2394 Inspection & Testing

LEVEL 3 AWARD IN THE INITIAL VERIFICATION & CERTIFICATION OF ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS CITY & GUILDS 2394-01

AIM
To enable practicing electricians to understand the principles, practices and legislation for the initial verification of electrical installations.

Pre-Requisite
Craft, technician or engineering level experience in electrical inspection and testing. Ideally delegates should have completed the BS7671 IEE Wiring Regulations course.

Course Duration
4 days and 1 evening for the written examination.

Maximum Number
6 persons.

Training Aids
Lecture notes and audio visual presentation. Guidance Note 3, practical exercises and test equipment.

Assessment

  • One online multiple choice test
  • One written test
  • One assignment consisting of 4 tasks:
    • Visual Inspection
    • Insulation resistance testing
    • Live earth fault loop impedance testing
    • Carry out full initial verification of an electrical installation

Certification
On successful completion of the tests and assessments delegates will receive a City & Guilds certificate. The certificate will be forwarded to the delegate or to their sponsor company.

Additional Information
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COURSE OBJECTIVES

On successful completion of this course, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the inspection, testing and certification requirements to meet BS7671, the IEE Wiring Regulations for the initial verification and certification of electrical installations
  • Successfully carry out the practical assessment and examinations as required by City & Guilds to obtain the 2394 qualification

COURSE SYLLABUS

  • Safe isolation
  • Initial Verification of electrical installation
  • Inspection of installation prior to being placed in service
  • Safe testing and commissioning of installation
  • Testing before circuits are energised
  • Testing energised installations
  • Completion of electrical installation certificates and associated documentation
  • Confirm safety of system and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning
  • Carry out inspection of electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
  • Test electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
  • Commission electro-technical systems and equipment

City & Guilds 2394 Examinations

  • Multiple Choice – not open book – time allowed 80minutes. Taken at the end of the course
  • Written Exam – not open book – time allowed 1.5 hours. Date and time set by City & Guilds on an evening at a date after the completion of the course