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Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: June 2008 (incorporating 3rd Amendment: 2015) 2382-15


City & Guilds 2382-15 17th Edition Training Course at The Builder Training Centre is aimed at practicing electricians with relevant experience and other allied professionals, and those wishing to demonstrate an understanding of the IET 17th Edition Wiring Regulations, including Domestic Installers and Qualified Supervisors whose work falls under the scope of Building Regulations Approved Document P. This qualification includes the 3rd Amendment to the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations, published in January 2015. The 17th Edition is a nationally recognised minimum qualification for most companies looking to recruit electrical personnel. 

A good course. Well prepared and presented with good resources to support students. Would recommend to others.

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Electrical Qualification course

The Builder Training Centre (The BTC) offers a high quality structured 17th Edition Course which can be attended as one of the following:

Weekdays – 3 consecutive days eg Monday – Wednesday

Extended Weekend – 3 consecutive days eg Friday – Sunday

Evenings – 7 evenings (including exam) eg Monday and Thursday

Our instructors are qualified, highly experienced, knowledgeable and enthusiastic Tradespersons, so students can take full advantage of all the tips of the trade, personal experiences and practical advice they offer. This short theory course is intensive, but no compromise is made on the course content.  The atmosphere is relaxed and enjoyable which creates a good learning environment.

This City & Guilds 17th Edition 2382-15 electrical course is intended to ensure that all students are fully conversant with the IET Wiring Regulations, as recognised by the British Standards Institute, BS 7671, concerning the safe use and operation of electrical equipment and systems. The 17th Edition training course covers areas such as design, construction, inspection, testing and guidelines for achieving electrical safety.

City & Guilds 17th Edition 2382-15 Course Content:

To gain an understanding of the following:

  • Scope, object and fundamental principles of BS7671
  • Definitions used with BS7671
  • How to access the general characteristics of electrical installations
  • Requirements for protective measures to insure safety for electrical installations
  • Requirements for selection and erection of equipment for electrical installations
  • Requirements for inspection and testing of electrical installations and equipment
  • Requirements of special installations or locations as identified in BS7671
  • Information contained within the appendices of BS7671

Preparation for an on-line open book multiple choice exam: 2 hours (60 questions)

Essential Book List


IET Wiring Regulations BS 7671:2008, incorporating Amendment 3:2015

ISBN 978-1-84919-769-4



Non-Essential but Recommended book

IET On Site Guide BS 7671, incorporating Amendment 3:2015

ISBN 978-1-84919-887-5



You must be at least 18 years of age.

Candidates should have a basic knowledge of electrical science. If you do not have previous electrical experience then you may have to consider attending one of our foundation electrical courses. For further information on our foundation electrical courses click here

Which qualification does this replace?

Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: June 2008 2382-12


Please take time to view a selection of our testimonials from students that have attended the City & Guilds 2382 17th Edition Course by clicking  here


We have facilities for men and women! You will find our prices are competitive, and include the use of tools and materials for your 17th Edition Course whilst you are here, but for health and safety reasons you are required to have steel toe capped footwear to wear throughout the course. These can be purchased from our reception on your first morning for £20 if required.


Day Price Course Times
Weekdays (3 consecutive days) £415 (£400 if attended a previous electrical course) 9.00am - 4.30pm
Extended weekend (3 consecutive days) £415 (£400 if attended a previous electrical course) 8.30am - 4.00pm


All prices include vat and registrations fees.

  Add 17th Edition* to a multi course package:

4 day Foundation Electrical, Domestic Installers (including C&G 2393 Building Regulations),

C&G (2382-15) 17th Edition*, C&G 2392 Inspection & Testing

Total £1,745 (inc VAT). A saving of £95.00

*An additional £20 for an evening course 

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What opportunities are there on Completion?

This qualification allows students to progress into employment or to the following City & Guilds/EAL qualifications:

Domestic Installers (including C&G Level 3 2393 Building Regulations)

C&G Level 2 Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification (2392-10)

C&G Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certifications of Electrical Installations (2391-50)

C&G Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2391-51)

Combined C&G Level 3 Inspection and Testing (2391-52)

Combined EAL Level 3 Inspection and Testing (4337 and 4338)

For information on all our  Electrical Courses please click on the relevant links below: 

For Electrical – Which Course? click here
For Foundation Electrical Courses click here
For 2 day Foundation Inspection and Testing course click here
For Domestic Installers (including C&G Level 3 2393 Building Regulations) course click here
For Building Regulations Level 3 2393-10 course click here
For Inspection and Testing Level 2 2392-10 course click here
For Electric Vehicle Charging Level 3 2919-01 course click here
For PAT Testing Level 3 2377-22 and 2377-32  courses click here
For Initial Verification Level 3 2391-50 course click here
For Periodic Inspection & Testing Level 3 2391-51 course click here
For Combined Level 3 2391-52 Inspection and Testing course click here
For EAL Level 3 2625 Inspection & Testing qualification course click here.
For 2 day Advanced Inspection and Testing Course click here
For 2391/2625 Practical Pre-Assessment Course click here
For Design of Electrical Installations  Level 4 2396 course click here
You are welcome to visit The Builder Training Centre at any time during opening hours (8.00 am until 5.30 pm) either during the week or at weekends to see our facilities first hand. No appointment is required and you will be made very welcome. Why not come and meet our electrical instructors and speak to our electrical students and see for yourself what you can achieve from each course?

We are confident that you will like what you see and will want to undertake electrical training and learn electrics with The Builder Training Centre.


Why not give Elaine, Sally or Andy a call, who will be more than happy to assist, on 0800 389 2775 or 0208 649 9340

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All our electrical courses are held at our electrical training centre in Surrey, Greater London