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Inspection and Testing Course (2391) – Level 3

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  • Is this course for you?

    The new testing and inspection City & Guilds 2391-52 combined course qualification replaces and is improved on the former 2394/2395 that was previously available to electricians but has since been withdrawn.

    City & Guilds 2391-52 course runs over ten consecutive weeks, on an evening at out Cannock and Tamworth campuses

  • Required qualifications

    This course is aimed at practicing electricians who wish to gain qualifications in periodic inspection and testing as well as initial verification of new systems. An advanced inspection and testing course. Highly regarded in industry and essential if you want to provide periodic inspection and testing services including the new landlord inspections required by law from the 1st July 2020.

  • What skills will I develop?

    We will cover
    • Safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
    • Requirements for initial verification of electrical installations
    • Requirements for completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to their being placed into service
    • Requirements for the safe testing and commissioning of electrical installations
    • Requirements for testing before circuits are energised
    • Requirements for 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

    Assessment – 2391-52

    • Task A – Visual Inspection – 30mins
    • Task B – Periodic Inspection and Test – 2hrs and 30mins
    • Task C – Short Answer Questions – 1hr and 20mins

  • Careers

    The course gives you the confidence to competently carry out Initial Verification and Periodic Inspection and Testing. It also gives you the certification needed to become JIB Approved as well as making membership with one of the Industry Certification Schemes an easier process. This course also gives you the knowledge and understanding needed to compile professionally detailed reports on the condition of electrical installations.

  • Other important information

    You must be over 18 and be up to date with industry requirements. This course is intended to be taught to experienced electrical installers who have previous training and experience of inspection and testing. Essentially you should be working in the electrical industry and involved with the inspection and testing process before taking this advanced course. It is also useful for you to have an understanding of 3 phase systems.

    You will need the following books for this course:
    Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing, 8th Edition – ISBN 978-1785614521
    IET On-Site Guide (BS7671:2018, 7th Edition) – ISBN 978-1785614422

  • Is this course for you?

    The new testing and inspection City & Guilds 2391-52 combined course qualification replaces and is improved on the former 2394/2395 that was previously available to electricians but has since been withdrawn.

    City & Guilds 2391-52 course runs over ten consecutive weeks, on an evening at out Cannock and Tamworth campuses

  • Required qualifications

    This course is aimed at practicing electricians who wish to gain qualifications in periodic inspection and testing as well as initial verification of new systems. An advanced inspection and testing course. Highly regarded in industry and essential if you want to provide periodic inspection and testing services including the new landlord inspections required by law from the 1st July 2020.

  • What skills will I develop?

    We will cover
    • Safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
    • Requirements for initial verification of electrical installations
    • Requirements for completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to their being placed into service
    • Requirements for the safe testing and commissioning of electrical installations
    • Requirements for testing before circuits are energised
    • Requirements for 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

    Assessment – 2391-52

    • Task A – Visual Inspection – 30mins
    • Task B – Periodic Inspection and Test – 2hrs and 30mins
    • Task C – Short Answer Questions – 1hr and 20mins

  • Careers

    The course gives you the confidence to competently carry out Initial Verification and Periodic Inspection and Testing. It also gives you the certification needed to become JIB Approved as well as making membership with one of the Industry Certification Schemes an easier process. This course also gives you the knowledge and understanding needed to compile professionally detailed reports on the condition of electrical installations.

  • Other important information

    You must be over 18 and be up to date with industry requirements. This course is intended to be taught to experienced electrical installers who have previous training and experience of inspection and testing. Essentially you should be working in the electrical industry and involved with the inspection and testing process before taking this advanced course. It is also useful for you to have an understanding of 3 phase systems.

    You will need the following books for this course:
    Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing, 8th Edition – ISBN 978-1785614521
    IET On-Site Guide (BS7671:2018, 7th Edition) – ISBN 978-1785614422

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