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There are currently no more short courses planned for the rest of this academic year (21/22) all short course dates for academic year 22/23 are yet to be confirmed.

If you are interested in one of our short courses and wish to be added to a wait list, while the final dates are confirmed, please do not hesitate to get in touch with:

We are proud to offer a number of electrical short courses throughout the year.

These are either full day or night classes with the majority taking place in our £7million Construction Skills Centre.

See more information about each course by clicking on the titles below, or use the contact form to request more information about your chosen course!


This qualification is intended for practicing electricians who want to expand their skills and knowledge in the area of Initial Verification and/or Periodic Inspection and continue their professional development.

It aims to provide the specialist knowledge and skills needed, including appropriate legislation, inspection and testing techniques, completing and issuing certificates or reports and understanding of results and measurements.

The course runs for 10 weeks (usually on evenings) between 5.30pm and 8pm. You will then undertake an exam at the end of your course.

This course costs £900 to study.

For further information or to book, call 01946 839300 or email Alternatively, fill out the form below!

The 18th Edition of the IET Wiring Regulations forms the national standard to which all new and amended electrical installations in the UK are to comply.

All electrical professionals are urged to ensure they are familiar with the changes and the requirements.

Course length

3 day intensive and 1 day refresher courses available

Entry requirements

You must have experience or be competent within the electrical industry to study this course.

What you’ll learn

We will cover a wide range of topics that are linked to the new electrical installation IET 18th Edition standards including:

  • The latest standards and requirements for installs
  • Guidance on Arc Fault Detection Devices for rented accommodation
  • Changes to Residual Current-Device (RCD) protection
  • Inspection and testing procedures

Courses Costs

Full 3 day course: £375 per person

Update 1 day course: £150 per person

(Once your place has been confirmed, a £100 deposit is required)

We also offer the 18th Edition regulations book at a discounted price of £71.75 per copy.

For further information or to book, call 01946 839300 or email Alternatively, fill out the form below!

This is a new course intended for personnel in electrical contracting companies who have responsibility for the quality of the design, specification, installation and testing process.


This course allows candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required designing and scoping electrical installations.


By completing this course over a series of evening classes you can gain Electrician Technician status allowing you to potentially jump to higher wages.


This course costs £850.

For further information or to book, call 01946 839300 or email Alternatively, fill out the form below!

This qualification is aimed at practicing electricians interested in understanding how to install the range of equipment and systems available, it covers the specialised installation requirements of electric vehicle charging equipment in public, private and commercial locations and includes exclusive guidance on electrical requirements.


This qualification aims to provide expert guidance to learners wishing to gain knowledge and understanding on electric vehicle charging equipment installation.


This course is suitable for those who already hold an 18th Edition qualification and an Electrical Inspection and Testing qualification (or equivalent).


Completing this course proves your competence and skills in installation of home charging points. On completion of this course you will be able to apply for OLEV grants for each home charging point fitting you undertake.


The OLEV grant is a government grant for electric car home chargers, provided by the Office for Low Emission Vehicles (OLEV).

  • The OLEV grant, specifically named the Electric Vehicle Homecharge Scheme (EVHS), provides up to £500 off a domestic home charging point fitting, and up to £5000 off a commercial fitting.
  • It’s available for most electric cars and plug-in hybrid cars.
  • You can claim one chargepoint per eligible vehicle and up to two eligible vehicles per household.

If none of our course dates fit your schedule, we offer flexible options for large groups.


This course costs £365.

For further information or to book, call 01946 839300 or email Alternatively, fill out the form below!

2377: In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT) & the Management Requirements for the Maintenance of Electrical Equipment (Level 3).

Do you work in facilities or estate management?
Perhaps you’re a handyman, caretaker or would benefit from being able to complete PAT testing in your job role if so, this course is for you…

  • What will this course allow me to do?
  • Complete in-house PAT testing
  • Test portable electrical appliances
  • Improve health and safety knowledge
  • Carry out inspection and testing
Entry Requirements

Aged 18 or above, (a knowledge of electrical systems and hazards of electricity would be beneficial).

Assessment Methods

You will be assessed with both a practical and multiple choice test.


£375, payment can be made to our finance team by calling 01946 552 709

What next?

Once you have applied and payment has been made, you will be contacted via email with instructions on how to access the online elements of the course.

Once you’ve completed one of the Level 3 courses you can progress on to our Level 4 Award in the Design and Verification of Electrical Installations (2396).

To study this course, you will need the following book: The all-new 5th Edition of the IET Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment

Course Dates

This is an online course, which you can complete at any time, before coming into college for a practical exam.

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