18th Edition IET Wiring Regulations (PLA)

L3 Level 3
Part Time
1 August 2023 — 31 July 2024
Community Location
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

About this course

The 18th Edition course is an essential electrical qualification. Since January 2019 all installations must be designed in line with 18th Edition Regulations. 

The aim of this course is to give applicants a good understanding of the 18th Edition Regulations and provide a guide to good working practice on site. The main course objective is to cover the scope and requirements of the Wiring Regulations and update learners from the 17th Edition regulations.

You must have access to a PC/Laptop to undertake this training
The daytime course will run 9:00am - 5:00pm (approx.) at the training provider’s premises.
The evening course will run Mondays 6:00pm - 9:00pm via an online classroom, with self-study time necessary in between the online classes.

EXAM: You need to be able to travel to the training provider’s premises to complete the exam at the end of the course.

This FREE course is only available to adults that are eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). Personal Learning Accounts, funded by the Welsh Government, are available to employed adults living in Wales that wish to develop skills to progress or change career. 
Find out if you're eligible today.

What you will study

The course sets out to ensure that individuals are conversant with the format, content and the application of the Requirements for Electrical Installations BS 7671:2018 (2382- 18) 18th Edition IET Wiring Regulations 2018.

Applicants will be required to pass a multiple choice online examination of 60 questions (2 hours).  This is an open book examination allowing applicants to be able to refer to the 18th Edition handbook.   

18th Edition Handbook for the course is included.

Important points

  • The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18.
  • Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities.
  • Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect.
  • Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice.
  • Course fees are subject to change. Your fee will be confirmed prior to enrolment.
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  • Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers.
  • Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Key information

Start date

1 August 2023

End date

31 July 2024

Time of day

Day Time

Part Time

21 hours per week

Location

Community Location
Maps & directions
PLA: This course is free for employed adults eligible for a Personal Learning Account (PLA). To see if you could be eligible for a PLA go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PartTimeFunding - For a full list of PLA courses go to www.cavc.ac.uk/PLA

Course code

CSIET1P01
L3

Qualification

18th Edition IET Wiring Regulations

Need to know

CCC

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