Course Description

Course Code : ELEC1050

Periodic Inspection. Intended for learners 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. 

Delegates attending this course should have completed the City & Guilds 2382 18th Edition Wiring Regulations course and be acquainted with the Electricity at work Regulations.

This qualification helps you to develop the knowledge and practical skills required to professionally carry out inspection and testing on electrical installations. This qualification offers three pathways depending on the type of inspection and testing required or previous qualifications gained by learners. 

This qualification helps you to develop the knowledge and practical skills required to professionally install and carry out initial verification and periodic inspection and testing on electrical installations.


Course Objectives

Intended for experienced electricians who have never gained formal qualifications in inspection and testing or who may wish to update and reaffirm their skills.

Course Features

  • Understanding the difference between Initial and Periodic Inspection and Testing
  • Completing the safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
  • Hands-on instruction in the use of all test instruments and test methods
  • Initial Verification of Electrical installations
  • Inspecting and testing existing installations
  • Completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to their being placed into service
  • Completing the periodic inspection of existing installations
  • Safe testing and commissioning of new electrical installations
  • Safe testing of existing electrical installations
  • Comparing test results with maximum or minimum allowable values
  • Completion of all relevant paperwork
  • Confirm safety of systems and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning
  • Completion of Practice Papers