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Electrical Services Courses



High quality electrical building services are essential for the modern world to operate. To help you meet that demand, CIBSE Training have the perfect suite of courses to introduce you to, or refresh and develop your existing knowledge in, electrical services. 

Electrical Services Explained

Days: 3
CPD hours: 21
Dates: 25 - 27 October - London; 22 - 24 November - Manchester

This three day course will give you a grounding in electrical services and equipment and a better appreciation of many of the issues associated with the design, installation and maintenance of electrical systems. Delegates will develop their own engineering judgements and confidence when dealing with electrical issues.


 

Electrical Distribution Design

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 9 March - London

This course focuses on design techniques and simple to use spreadsheets for system design encompassing UPS, LV switchgear, transformer/ generator change-over control, air circuit breakers, watchdog circuitry and new technology.


 

Earthing and Bonding Systems

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 27 April - London

Vital for the safety and correct function of all information technology equipment. This course offers a practical explanation of earthing and bonding systems illustrated with examples.




IET Wiring Regulations for Electrical Installations (incl. update applicable 1 July 2015)

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 2 December - London; 28 April - London; 14 July - London

This course offers a “guided tour” of BS 7671:2008 incorporating amendment no. 1 2011 and provides information on the background, the history and some of the theoretical concepts behind the standard. The course deals with each part of the regulations section by section, describing key points of interest, importance or debate.


High Voltage (11kV) Distribution and Protection

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 11 November - London; 10 March - London; 2 July - London


Overview of design and application of 11kV (high voltage) electrical systems including switchgear, transformers, distribution systems, protection and discrimination, legislation and health and safety issues.


 

Emergency Lighting to Comply with Fire Safety BAFE SP203 P4

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 24 February - London; 7 July - London


The course covers use of current standards to demonstrate compliance with fire safety legislation. It describes design techniques, installation procedures and testing requirements. Details are given of the guidance now provided in BS 5266-10, to assist engineers to produce appropriate systems that can demonstrate compliance with the Fire Safety Order covering emergency lighting, not only for evacuation but to safeguard occupants who have to perform safety related duties in a lighting supply failure.

To assure participants are appropriately trained in line with BAFE Scheme SP203 Part 4, the course includes a short quetionnaire at the end of each of the 4 sections, ensuring delegates are assessed as a competent person to BAFE SP203 standard to carry out works in this area.


 

Power System Harmonics: Causes, Effects and Reduction

Days: 1
CPD hours: 2
Dates: 26 January - London; 6 July - London

Modern complex electrical loads like electronic motor control, rectifier plants, IT equipment etc, produce considerable harmonics with probable consequential system damage. This course details the causes, effects and mitigation.



Standby Diesel Generator

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 23 February - London


This course details the design techniques for the selection and sizing of standby diesel generators for low voltage distribution systems including fault level analysis, selection of alternators / governors, selection of circuit breakers etc.




Practical Approach to LV Fault Level Analysis

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Dates: 16 June - London

Basic concepts; trend in higher fault levels; calculation methods; generator decrement curves; sizing equipment for fault levels; European fault classification; required fault levels.


 

Lighting & Energy Efficiency

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 15 November - London; 25 April - London; 5 July - London

The objective of this course is to cover the important considerations and requirements for energy efficient lighting solutions. The course will be set out in four parts: regulations, codes and specifications; technologies and systems; design tools and applications; design process and lighting practice.


 

Lighting Design: Principles and Application

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 13 November - London; 19 May - London


This course will explain the principles behind the process of the art and science of lighting design, the ethos behind good lighting and how to deliver sustainable solutions though design and use of appropriate lamps, luminaires and controls.


 

Emergency Lighting to Comply with Fire Safety Requirements

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7
Dates: 24 February - London; 7 July - London


This course covers the use of current standards to demonstrate compliance with fire safety legislation. It describes design techniques, installation procedures and testing requirements. Details are given of the guidance now provided in BS 5266-10 to assist engineers to produce appropriate systems that demonstrate compliance with the Fire Safety Order.



 

In-House Only Courses

Introduction to Electrical Services in Buildings

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

In-house only (min 6 delegates) at your site
For a quote email Melissa mfileppi@cibse.org

This course covers the principles and practice of electrical provision in buildings and is designed for a nontechnical
audience.


 

Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations and Portable Equipment

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

In-house only (min 6 delegates) at your site
For a quote email Melissa mfileppi@cibse.org

This course covers the tests critical to the safety of any electrical installation required by 17th Ed (BS 7671) and the inspection of portable equipment to meet the Electricity at Work Regulations.


 

Electricity at Work Regulations Explained

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

In-house only (min 6 delegates) at your site
For a quote email Melissa mfileppi@cibse.org

Compliance with Electricity at Work Regulations is mandatory in the UK. This course explains the requirements of Section 15, of the Health and Safety Act 1974. It is a step by step guide through the regulations regarding electrical safety within the work place and outlines ways to ensure compliance.


Security System Design and Implementation

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

In-house only (min 6 delegates) at your site
For a quote email Melissa mfileppi@cibse.org

This course provides the essential introduction to the process of assessing the requirement for a security system through the design and implementation processes including on-going maintenance. A step-by-step guide of all key areas that are central to providing effective security solutions.


 


In-house training at your site

Training multiple staff at once is the most cost effective way to develop staff for organisations. All our courses can be delivered at your site (min 6 staff) at discounted rates. For an In-house quote please email; 
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address 
to Melissa on mfileppi@cibse.org

 

To contact the CIBSE Training Team with a query please

Email: training@cibse.org or call: +44 (0)20 8772 3637