Design and Verification of Electrical Installations - EAL Level 4 Certified Training

Design and Verification of Electrical Installations

Qualification Code: 601/8231/3

What is this qualification?

This electrical design course is for learners who wish to obtain an understanding of the concepts, processes and practices involved with the design, construction management and the initial verification of electrical installations. The emphasis is on the safe and ergonomic design on an installation which complies with relevant statutes, regulations; industry standards, and sound engineering practices.

Who is this qualification for?

  • Those who wish to further their career in the electrotechnical sector
  • Learners who wish to demonstrate their ability in electrical installation design
  • Those who wish to obtain an Industry recognised qualification.

What does this qualification cover?

This qualification is comprised of a single knowledge unit which has 30 guided learning hours (GLH) which covers: relevant statutory and non-statutory requirements, electrical installation design, BS 7671, design and verification procedures, associated protective systems; and aspects of environmental technologies. It covers design calculations and the application of BS 7671 and related guidance in the safe and effective design of an installation. The qualification has a total qualification time (TQT) of 100 hours.

Support for this Qualification

This Electrical Design Course is:

  • Regulated at Level 4
  • Industry recognised
  • Supported by Certsure
  • Supported by the JIB.

Achievement of the Qualification

This qualification is gained when the unit and related assessments have been achieved. The centre will then be able to apply for the learner’s Certificate.


Delegates will need to provide photographic identification as well as their National Insurance number on their first day of training. The following photographic identification is accepted:

  • Passport
  • Driving Licence etc.


There are no formal entry requirements for these qualifications; however centres should ensure that the learners have the potential to achieve these qualifications. Learners must have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy to complete the learning outcomes and assessments.

It is recommended that learners have completed a recognised electrical apprenticeship, or as a minimum hold qualifications covering inspection and testing, and a current qualification to the wiring regulations. The guided learning hours attributed to this qualification assume the average learner will be involved in the electrical contracting industry.

C&P Training Services will make learners with particular requirements aware of the content of the qualification and they will be given every opportunity to successfully complete the qualification. EAL will consider any reasonable suggestions for, and from, those with disabilities that would help them to achieve the learning outcomes without compromising the standards required.

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