Our Centres in York and Slough Are Open. Dates for 2021 Are Now Available.
Please call 0333 121 1215 or email info@ppltraining.co.uk

18th Edition Wiring Regulations (2382)

£480 + VAT
3 Days
York,   Slough and On-site.
Course Overview
This City & Guilds course will enable you to demonstrate a detailed knowledge of the IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition known as BS7671:2018 Requirements for Electrical Installations.

This course is also available as a bespoke onsite event. Please contact us for more information.
Electrical Tools Close Up Blue Background
Main Switch and Other Tools Close up
Electrical Board Classroom Slough
Electrical Testing With Delegate and Screwdriver
Who is This Course For?
This course is aimed at those involved with the design, installation or testing of electrical installations in accordance with the 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations.
Day Morning Afternoon
  • Course Introduction
  • Introduction to BS7671(2018) Part 1 Scope, Objects and Fundamental Principles, Part 2 Definitions
  • Part 3 Assessment of General Characteristics
  • Part 3 Assessment of General Characteristics
  • Part 4 Protection for Safety
  • Part 4 Continuation
  • Part 5 Selection and Erection of Equipment
  • Part 6 Inspection and Testing
  • Part 7 Special Installations or Location
  • Appendices
  • Mock Exam
  • Mock Exam Continuation
  • Exam
  • Scope, object and fundamental principles of BS7671:2018
  • Electrical definitions
  • Assessment of general characteristics
  • Requirements of protection for electrical safety
  • Selection and erection of equipment
  • Electrical inspection and testing
  • Special installations or locations
  • Use of the information within BS7671:2018 appendices
  • Assessment includes a two hour online multiple-choice exam
  • Energy efficiency
  • Protection against fire - installation of arc fault detection devices (AFDDs)
  • Protection against transient over voltage
Prior to attending this course we recommend you have the following:
Photographic ID - This can be in the form of: Passport, Driving Licence, CSCS Card, Work ID Card, Trade Union Card, Proof of Age Card
Books / Manuals - You are permitted to bring the following book into the exam: IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition (BS7671:2018) Blue Book (we can provide working copies for use during the course)

Course Training Team


Kevin Burbidge

Electrical Installations Training Manager

Kevin has over 30 years experience in the electrical industry.He specialises in electrical high and low voltage training courses including electrical installation testing and authorised person training. Read More...

kevin-burbidge bob-skilton james-stevenson ron-hayden Glenn-Lambert

Customer Questions

Q: What tools are required for this course?
A: No tools will be required for this course as it is classroom based.
Q: Are there any practical elements to this course?
A: This course is classroom and theory based.
Q: Does the price of this course include the regulations book?
A: The price of the course includes a provision of the regulations book for the 3 day duration. Copies of the book are available to purchase through PPL Training and these can be posted out prior to the course.
Q: Do you provide a 1 day 18th edition wiring regulations course?
A: Unfortunately we are unable to provide a 1 day 18th edition wiring regulations course due to our in-depth approach to both the training and its materials. With this method we can cover the topic in more depth ensuring a complete understanding of the 18th edition and how it will affect your day to day work.
Q: Can I use ELCAS to pay towards the 18th edition course?
A: Yes, we offer the ability to use ELCAS to help fund your 18th edition training.
Q: Do you offer an online 18th edition course?
A: Unfortunately, we do not offer an online 18th edition course. Instead we focus on our in-centre 3 day complete course which offers a more engaging environment that is essential for a thorough understanding of these essential regulations.
Q: Is the 18th edition a legal requirement?
A: The BS 7671, 18th Edition is a legal requirement for anyone working in the electrical industry on jobs that cover the design, erection and verification of electrical installations, as-well as any additions or alterations to existing installations.
Q: Why do I need to do the 18th Edition?
A: The 18th edition is legally required for anyone working within the electrical environment. It also provides you with the skills, knowledge and competencies needed for further skill and career development.
Need more information or have a question about this course? Click ask a question to start a chat.
Upcoming Course Dates
Tuesday, 13th October 2020
End date: Thursday, 15th October 2020
Tuesday, 3rd November 2020
End date: Thursday, 5th November 2020
Tuesday, 24th November 2020
End date: Thursday, 26th November 2020
Monday, 30th November 2020
End date: Wednesday, 2nd December 2020
Tuesday, 8th December 2020
End date: Thursday, 10th December 2020

Request More Information
We'll never share your details with anyone else.