City & Guilds (2396) Level 4 Award in Design, Erection and Verification of Electrical Installations

This course gives electricians the chance to enhance their skills to include the design, erection and verification of electrical installations.


Glasgow Clyde College, Glasgow
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This course is available on the Glasgow Clyde College website.


What will I learn?

The City & Guilds - Design, Erection and Verification of Electrical Installations (2396-01) is aimed at qualified electricians who hold the current Wiring Regulations certificate - 18th Edition (2nd amendment recommended) and have practical experience in the inspection and testing of electrical installation. This Level 4 electrical design course covers installation and design focusing on the implications of the Wiring Regulations for the design and erection of new electrical installations.  

It also includes in-depth circuit design calculations to the 18th Edition and provides a comprehensive understanding of circuit design and verification. This, in turn, will provide you with the aptitude and confidence to design installations.

Resources required (not included in course fee)

  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS:7671)
  • Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing


Additional attendance required out with the training sessions: 

  • National Written Exam (set and marked by City &
    Guilds - where possible we try to deliver the training to coincide with the exam)
  • Distance Learning Project (design of a 3-phase commercial grade property in own time). Fundamental IT skills and working knowledge of Microsoft Office are essential to support the completion of the project. 

The 3 month duration consists of 6 days or 12 evenings (one per week) training, the individual project and the national written exam set by City & Guilds.

As this course is categorised as part-time commercial training, it is not eligible for any fee waiver or funding via the College. The student is liable for the payment of fees, unless an external training grant or employer support is confirmed at time of booking. 

About Glasgow Clyde College

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Glasgow Clyde College is a further and higher education college, located in Glasgow.

The college offers a broad range of courses across many subject areas, and has three easily accessible campuses in Glasgow at Langside, Cardronald and Anniesland.

With award winning teaching staff, the college is the largest further education provider in Glasgow and has the highest achievement rates in further and education in the area.

Glasgow Clyde College also has excellent links to universities to allow you to progress to degree level.

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