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Periodic Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations - Level 3 C&G Award

Part Time


Course Overview

Who is the qualification for?

 

It is aimed at practising electricians who have not carried out periodic inspection and testing since qualifying or who require some update of training before going onto other City & Guilds qualifications. It is only to be taken if you already have the C&G2391-50 or you a looking to update your existing qualifications in this area.

 

Why take this course?

 

If you are looking to be able to inspect and test other peoples installation work or carry out regular condition reporting on existing installations this is the qualification for you, although it is strongly recommended that you have a sound working knowledge of electrical installations, systems and equipment to be able to carry out the periodic inspection and testing in the specific installations types for are inspecting.


The City and Guilds 2391-51 course will focus on the teaching and learning of periodic inspection, testing and condition reporting of electrical installations.

The course covers the following:

  • Requirements for periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Safety management procedures when undertaking periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Requirements for the periodic inspection of an electrical installation
  • Requirements for testing electrical installations during periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Perform periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations

Throughout the above you will also cover relevant aspects relating to:

  • Health and Safety requirements
  • Relevant documentation
  • Factors that affect conductor resistance values
  • Common earth fault loop paths
  • Methods for verifying protection


Course Content

The City and Guilds 2391-51 course will focus on the teaching and learning of periodic inspection, testing and condition reporting of electrical installations.

The course covers the following:

  • Requirements for periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Safety management procedures when undertaking periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Requirements for the periodic inspection of an electrical installation
  • Requirements for testing electrical installations during periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • Perform periodic inspection and testing of electrical installations

Throughout the above you will also cover relevant aspects relating to:

  • Health and Safety requirements
  • Relevant documentation
  • Factors that affect conductor resistance values
  • Common earth fault loop paths
  • Methods for verifying protection

Entry Requirement

No formal entry requirements. Initial meeting will assess suitability for the course.

Assessment

Online Exams

Written Assessments

Practical assessments

How to Enrol

You can enrol directly onto this course if you have the entry requirements noted above.

If you would like to enrol but do not have the entry requirements please email information@bcot.ac.uk with your contact details or telephone 01256 306484.

Course is now full

Course Outline

Course Code: APBC034
Study Mode: Part Time
Location: Basingstoke
Duration:
Start Date: Flexible
Day & Time: On application
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