online multiple choice exam, one written paper and also a practical assessment. These break down as follows:

  • 1 Online Multiple Choice (1.2 Hours)
  • 1 Online Short Answer Exam (2 Hours)
  • 1 Practical Assessment (3 Hours)

** Practical Assessments will be booked in once you have pass your paper exams

Please note that you must bring photographic ID such as a passport or driving license with you in order to sit the assessments on this course

Course Start Dates

All our training takes place between Monday to Friday. The course last 5 days with written exams taking place on set dates by City & Guilds. You must return after the 5 days to take your exams.

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