Initial Verification

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If you are looking to gain knowledge and practical understanding of the initial verification and certification of electrical systems, this is the right course for you. There are no formal entry requirements to attend the course. If you are a practicing electrician and have not carried out inspection and testing since qualifying, or if you require an update before moving on to other electrical inspection qualifications, this course is ideal for you.

The course will cover the following points:
 
  • Preparation for initial inspection and testing
  • Safe working practices
  • Requirements for electrical certification
  • Initial inspection of electrical installations
  • Instrument selection, accuracy and operation
  • Dead tests
  • Live tests
  • Verification of voltage drop
  • Completion of certificates
  • Online exam preparation
  • Revision
  • Online exam

If you are looking to gain knowledge and practical understanding of the initial verification and certification of electrical systems, this is the right course for you.

There are no formal entry requirements to attend the course. If you are a practicing electrician and have not carried out inspection and testing since qualifying, or if you require an update before moving on to other electrical inspection qualifications, this course is ideal for you. This course is not suitable for non-practicing electricians.
The course will give you the knowledge and practical skills required to complete Electrical Installation Certificates or Minor Works Certificates on electrical installations before putting them into service.

You will also learn:

  • The legal responsibilities of an inspector
  • The reasons for electrical inspection
  • Practical testing techniques
  • How to complete Electrical Installation Certificates (including the inspection and test results schedules)
Once you have completed this course we recommend you consider the following:

To gain the knowledge and practical skills required to complete Electrical Installation Condition Reports.

To gain the knowledge and practical skills requried to use test equipment and complete the required tests for completing electrical installation certificates or reports.