Logic Certification has had its first qualification recognised under the QCF (Qualifications Credits Framework). The Level 3 award - Requirements for Electrical Installations to BS7671: 2008 (2011), covers the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations and is necessary for operatives wishing to join some Electrical Registration Bodies, Competent Person Schemes or the Microgeneration Scheme.
Trade association NAPIT has called for the government and industry to ensure action is taken to improve electrical safety in homes, following a damning report by the Electrical Safety Roundtable (ESR), which revealed poor enforcement of Part P of the Building Regulations across the UK’s local authorities.
The 18th Edition of the Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2018), which is going to be published on 2nd July 2018, contains a major overhaul of the national standards to which all UK domestic and industrial wiring must comply.
Worcester Community Trust is a charity that was set up in 2010 to manage six community centres and other community projects in the most deprived parts of Worcester. Part of the Trust, The Building Block, was created to help locals develop their DIY skills and integrate and socialise with those with similar interests. Its aim is to build confidence, help people learn new skills and even start out on a new career.