the wire


Keep your technical 'toolbox' in tip-top condition with THE WIRE, our successful webinar series.

Free and exclusive to our registered contractors, the series covers the current topics. Designed to provide the knowledge you need to remain ahead of the curve, these in-depth technical seminars are delivered by industry-leading experts and are CPD accredited.

Don't delay, check out the calendar today and ensure your skillset is in perfect working order.
 

previous webinars on demand

All previous webinars are CPD accredited and available on demand.
 

Webinar Topic Overview CPD Minutes  
EV charging & 1st amendment update In this CPD certified webinar, Darren and Jake will be confirming the changes to section 722 and discuss the 1st amendment to BS 7671, including the confirmation of how contractors can gain access to the OLEV register to allow them to offer a financial grant to their customers. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

Expires:
March '21
EICR coding, in line with 18th edition This interactive session will examine how to code observations found during an Electrical Installation Condition Report, specifically focusing on complying with BS 7671:2018 and Best Practice Guide no.4. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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March '21
BS 5839 - 6 This CPD certified presentation will consider some of the key changes and impact on the design, installation, commissioning, certification and maintenance of fire detection and alarm systems in domestic premises, following the introduction of BS 5839 - 6. 2019 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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March '21
RCD types and testing Following much discussion within the industry, this CPD certified session will provide an overview of what types of RCD go where, and how we should be testing them to ensure they work in the event of a fault. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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March '21
AFDDs explained Darren will be identifying what BS 7671 requires from designers and installers when considering AFDDs, this includes how the AFDD works with the final circuits. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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April '21
SPDs Darren will confirm where SPDs are needed following the 18th Edition. He will be looking at section 443 and confirm how they should be fitted if it's identified that they are needed. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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April '21
Thermal Imaging Thermal imaging is on the increase. Darren will be looking at how this technology can add value to your services and how you can avoid some of the problems with technology. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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April '21
EICR coding, continued We will be going over more of your images to identify what code should be given to that situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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April '21
Best Practice Guide 1 In this CPD certified webinar, our technical expert will be taking a look inside Best Practice Guide 1: Replacing a consumer unit in domestic and similar premises and talking you through what is required before and during the consumer unit change. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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May '21
PRS guidance The Government has introduced legislative requirements from 1st June 2020 for Landlords in the Private Rented Sector in England. This will require Landlords to have electrical safety checks carried out as. With these many changes to the private rented sector, this webinar will give an overview of the existing guidance for contractors and landlords alike. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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May '21
The Wiring Regulations Advisory Group (WRAG) In this CPD certified webinar, our technical expert will be talking you through how to find many of the answers typically required within the Wiring Regulations Advisory Group webpage found on the ESF. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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June '21
Working with PME In this CPD certified webinar, we will be discussing how PME works and how to design your installations in line with the considerations for PME systems. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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June '21
Earthing and Bonding Earthing and Bonding is a fundamental for almost every electrical installation, Darren will be looking at the requirements and confirming what does, or doesn’t, need connecting to the MET 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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June '21
EICR coding clinic. Episode 1 We will be looking at the contractors images from real life scenarios and using the industry guidance to help confirm what codes should be attributed to each situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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July '21
Electricity at Work Regulation This document gives the guidance for everyone in this industry. In this CPD certified webinar, we will be taking a look at the requirements and confirming how we can comply with this very important document. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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July '21
EICR coding clinic. Episode 2 We will be looking at the contractors images from real life scenarios and using the industry guidance to help confirm what codes should be attributed to each situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Aug '21
2nd Amendment DPC The 2nd Amendment to BS 7671 is round the corner. This is an opportunity to have a look at the suggested changes for yourself and comment where you feel something needs to be changed. It's vitally import that am many individuals as possible take this opportunity to shape the future of our industry. 60 CPD minutes Expired: Dec '20
EICR coding clinic. Episode 3 We will be looking at the contractors images from real life scenarios and using the industry guidance to help confirm what codes should be attributed to each situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Sep '21
Battery Storage In this webinar we will be delving into the world of battery storage, we will take a look at how this up and coming technology works and how we can incorporate this into the systems we install into domestic premises. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Sep '21
EICR coding clinic. Episode 4 We will be looking at the contractors images from real life scenarios and using the industry guidance to help confirm what codes should be attributed to each situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Oct 21
Fault finding techniques(& leakage current) In this CPD certified webinar, we will be disscussing the best techniques on fault finding, from simple to more complexed faults. Our aim is to guide you on solving those headaches that arise from time to time whilst you are out on site. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Oct '21
EICR coding clinic. Episode 5 We will be looking at the contractors images from real life scenarios and using the industry guidance to help confirm what codes should be attributed to each situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Nov '21
EICR coding clinic. Episode 6 We will be looking at the contractors images from real life scenarios and using the industry guidance to help confirm what codes should be attributed to each situation. 40 CPD minutes View Now »

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Dec '21
Testing as required by 7671: Inspection

Testing as required by 7671: Inspection

27 January 2021
Presented by Nik Mitchell, MIET Cert Ed, Training Development Manager & Jon Elliott, Senior Technical Author

Testing as required by 7671: Basic Tests

Testing as required by 7671: Basic Tests

10 February 2021
Presented by Nik Mitchell, MIET Cert Ed, Training Development Manager & Jon Elliott, Senior Technical Author

Testing as required by 7671: Dead Tests

Testing as required by 7671: Dead Tests

24 February 2021
Presented by Nik Mitchell, MIET Cert Ed, Training Development Manager & Sam Donaghy, Technical Engineering Manager

EICR coding clinic. Episode 7

EICR coding clinic. Episode 7

10 March 2021
Presented by Nik Mitchell, MIET Cert Ed, Training Development Manager & Sam Donaghy, Technical Engineering Manager

Testing as required by 7671: Live Tests Part 1 of 2

Testing as required by 7671: Live Tests Part 1 of 2

24 March 2021
Presented by Nik Mitchell, MIET Cert Ed, Training Development Manager & Jon Elliott, Senior Technical Author

Testing as required by 7671: Live Tests Part 2 of 2

Testing as required by 7671: Live Tests Part 2 of 2

07 April 2021
Presented by Nik Mitchell, MIET Cert Ed, Training Development Manager & Sam Donaghy, Technical Engineering Manager