March 13, 2014

No Time for Classroom 17th Edition Training? Go Online!

The coveted 17th Edition 2382-12 Certificate may seem to be out of reach for many busy electricians who cannot find the time to attend formal classroom-based training. Now with the help of an interactive Online 17th Edition Course, this can be taken


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Author: Mr Dan
October 31, 2012

Thermal Imaging as an Electrician’s Tool

Many people in the electrical industry are using the latest technologies to aid their diagnostics work.

Industrial Technicians are the latest to take up new technology with the use of thermal imaging cameras for diagnostics and inspections.

An example


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Author: Mr Dan
October 17, 2012

Solar PV: Don’t Be Put Off

Renewable Energy Installer magazine recently showcased a case study detailing a West Country farmer’s decision to invest in Solar PV panels.

The dairy farmer, David Tory, has 600 acres of farmland to deal with and recently made the decision to install


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September 13, 2012

Infrared Technology for the Electrical Industry

Electrical systems are complex and need regular periodic inspections to ensure that all aspects are safe for continued use.

Now however, more companies are using infrared technology to aid them in their diagnostics and examinations. Thermal imaging


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July 2, 2012

City and Guilds 2391 Inspection and Testing course – Last month to enrol

End of registration

July has arrived, and City and Guilds are still planning on closing the registration for this course on the 31st of July 2012.

This means that if you were to prefer to obtain the 2391 qualification, instead of the 2394 and/or 2395


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June 29, 2012

New Testing and Inspection Qualifications Available

New testing and inspection qualifications are now available — but which one is right for you?

It was announced by City and Guilds that the existing Level 3 Certificate in the Certification of Electrical Installations (2391-10) course will close for


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February 17, 2012

Hurry, Last Few Places on the 2382-12

As most people are aware, the 17th Edition amendment was published in July last year and came into force from January 2012.

This means that all work carried out from January must comply with the new regulations incorporating amendment one of the 17th


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Author: Mr Dan
October 7, 2011

Solar PV Training Problem?

The Solar PV market is rapidly growing as people are becoming increasingly aware of renewable energy.

With climate change and the Governments agenda for change towards renewable energy sources, it’s no surprise that Solar PV is a hot topic.

Lately it


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May 20, 2011

Electrical Apprenticeships Down, What Now?

A business, whether it is a new one or a more established one, needs training for existing staff and new employees.

The electrical industry is no exception and training for new people and already established workers is vital to ensure continued


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Author: Mr Dan
May 6, 2011

What is the new 17th Edition Amendment?

With the amendment to the 17th Edition due to be published in July 2011, many people in the electrical industry are wondering how these changes will affect them in the real world.

To make things easier we are taking a look at each of the new sections


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