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EAL - Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations

Price: £795.00 (Inc. VAT & Certification Fees)
Training in Electrical is pleased to be able to offer the EAL Level 3 Award in Principles, Practices and Legislation for the Initial Verification of Electrical Installations. This qualification is brand new and has been endorsed by Summit Skills and has been verified by Ofqual. This course is a direct alternative to the City & Guilds 2394 and is generally delivered over 3/4 days.

This qualification will help you to develop your knowledge and practical skills required to professionally design and install or inspect and test electrical installations.

This award is ideal for qualified electricians wishing to update their knowledge of electrical installation skills in initial/fundamental inspection and testing. This Level 3 award is crucial if you are a qualified electrician and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge.

This course is designed to give you the understanding of the principles, practices and legislation for the initial verification of electrical installations.

Its content covers the skills and necessary background knowledge for the inspection, testing, commissioning and certification of electrical installations.

This electrical course includes both theory and more importantly hands on experience testing real life installations at one of our training centres. You will have the opportunity to use a variety of different testers supplied by our test instrument sponsors, Megger, Fluke and Dilog.

The course content covers the following areas:
  • Introduction to Inspection & Testing
  • Requirements for initial verification
  • Safe use of test equipment
  • Complying with BS7671 wiring regulations
  • Safe isolation procedures
  • Order of tests
  • Continuity of protective conductors
  • Insulation resistance tests
  • Polarity tests
  • Earth electrode tests
  • Earth fault loop impedance tests
  • RCD testing
  • Condition Reporting/Periodic Inspection
  • Recording and completion of test results
  • Commissioning of electrical installations
  • Exam preparation

What course next?
4 Day EAL - Periodic Inspection
2357 NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation
2 Day Portable Appliance Testing

Equipment required:

IET 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS:7671) 2008 (2015)
IET On-site Guide BS7671:2008 (2015)
Guidance Note 3: Inspection and Testing, 6th Edition
Scientific calculator
Course notes will be supplied
Memorandum of the Electricity at Work Regulations 1989  

Entry Requirements:

This qualification is intended for electrical operative who have practical experience and knowledge of inspection & testing of electrical installations, who require to become certified. Candidates must also hold the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations qualification. It is not suitable for non-qualified electrician. Newly qualified electrical operatives or those with little or no inspection & testing experience should consider completing the City & Guilds 2392-10 inspection & testing qualification.

Location > Nottingham

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