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Initial and Periodic Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations

City & Guilds 2391-52, Initial and Periodic Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations, 5-Day course (Level 3)

For delegates who have previous working knowledge and experience of inspection and testing.

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Five-day course (plus examination and practical assessments) including comprehensive study notes.  Prospective candidates must have passed the City & Guilds 2382-15 or 2382-18 BS 7671 examination.  Candidates require BS 7671, the On-Site Guide and IET Guidance Note 3, which can be ordered through SET at additional cost. 

The scheme is for practising electricians, engineers and specifiers with working knowledge and experience of both initial and periodic inspection and testing.  It is to ensure they are fully conversant with the requirements of BS 7671 for initial verification and certification, and periodic inspection, testing and condition reporting of electrical installations.  It is for those with responsibilities to perform or technically administrate Initial and Periodic Inspections and covers the principles, practices and legislation.

The City and Guilds assessments consist of :

  • 2391-052, a 60 question multiple-choice on-line examination (open book) of 2 hours duration,
  • 2391-502, Tasks A and B, practical assessments,
  • 2391-502, Task C, a short answer written assessment (centre marked open book) of 1 hour and 20 minutes duration.

Cost per delegate including examination and practical assessment fees: £875-00


  • City & Guilds Certificate
  • Exam fees
  • Comprehensive study notes
  • Refreshments

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