Weekday or Weekend EAL 2625 Level 3 Award in Electrical Installation Inspection, Testing, Certification and Reporting Courses

EAL’s Combined 2625 Course at The Builder Training Centre is designed for anyone who is required to conduct both Initial and Periodic Inspection and Testing of electrical Installations. You will need to have previous experience and fundamental knowledge of inspecting and testing of both single and ideally 3 phase electrical installations. You will need to have obtained previous electrical qualifications, able to work with minimal supervision, work safely, able to identify faults and ensure all your work meets the required standards.  This course will enable you to update your knowledge of techniques and legislation and gain the relevant qualification to reflect your abilities.

The EAL 2625 qualification is the equivalent of the City & Guilds 2391-52 qualification.  They are JIB recognised. Please click here to view a comparison table to assist you in deciding which qualification course to attend.

Ideally candidates will have the City & Guilds 2392-10 qualification prior to attending this course.

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The Builder Training Centre (The BTC) offers a high quality structured Combined theory 2625 Course. This can be attended as a 5 day (Monday to Friday) weekday course, or over 2 weekends (one being an extended weekend). 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 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 EAL 2625 electrical course is ideal for people with previous experience and fundamental knowledge of inspecting and testing of both single and 3 phase electrical installations. If you already work as an Electrician, but have not carried out inspection and testing since qualifying, or you require to update before moving onto other qualifications, then this may be the course for you.

EAL Combined 2625 Course Content:

  • Understanding the difference between Initial and Periodic Inspections and tests
  • Completing the safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
  • Initial verification of electrical installations
  • Inspecting and testing existing installations
  • Completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to their being placed into service
  • Completing the periodic inspection of existing installations
  • Safe testing and commissioning of new electrical installations
  • Safe testing of existing electrical installations already in service
  • Testing before circuits are energised
  • Testing of existing circuits to ensure continued safety
  • Understanding test results and comparing with expected outcomes
  • Completion of electrical installation certificates and associated documentation
  • Completion of the Electrical Installation Condition Report and associated documentation
  • Confirm safety of systems and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning
  • Sample papers will be undertaken throughout the course

Course length: 5 days, or 2 weekends (one being an extended weekend). A date for your practical assessment will be agreed at time of booking, unless you choose to delay confirming a date.

In order to claim the full 2625 qualification, students must successfully complete each of the following units:

  • One on-line (open book) exam: 60 questions (multiple choice) – 120 minutes.  Results same day.
  • 2 Practical assessments – total of 3½ hours, including completion of associated documentation


Price for Combined EAL 2625

Day Price Course Times
Weekdays (Mon - Fri) £950 9.00am - 5.00pm
Extended Weekends £950 8.30am - 4.30pm

Full payment or a deposit of £400 is required to book an EAL 2625 Electrical Qualification Course.  Any remaining balance can then be paid at any time before the start of the course.

All prices include vat and registrations fees.

Add EAL Combined 2625 to a multi course package:

     Domestic Installers (including C&G 2393 Building Regs), C&G (2382-22) 18th Edition, C&G 2392 Inspection & Testing, EAL 2625

Total £2,375.00 (inc VAT). A saving of £60.00

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Essential Book List

IET Inspection and Testing Guidance Note 3

ISBN 978-1-83953-236-8

The following two books are referred to frequently throughout this course and may also be taken into exams so you would benefit from having your own copy

IET Wiring Regulations, 18th Edition BS 7671:2018+A2:2022

ISBN 978-1-83953-218-4

IET On Site Guide BS 7671:2018+A2:2022

ISBN 978-1-83953-227-6

The above books can be purchased from The Builder Training Centre.



Previous experience and a fundamental knowledge of inspection and testing of both single and 3 phase electrical installations. Ideally students should have achieved the City & Guilds 2382 qualification and City & Guilds 2392-10 qualification, or equivalent.

Which qualifications do they replace?

EAL 4337 and 4338 Inspection, Testing, Design & Certification of Electrical Installation


Please take time to view a selection of our testimonials from students that have attended the City & Guilds 2625 Training 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 2625 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. Students may bring in their own test instruments, however, it is the responsibility of the student to ensure the accuracy of any instrument.


What opportunities are there on Completion?

These qualifications allow students to progress into employment or to the following City & Guilds qualifications:

Level 4 Award in the Design and Verification of Electrical Installations 2396

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

For Electrical – Which Course? click here

For Foundation Electrical Courses click here

For Domestic Installers (including C&G 2393 Building Regulations) courses click here

For Building Regulations 2393-10 course click here

For 18th Edition 2382-22 course click here

For Inspection and Testing 2392-10 course click here

For Electric Vehicle Charging 2919-01 course click here

For PAT Testing 2377-77 course click here

For Initial Verification 2391-50 course click here

For Periodic Inspection & Testing 2391-51course click here

For Combined 2391-52 Inspection and Testing course click here

For 2 day Advanced Inspection and Testing Course click here

For 2391 / 2625  Practical Pre-Assessment 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 Matt, Sally or Andy a call, who will be more than happy to assist, on 0208 649 9340

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