Course Overview

C&G 18th Edition Full Course – Reading

The 18th Edition is the latest edition of the IET Wiring Regulations and sets out the requirements for all electrical installation within England and Wales.

This City & Guilds 2382-18 training course covers all of the aspects of the wiring regulations and prepares you for taking the 2382-18 exam.

The course is taught by industry experts who have a wealth of knowledge within the electrical industry.

The 18th Edition course in Reading is ideally located for any one in or around the Reading area and easily accessible from Wokingham, Bracknell, Theale and surrounding areas.

Course Details

Course Details

Course Duration: 3 days (with exam at the end of the 3rd day)


Premier Meetings – Reading Central
Letcombe Street

Certification Gained: City & Guilds 2382-18 Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations BS7671: 2018

Assessment: 2 hour City & Guilds invigilated examination. This is a 60 question, multiple choice, open book online exam.

This Classroom based course will guide you through each section of the IET BS 7671-18 Wiring Regulations covering the City & Guilds syllabus. Sections include:

• Part 2 Definitions
• Chapter 52 – Selection and Erection of the Wiring Cables
• Section 557 Auxiliary Circuits
• Section 717 Mobile and Transportable Units
• Section 559, 714 and 715: Luminaires and Lighting Installations
• Section 715 Extra-low Voltage Lighting
• Section 714 Outdoor Lighting Installations
• Chapter 41 Protection against Electric Shock
• ‘Cmin’ Factor
• Chapter 42 Protection against Thermal Effects
• Condition Report
• Protection against over voltages
• Electrical Embedded heating
• Protection against fire
• Energy Efficiency

What’s included in the price?
• £20 off a multifunction tester at
• Lunches and refreshments
• City & Guilds exam fees
• Course materials (excluding 18th Edition Regulations Book)

Course Suitability


This course is suitable for working electricians, designers, consultants, electrical engineers, contracts managers and all related trades, as well as those looking to progress a career in the electrical industry .

Progression and Development

The 18th Edition is a fundamental qualification for anyone working within the electrical trade. It is therefore a stepping stone onto other courses relating to this subject, such as testing and inspection of electrical installations.


There are no formal re-requisites for this course, however it is recommended that you have a keen interest and some prior electrical knowledge.

Essential Readings

Recommended Reading

It is strongly recommended that you get your own copy of the IET Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2018) and bring it with you to this course.

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