Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations


This qualification helps you to develop the knowledge and practical skills required to professionally install and carry out initial verification and testing on electrical installations. This award is ideal for qualified electricians wishing to update their knowledge of electrical installation techniques. Level 3 is ideal if you are a qualified electrician and have a great deal of technical skills and knowledge. You work with minimum supervision and have a good record of safety, fault correction and ensuring work meets the required standard. You want to update your knowledge of techniques and legislation.

Where can I study?

What will I learn?

Reasons for inspection & testing and legal requirements, safe isolation, selection of instruments, sequence of tests and practical inspection and testing of single phase installations.

Example modules
Reasons for inspection & testing and legal requirements
Safe isolation
Selection of instruments
Sequence of tests and practical inspection
Testing of single phase installations

How will I be assessed?

Yes there is a one hour and forty minutes multiple choice on-line examination as well as a two hour practical exam.

Entry requirements

You will need the IEE 17th Edition Wiring Regulations and the On-Site Guide.

Additional information

The course is aimed at; Electricians, Maintenance Personnel, Supervisors, Managers and anyone dealing with electrical installations and wiring.

Course Specification

Qualification type: Level 3
Mode of study: Classroom Based
Start date: April
Course code: PVCEIL3AW
Duration (weeks): 4 days

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