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EVENING COURSE: 18th Edition Wiring Regulations BS 7671:2018 City and Guilds Level 3 update

Fit learning around your work schedule by attending this evening course at our easily-accessible Technology Training Centre in Aston, Birmingham. 

The course is aimed at electricians and associated professionals, such as surveyors, consultants and trades, who are current with their 17th Edition knowledge and practice and are required to update and enhance their understanding of The Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) wiring regulations.

Our high-quality tutors will provide you with an update from the 17th Edition Amendment 3 to the latest version of the 18th Edition BS 7671:2018, so that you achieve the latest industry standard regulations.

Course content

The course covers the changes from the 17th Edition to the latest 18th Edition Wiring Regulations and how they apply to working practices. There will also be the opportunity to discuss and examine application of the regulations in practice prior to taking the City and Guild on line examination.

During the course the delegates will cover changes to the regulations to include amendments to current practices as well as any new regulatory subject areas and requirements.

• Scope, object and fundamental principles of BS 7671
• Special installations or locations as identified in BS 7671
• Appendices to BS 7671
• Online examination format, techniques and sample questions.


Candidates must be current and competent in the 17th Edition regulations to undertake this update course to 18th Edition.

All delegates will need their own copies of the: IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition BS 7671:2018 (Blue cover)

This can be purchased from Amazon, bookstores or directly from the Institute of Engineering and Technology, Michael Faraday House, Six Hills Way, Stevenage SG1 2AY – website


To gain the City and Guilds Level 3 award in requirements for electrical installations BS7671:2018, learners must achieve four credits from the mandatory unit: understand the requirements of electrical installations BS 7671:2018, which is assessed through a two-hour multiple choice online examination. This exam is the same as the full 18th Edition exam that is covered within the full 18th Edition course.

This is an open book assessment and learners will be allowed to take in a copy of the IET Wiring Regulations BS 7671:2018. Successful candidates will receive their award from City and Guilds.

More details

By completing this course, delegates will:

Attendees will develop their skills and knowledge to the high national standard recognised by the electro-technical industry.

• Be able to update and enhance their understanding of IET wiring regulations
• Be able to focus on meeting the standards of the latest IET wiring regulations, including, essential aspects of the safety, selection and erection of electrical equipment, verification plus inspection and testing requirements.