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Level 3 Award in the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment

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Electrical

Qualification Title: Level 3 Award in the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment
LCL Qualification Code: 601/0491/0
RQF Qualification Code:

601/0491/0

Level and credit value: Level: 3, Credit Value: 4
Guided Learning Hours: 35
Qualification Units

K/505/2936 In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment

Qualification Certificate Expiry: None
Background:

This regulated qualification is for learners that wish to demonstrate their knowledge for the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment in the UK. It is based primarily on BS7671:2008 (Amendment 1: 2011) 17th Edition Wiring Regulations and the NEW IET Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment 4th Edition

The qualification provides under pinning knowledge to comply with current legislation and the new requirements laid out in this new code of practice.

Learner outcomes:
  • The learner will understand the statutory and non-statutory requirements relevant to electrical equipment maintenance.
  • The learner will understand electrical units, circuits, components and definitions associated with in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • The learner will understand how equipment construction and classification reduces the risk of electric shock.
  • The learner will understand the procedures for the in service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • The learner will understand why and how to carry out inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • The learner will understand the information relating to in service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • The learner will understand the responsibilities and training requirements for personnel associated with the inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • The learner will be able to inspect and test items of electrical equipment.
Pre-requisites:

There are no formal pre-requisites to this qualification but it is recommended that candidates should have suitable knowledge of electrical theory and ideally be working within the electrical or a related industry. Candidates should contact their local centre for further advice and guidance on suitability to undertake the qualification.

Assessment method: Assessment through work performance activities and short response written assessment
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