|Approximate Duration||8 days|
|Starting On||3rd May 2022|
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This course is part of a training module of our full Level 3 Domestic Electrical Installer (Dwellings) which is a full Requlated Qualification. This course is suitable as stand alone Contined Professional Development (CPD) for operatives (such as OFTEC or Gas Safe Registered engineers) working within the electrical or related industries to enhance their electrical skills and knowledge along with the relevant Health and Safety aspects of working on, or with, electrical installations and equipment. Candidates will undergo theoretical and practical training sessions. This course is recommended for candidates who already have core Health & Safety & related trade experience but who have no previous formal training in domestic wiring. Candidates will carry out simulations in training bays with a fully qualified trainer and gain the confidence in physical wiring activities from the consumer unit to sockets, lighting, fire alarm, boilers etc. found around the average home. The DEI course covers all areas that have been updated or changed since the introduction of the BS7671:2018 the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.
The DEI is suitable for operatives who carry out electrical work as a secondary task i.e. heating installers, bathroom and kitchen fitter’s, builders and domestic appliance fitters / installers
The Domestic Electrical Installer (DEI2020) Training and Assessment package covers electrical work as outlined in the Building Regulation and complies with BS7671:2018 and amendment 1:2020.
This course is designed for persons/installers working within the electrical or related industries it is not designed to take a non-qualified / non-related person and is not designed to make them into electricians
NB: From 1st September 2021 the qualification entry requirements for companies or businesses wishing to join a Part P Competent Person Scheme (CPS) as a “Qualified Supervisor” will be changing. The relevant change is for the designated qualifying supervisor (QS). In a larger organisation, the QS will be responsible for the competence and work of all installers carrying out electrical installations. Sole traders are both the QS and installer.
The Qualified Supervisor must hold as minimum LCL Awards Level 3 Certificate in Installing, Testing and Ensuring Compliance of Electrical Installation Work in Dwellings
For larger businesses, the DEI qualification can still be used for operatives who are under the direction of the qualifying supervisor. Sole traders must comply with the qualification entry requirement detailed above.
Further information can be found in the scheme document from IET who are responsible for the CPS requirements.
A full list of Competent Person Schemes can be found at communities.gov website or https://www.niceic.com/join-us/competent-persons-scheme
The Domestic Electrical Installer (DEI) Training and Assessment package covers electrical work as outlined in the Part P Building Regulation and complies with BS7671:2018.
NB: This course is designed for persons working within the electrical or related industries it is not designed to take a nonqualified/ non-related person and make them into electricians. The Competency is recommended for those who regularly undertake work in domestic properties (which may be notifiable). Building Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2012 Technical
Booklet B 2.7 states "Accreditation of a certification body by a national accreditation body belonging to the European cooperation for Accreditation (EA) provides a means of demonstrating that their certification scheme can be relied upon.
Be trained and assessed in the following areas:
Please Note: Your exam will take place at the end of the course. However, if you feel you require additional study time, you may choose to come back at the end of the next course (Please inform your class tutor if you wish to delay your exam time until the end of the next available course) for more information refer to our website Terms & Conditions of Service
We do provide books for Centre study only. We do however recommend the purchase of the following textbook:-Requirements for Electrical installation IET wiring regulations 18th Edition of BS7671(Blue Book) . We also recommend purchasing other electrical training aids such as the On Site Guide. This can be purchased directly from us with 2-3 days’ notice or cheaper online.