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This course is suitable for domestic installers and practicing electricians. It will show you the key elements to ensure safe external installations in both the home and commercial buildings.

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Special considerations are necessary when installing electrical cable and equipment outside. Fitting external electrical equipment involves working to strict wiring regulations and proper practices to avoid obvious dangers and a durable electrical installation. This course covers hands on training and practical demonstrations.

Of all the courses we offer, this subject is one of the most important when it comes to safety standards and the need to do the job right.



Why take this course?

External wiring covers anything from lighting, gate automation to water features; the list is endless and the kit you use is specialist and requires proper knowledge.

This short course is a mixture of theory and practical and is suitable for anyone carrying out electrical work external to the premises. Upon completion of this course you will have the knowledge, the skills and the confidence to successfully and safely, install electrical cable and accessories external to the property.

Who might benefit from this course ?

To name a few:

Auto Gate Installers

Landscape gardeners

Garage builders

Swimming pool Installers

Exterior Lighting installers and many more !

The harsh environment as well as contact with the ground means that correct choice and installation are imperative to achieve a safe installation.

External Wiring Course Content:

This short course is a mixture of theory and practical demonstrations.

Requirements of IEE Wiring Regulations and the Building Regulations

External influences

Selection of suitable cable

Termination of cables

Selection of suitable equipment

Methods of jointing cables and materials available

Burying of cables in the ground

Protection for safety of external cable and equipment



There is no formal assessments on this course.

Candidates will be awarded a TS4U certificate of achievement.




No books required.


London Gatwick, South East

Our head office centres redefine standards in training provision with 7,500 square metres of bright and spacious teaching areas. It’s a world away from the drafty warehouses that some competitors use! It is perfectly placed to deliver electrical course to students from Sussex, Surrey, Kent, London and all over the South East.

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