Electrical Equipment Maintenance and Testing (2377)

Last Updated: 04 Aug 2014 Learn how to test portable electrical appliances with a qualification in Electrical Equipment Maintenance and Testing. Aimed at practicing electricians this qualification will help and progress individuals within the Electrotechnical industry. A qualification in Electrical Equipment Maintenance and Testing is for practising electricians who want to progress in their career or move on to further study. Available in the following:
  • England
  • Wales
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland

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General Information

What's involved in studying this course

During your study you will cover areas such as, inspecting and testing portable appliances, management of processes, and requirements of maintenance of electrical equipment.

What careers can this lead to

Our qualifications can lead directly into employment, offering learners the chance to develop their skills and knowledge to a high
standard recognised by the industry. In addition, we also have a number of Higher Level qualifications offered through the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM). www.i-l-m.com

What's involved in delivering this course

To deliver these qualifications you will need qualified assessors and suitable facilities – The requirements for these can be found in the qualification handbook. Centres currently offering the 2377 (11,12) will be given automatic approval, all other centres will be need to fill out a full (QAP) qualification approval form

Level 3

This level will suit you if you are a practising electrician either involved in, or looking to become involved in, the inspection and testing of electrical equipment (eg portable appliances), and/or involved in managing the process of it.

There are two qualifications available at this level:

  • Level 3 Certificate for the Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (2377-12)
  • Level 3 Certificate of Competent Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance (2377-11).

You will need to successfully achieve the inspection and testing qualification (2377-12) before undertaking the management course.

Each certificate comprises one core unit. For full details about the certificates, download the qualification handbook from the additional documents section.

What careers can this lead to

A qualification in Electrical Equipment Maintenance and Training can help you in your work as a qualified electrician. This certification is recognised across many industries, including:

  • Building and construction
  • Engineering.

If you want to increase your knowledge further, this qualification can help you move on to others - for example:

  • Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (BS 7671: 2008) (2382)
  • Certificate in Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2391)
  • Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification (2392).

For management and engineering roles, you may need to move on to a Level 4 qualification such as the High Professional Diploma in Building Services Engineering (4467).

You might also be interested in the wide range of Leadership and Management qualifications available through our sister organisation ILM.

Level 3 Certificate of Competent Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance(2377-11)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jul 2012

Level 3 Certificate of Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance

  • Accreditation No: 100/4338/X Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data Unavailable Credits – a measure of the size of the qualification
  • GLH: 30 - 35 Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Last Certification: 31/07/2015 Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issued

Level 3 Certificate for the Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment(2377-12)

Last Registration Date: 31 Jul 2012

Level 3 Certificate for the Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment

  • Accreditation No: 100/4339/1 Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: VRQ Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: Data Unavailable Credits – a measure of the size of the qualification
  • GLH: 35 - 35 Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Last Certification: 31/07/2015 Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issued

Code Of Prct. For In-Service Inspect. ET(2377-22)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2017

Level 3 Award in the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment

  • Accreditation No: 600/3597/3 Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: QCF Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 4 Credits – a measure of the size of the qualification
  • GLH: 35 - 35 Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2020 Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issued

Code Of Prct. For In-Service Inspect. ET(2377-32)

Last Registration Date: 31 Aug 2017

Level 3 Award in the Management Requirements for the Maintenance of Electrical Equipment

  • Accreditation No: 600/3528/6 Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation framework
  • Type: QCF Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessment
  • Credits: 4 Credits – a measure of the size of the qualification
  • GLH: 35 - 35 Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commit
  • Last Certification: 31/08/2020 Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issued

Here you can find all documents related to this suite of qualifications.

The general expandable sections contain documents that cover multiple levels and the level-specific expandable sections contain documents that cover that particular level.

Some documents may be password protected. Passwords can be retrieved by logging in to WalledGarden.com and visiting the Administration section of the relevant qualification catalogue page.

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