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Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: June 2008 (2015)

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Qualification Title: Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: June 2008 (2015)
LCL Qualification Code: 7671REI
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Level and Credit Value: Level: 3 Credit: 4
Guided Learning Hours: 35 GLH 40 TQT
Qualification Units:
  • Understand the Requirements of Electrical Installations BS 7671: June 2008 (2015)
Qualification Certificate Expiry: None

This regulated qualification in the requirements of electrical installations has been designed to allow learners to demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations BS7671 June 2008 (incorporating the 3rd Amendment 2015) Requirements for Electrical Installation. This qualification (or similar) maybe required for operatives wishing to join some Electrical Registration Bodies, Competent Person Schemes or the Microgeneration Scheme.  It is part of a suite of electrical qualifications including 17th Edition, Initial Verification, Periodic Inspection (Condiiton Reporting) and a combined Initial Verification and Periodic Inspection (Condition Reporting) qualification.

Learners outcomes:

The objective of this qualification is for learners to demonstrate they know and understand:

  • the scope, object and fundamental principles of BS7671
  • the definitions used within BS7671,
  • how to assess the general characteristics of electrical installations
  • the requirements of protection for safety of electrical installations
  • the requirements for selection and erection of equipment for electrical installations
  • the requirements of inspection and testing of electrical installations
  • the requirements of special installations and locations as identified in BS7671
  • the information contained within the appendices of BS7671.

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.

Logic Certification Ltd has introduced a CPD route for learners who already possess a recognised qualification from any other QCF recognised Awarding Organisation titled “Requirements for electrical installations to BS 7671: 2008 (2011)”.No earlier versions are acceptable.

For more details contact the technical team.

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Centres wishing to apply for approval to run the scheme should refer to the Centre Zone.

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