• Age group19+
  • Duration

    5 days or 10 evenings.

  • Awarding bodyCity & Guilds


*You must have an appropriate electrical qualifcation to enrol onto this course. We reserve the right to check qualifications for entry criteria to the course and cancel your enrolment with a full refund if there is no proof of  certification.

This aims to cover period inspection and testing of existing installations to ensure they remain safe and efficient.
Intended for employees in the Electrical and Electro-technical industry who have previously gained qualifications in Initial Verification, perhaps through a recognised apprenticeship and wish to expand their skills to include reporting on the condition of existing electrical installations.

This course will teach you the principles, practices and legislation for Periodic Inspection and Testing and reporting of electrical installations in accordance with statutory and non-statutory regulations and requirements.

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules include:

  • Safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
  • Requirements for Inspecting and Testing of existing electrical installations
  • The completion of the Electrical Installation
  • Condition Report and Supporting Documentation
  • Requirements for completing the periodic inspection of electrical installations
  • The differences between periodic inspection and initial verification
  • Requirements for the safe testing of electrical installations which have been placed in service
  • Requirements for testing before circuits are energised
  • Requirements for testing energised installations
  • Understand and interpret test results
  • Requirements for the completion of electrical installation condition reports and associated documentation
  • How to confirm safety of system and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning
  • How to carry out inspection of electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
  • How to test electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
  • How to produce a condition report with recording observations and classifications

Various dates throughout the year.

28th September-2nd October

26th October- 30th October

23rd November- 27th November

Entry requirements

  • All candidates must be 18+
  • Existing contractors who already have knowledge of inspection and testing.
  • Ideally you will have previous experience of testing electrical installations or already completed one of the previous versions of this course.

This qualification is assessed through

  • Online multiple choice exam
  • Practical exam
  • Visual inspection
  • Written exam
Please enquire by the clicking the ‘enquire now button’ at the top of this website page or contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk.

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