Combined City & Guilds 2394 and 2395 Course Package

Combining together the two industry standard courses, this package gives you the necessary skills to become qualified to carry out both initial and periodic testing of electrical installations.

Learn Initial Verification and Periodic Inspection in one package course.

This City and Guilds course combines two level three qualifications in one handy package deal. Both courses run consecutively and have been designed for those wanting to update their skills to include initial verification and Periodic Inspection.

The 2394 part of the course focuses on both practical and theoretical elements of learning initial verification and certification, while the 2395 part of the course focuses on principles, practices and legislation.

The package allows learners to gain a recognised qualification from City and Guilds for both the 2394 and 2395 courses. Although, learners are required to have previous electrical qualifications and be able carry out existing work to regulation standards.

The 2394 and 2395 combined package is the City and Guilds equivalent to the EAL 4337 and 4338 course package

Course Duration

The combined City and Guilds 2394-01 and 2395-01 course takes place over six days.

Course Suitability

Although there are no formal entry requirements, this course is best suited to those with prior electrical experience looking to expand their skills further. You should be able to work with minimum supervision and have an existing record of safety, fault correction and ensuring work meets required standards.

Available Locations

Stockton-On-Tees (Teesside) & Watford (London)

Accreditations Earned

Upon successful completion, delegates will have the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installation
  • Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations

2394-2395 and 4337-4338 Course Package Differences

This short table, highlighting the difference between the City and Guilds and EAL package assessments, should help you work out the difference between the two courses.  Both include a practical and on screen exam but the City and Guilds programme has extra written exams that the EAL doesn’t, and the EAL programme has an extra on screen exam.


2394/2395 4337/4338
On Screen Exam Closed book, multiple choice exam Open book, multiple choice, advanced question – 2 exams
Dated Written Exam Two closed book exams No exam
Practical Exam Yes Yes

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