18th Edition City & Guilds 2382-18 - Evening

Please note that due to COVID-19, this course will be delivered on-campus with reduced student numbers and physical distancing measures in place.

This course was updated in July 2018 and is the latest update to wiring regulations and is an essential qualification for anyone working in the electrical industry.

If you're a practising electrician, you must comply with the regulations for electrical work, by the 1st of July 2019

This course forms the national standard to which all new and amended electrical installations in the UK are to comply.

Dates are as follows:

  • Tuesday 2 February 2021
  • Thursday 4 February 2021
  • Tuesday 9 February 2021
  • Thursday 11 February 2021
  • Tuesday 16 February 2021
  • Thursday 18 February 2021

The exam will be held on Tuesday 23 February 2021.

Course times are 5.30pm - 8.30pm each evening

Using ITA?

This course is eligible for ITA funding. If you wish to use ITA funding towards the cost of this course, you must first apply for the ITA funding through the My World of Work website. Once you’ve applied for funding, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to book your course.

The following topics will be covered.

- Scope, object and fundamental principles

- Definitions

- Assessment of general characteristics

- Protection for safety

- Selection and erection of equipment

- Inspection and testing

- Special installations or locations

- The Appendices

There are no formal entry requirements although candidates will require a basic knowledge of electrical installation and principles.

These regulations are recognised by the British Standards Institute as a British Standard (BS7671).

Please note: there is one open-book online examination which is based on BS7671-18 and not just the changes from previous editions and this will be for the 1 & 3-day courses.

  • Location

    Falkirk Campus

  • Availability


  • Start date

    02 February 2021

  • End date

    23 February 2021

  • SCQF Level

    Level 6

  • Cost per person