Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671:2018 / City & Guilds 2382-602 (18th Edition)

Course Introduction

This course is now available to study through Borders College. The course is a blend of both online and face-to-face delivery to help support local employers manage the day-to-day running of their business and support and upskill their operatives to the new 18th Edition Wiring Regulations, which come into force in January.

The course will involve an initial induction to the course requirements, introduction to the changes to BS7671 and familiarisation with the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) where the learning resources will be located. This will be undertaken during a 3-hour evening class (Monday) at the Borders College campus in Galashiels. Practice questions papers will be accessible online along with the course study notebook, which will be included in the overall fee. It is expected that candidates undertake at least 15 hours of self-study in preparation for the 2-hour multiple-choice exam 3 weeks after enrollment. Distance support will be available through the VLE, along with a discussion forum to discuss parts of the course with the other candidates and share best practice


Level 3 award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671


Distance Learning following tutorial - Commences: Monday, 19 November 2018: 6.00pm to 9.00pm, Exam Day: Friday, 7 December: 9.00am to 12N, break for lunch, return for exam 1.00pm to 4.00pm (results on the day)



Borders College, Nether Road, Galashiels, TD1 3HE

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements, although candidates are expected to be qualified to SVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation Work or equivalent. Candidates require  an 18th edition IET Regulations BS761 book.

Progression Opportunities

Additional Course Information

For further information please contact us on 01450 361030.  Cost £240.