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Initial and Periodic Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations (2391-52)

Initial and Periodic Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations (2391-52)

Are you a qualified electrician looking for new career opportunities?

This course helps you to develop the knowledge and practical skills required to professionally inspect and carry out initial verification and periodic inspection and testing on electrical installations.

The course will cover the specific methods of inspecting and testing all types of installations, whether single or three-phase, to the current requirements of IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition BS :7671. It covers the inspection and testing techniques as given in IET Guidance Note 3 and how to professionally complete Certification and Reports.

A 2391 qualification is currently required in order to gain your JIB grading as an approved electrician. 

Course Content

This course covers the following topics:

  • Safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
  • Requirements for initial verification of electrical installations
  • Completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to their being placed into service
  • Safe testing and commissioning of electrical installations
  • Testing energised installations
  • Requirements for the completion of electrical installation certificates and associated documentation
  • Safety of systems and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning
  • Inspection of electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
  • Commissioning electrotechnical systems and equipment

Delivery

This 5.5-day course is classroom based. You will be assessed through an online multiple-choice exam, 2 written assessments and a practical assessment.  You will typically spend 5 consecutive days in the classroom and return for half a day to complete the practical.

We are able to deliver this as a day, weekend or evening course.

Eligibility

Learners must be 18 years old of age or older

Proficiency in literacy and numeracy.

You will need to have a basic knowledge and understanding of electrical science, principles and experience of electrical installation work. You will also need to have an up to date understanding of IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition BS:7671.

What we provide

  • Refreshments
  • Lunch
  • Dedicated Account Manager
  • Fully employed technical team
  • Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations Learning Guide
  • Loan of course literature

Course Literature needed for the course

  • IET 18th Edition Wiring Regulations BS:7671
  • 18th Edition On-Site Guide BS 7671:2018 Wiring Regulations
  • IET Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing

We can loan you this book for the duration of the course or we can order in for you.

Cost

£745.00 (excl. VAT)

Which centres we deliver this at

Waterloovile, Dartford and Warrington

Can it be delivered off site

No

Progression

After completing this course, you can go on to complete the below courses:

  • Level 3 Award In the In-Service Inspections and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT) 
  • Level 4 Award in the Design and Verification of Electrical Installations 
  • Also a career in the electrical sector, and higher study.

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