Course Overview

City and Guilds 17th Edition Stockton Training Course

This course covers all of the changes made under Amendment 3 of the IET Wiring Regulations and gains you a full City and Guilds qualification.

Ideal for those in Teesside, Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Durham, Newcastle and other areas around the North East, our 17th edition course Stockton ensures you get the qualification you need to work to the requirements of the IET’s Wiring Regulations.

As of July 2015, this course became mandatory, replacing previous versions of the 17th edition course. This new course – 2382-15 – reflects the changes made under Amendment 3 of the IET Wiring Regulations (2015)*.

This course takes place in our dedicated electrical training centre at Stockton-On-Tees and is regularly ran throughout the year.

We recommend that candidates purchase, read and bring with them a copy of the IET Wiring Regulations (Amendment 3). If you don’t have a copy, you can buy one directly from our test equipment website by following this link.

*Note: If you already have an existing 17th edition qualification, you need to attend another training course to update yourself to Amendment 3 standards. We run regular 1 day workshops for those with prior experience – please call us for more information.

Course Details

Course Details

Course Duration: 3 Days

Location: 1 Alberto Street, Stockton-On-Tees, TS18 2BQ

Certification Gained: City & Guilds 2382-15 Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: 2008 (2015)

Assessment: Candidates will be expected to complete a two-hour examination after the third day of the course.

Recommended Reading:  Attendees should own a copy of the current Amendment 3 version of the IET Wiring Regulations book and bring it with them.

Absolutely anyone working on wiring installations in domestic, commercial and industrial properties must adhere to the requirements of the IET Wiring Regulations (Amendment 3: 2015).

The City and Guilds 2382-15 course is designed to give learners the necessary knowledge to work confidently and safely in accordance with these regulations.

This course is theory-based – those attending will study the Wiring Regs and our tutors will explain in detail the requirements placed upon you.

As of July 2015, Amendment 3 of the Wiring Regulations came into circulation. This course was amended to reflect these changes and now includes information on:

  • Section 557 – Auxiliary Circuits
  • Section 559: Luminaires and Lighting Installations
  • Section 714: Outdoor Lighting Installations
  • Section 715: Extra-Low Voltage Lighting
  • Section 717: Mobile and Transportable Units
  • Chapter 41: Protection Against Electric Shock
  • Chapter 42: Protection Against Thermal Effects
  • Chapter 52: Selection and Erection of the Wiring Cables

It also covers Part 2 Definitions, ‘Cmin’ Factor and Condition Reports.

What’s Included?

Course Suitability


This course is suitable for anyone, even if you don’t have the previous electrical background. Working knowledge of basic electricity would be an advantage but isn’t essential as our tutors will make sure everything is explained clearly.

We recommend that you take this course either as a stepping stone towards other courses or take this to make sure you’re up-to-date with the requirements of Amendment 3 of the IET Wiring Regulations.

Progression and Development

The 17th Edition course is the basic standard qualification for almost all aspects of any electrical career and is necessary for anyone serious about a career in electrics.

Once completed, this Stockton 17th Edition course allows candidates who successfully pass to move on to further higher level courses such as becoming an Electrical Installer, Qualified Supervisor or becoming certified to carry out Inspection and Testing.

Essential Readings

Course Reading Material

All candidates should buy, read and bring a copy of the IET Wiring Regulations (including Amendment 3).

If you don’t have a copy of the book, you can buy one from us directly from our test equipment website. Just follow this link.

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