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18th Edition Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671:2018 – Level 3

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About the course

Anyone applying for an Installation or Maintenance Electrician gold card for the first time will be required to sign up to Registered Electrician status and be qualified to the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.

Obtaining this qualification will ensure that you are knowledgeable about the latest industry regulations concerning the safe use and operation of electrical equipment and systems.

Specifically, it covers the 18th edition of the IET Wiring Regulations, which were implemented in June 2018 and are recognised as a British Standard (BS7671) by the British Standards Institute.

This qualification is designed for those seeking career progression in the Electrotechnical industry, providing the necessary skills to undertake job roles and associated responsibilities.

To find out more details or to book one of these courses, email the employability team: or call 01952 642554

(Mon-Thur 8.30am-5pm, Fri 8.30am to 4.30pm)

Places are limited, bookings will be taken on a first come first served basis.


Short course


1 day

Start date

Training programmes start in January and March 2024.


Haybridge Road


£200 for 1-day programme, £500 for 3-day programme


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09 October 2024
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13 November 2024
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04 December 2024
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