17th Edition Wiring Regulations

EAL 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (Requirements of electrical installation) Amendment No. 3 One Day Update


This is a one-day training course (including the exam) which concentrates on informing delegates about the amendment No. 3 to the 17th Edition Wiring regulations and how this may affect them in their workplace.

Course objectives/key benefits

To provide the required knowledge and understanding of the 17th Edition electrical wiring regulations (BS7671:2008) Amendment No. 3, necessary to undertake work on electrical installations, as well as updating existing qualifications.

PLEASE NOTE: This course can be undertaken 'on-site' at the delegates' premises. Please contact our office on 01579 348544 or info@swaat.co.uk for further details.

Who is the course aimed at?

Electrical engineers, Technicians, Electricians and any other persons involved in the design, installation, inspection, testing, certification and maintenance of electrical installations as defined in BS: 7671 The IEE Wiring Regulations.

Attendees should already be qualified and conversant with the IEE Wiring Regs, 17th Edition.

Candidates should have an excellent understanding of electrical installations as well as holding a 17th edition qualification.

For anyone new to electrical work, or who would like to update their knowledge and skills, it is highly recommended that they undertake the Basic Electrics course prior to this course.

Course content

Course duration

One day

Training Method



Multiple-choice computer EAL on-line examination.

Course Outcome/Qualification

Candidates who successfully complete the assessment will receive a EAL certificate of competence and will also be able to carry out work in accordance with the scope of this course. At the end of the course candidates will be aware of most of the requirements of the relevant British Standard (Amendment No. 3).

Materials Required

Candidates will need to have a copy of (and should study!!!)

BS7671: Requirements for Electrical Installations - IEE Wiring Regulations 2008 Amendment No. 3 (ISBN-13: 978-1849197694)
IEE On-Site Guide; BS7671: 2008 incorporating Amendment No. 3 (ISBN-13: 978-1849198875).

These are available from electrical wholesalers or bookshops.


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