Course Overview

18th Edition Courses Winchester | City & Guilds 2382-18 Courses

Anyone working within the electrical sector should have sound, working knowledge of the IET’s 18th Edition Wiring Regulations. At Electrical Training Course, we run regular training courses for the City and Guilds 2382-18 18th Edition Winchester

The Winchester 18th edition course is taught by experienced, professional tutors and is City and Guilds accredited.

During the course, you will learn about each section of the IET Wiring Regulations, complete with full guidance from our tutors to help you prepare for the online exam taken at the end of the course.

It is recommended that candidates have a copy of the IET Wiring Regulations. The most up-to-date version of Regulations is a book with a blue cover.
From July 2018 you can purchase a copy of the book from our test equipment website,

Note: If you have an existing 17th edition qualification, starting from Jan 2019 you will need to attend an 18th Edition Update course to ensure that you are up to date with the latest regulations and standards.

The 2382-18 training officially replaces the older 2382-12 and from July 2018 will also replace the 2382-15 course.


Course Details

Course Details

Course Duration: 3 Days

Location: Premier Meetings Winchester, Caledonia House Easton Lane, Winnal Manor Road, SO23 0RS

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

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 IET Wiring Regulations book and bring it with them.

Sections taught on the 18th Edition, will incorporate similar chapters to the 17th edition with new sections added to meet the new syllabus:

  • 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 overvoltages
  • 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


The 18th Edition course is ideally suited to those who would like to work in environments that require 18th Edition standards or for those who are currently working as an electrician but need to update their skills to incorporate the new standards.

All those wanting to study this course must have an interest in the subject.

Progression and Development

As the 18th Edition qualification is to be the standard qualification for most types of electrical work, it is required for anyone wanting to forge a career in electrics and will allow all successful candidates to move on to further, higher-level qualifications.


It is essential that all those wanting to study the 18th Edition  course have a keen interest in the subject matter and, prior electrical knowledge and training would be extremely useful.

Essential Readings

Reading Material

You will be required to bring along with you a copy of the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations Book. This is also referred to as the Blue Book.

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