Course Overview

Your first stepping stone into a career in Electrical Inspection & Testing

The introduction to inspection and testing course for beginners introduces you to the fundamentals of Inspection and testing of electrical installations. This course is the second in a series of beginners electrical courses and is suitable for the novice.

After completing both this course and The Basic Electrical course, learners can progress on to Part P training and other inspection and testing courses. These courses are both available at both the Watford venue and other venues across the UK.

If you have any questions on this or any other course, contact us on 01642 987 978 for further assistance and information.

Course Details

Introduction to Inspection and Testing Course

The Watford based Introduction to Inspecting and Testing of Electrical Installations course is designed for beginners. The course will cover a number of subjects including;

  • Legislation
  • Health & Safety Procedures
  • The procedures of Inspecting an Electrical Installation
  • Types of Equipment required to Test and Inspect Electrics
  • Testing of Live Installations
  • How to complete a simple Electrical Testing Certificate


The course is assessed by a combination of practical and written tests, to access both knowledge and competency.


On successful completion, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance in an Introduction to Inspection and testing of Electrical Installations.


2 days

Course Location

This inspection and testing course is based in Watford (London), however other venues are available.

1st Floor
41 Watford Metro Centre
Dwight Road
WD18 9SS

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Course Suitability


This course is suited to beginners and those looking for entry into the domestic electrical trade.

Progression and Development

After completing the Introduction to Inspection & Testing course you will be well placed to carry on to study for the following qualifications:

  • Part P for Domestic Installers
  • City & Guilds 17th Edition of the Wiring Regulations
  • City & Guilds 2394-01 and 2395-01 Inspection & Testing of Electrical Installations
  • A career as a Domestic electrical Installer


There are no pre-requisites to this electrical installations course, which makes it perfect for a novice or anyone wanting to do a taster to try out if the electrical trade would be a suitable career choice.

Please call us on 01642 987 978 to discuss any other relevant qualification/experience

Essential Readings

Course Material

You will need to bring with you  a copy of the latest edition of Guidance Note 3 (GN)

For full details of useful reading resources look at our essential recommended reading page.

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