Building Regulations for Electrical Installations in Dwellings (2393)

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About these qualifications

Work in building construction or as a domestic electrician? Familiarise yourself with important building requirements and compliance methods with the Certificate in Building Regulations for Electrical Installations in Dwellings.

Who are they for

The Certificate in the Building Regulations for Electrical Installations in Dwellings is for those working in the building trades and others who need to know how electrical installations in homes can affect the building construction.

You should be a qualified electrician or a qualified individual in an allied trade. You should also be practicing your trade in England and Wales, as there are different regulations governing Scotland and Northern Ireland.

General Information

Available in following countries

  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

Information & documentation

For Centres

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Assessment Materials

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Centre Documents

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What's involved in delivering this course?

To deliver these qualifications you will need suitably qualified staff to carry out training and assessment.

To deliver this qualification you'll need to provide your learners with a suitable learning environment and the resources they need to complete the qualification. You will assess learners using online multiple-choice e-assessment.

You will need access to City & Guilds' e-assessment system in order to do the assessment.

All learners must be qualified electricians or qualified individuals in an allied trade (who work in England or Wales).

To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.

All learners must be qualified electricians or qualified individuals in an allied trade (who work in England or Wales). You must make sure they can access all the resources they need to complete the qualification.

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Additional Documents

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For Learners

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What's involved in studying this course?

You'll be covering the general requirements of the Building Regulations in relation to domestic electrical installations. You'll also look at methods of compliance with the six parts of the Building Regulations most relevant to electrical installations in dwellings.

For this certificate you'll learn in a group environment with your training provider. You'll demonstrate what you've learned through an open-book, multiple-choice online assessment.

Is this level right for me?

Level 3
You are a qualified electrician or are working in the building trades. You're looking to gain a working knowledge of how electrical installations in homes can affect the building construction as well as how to comply with relevant regulations.

What careers can this lead to?

This qualification will help you gain knowledge on building regulations, helping you advance in your practice as an electrician or in another building trade.

If you'd like to develop additional skills that can help you advance in your career, you may want to consider other qualifications, such as:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification (2392)
  • Level 3 Certificate in Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2391)
  • Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Building Services Engineering (4467).