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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 - 3 Days

Days: 3
CPD hours: 21

Dates: 17 to 19 October - London, 21 to 23 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 judgment and confidence when dealing with electrical issues. 


Electrical Distribution Design

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Dates: 4 October - London 

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


IET Wiring Regulations (17th Edition) 

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Dates: 21 November - London

This course offers a "guided tour" of BS 76712:2008 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 of interest, importance or debate. 


High Voltage (11kV) Distribution and Protection 

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Dates: 10 November - 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 Requirements SP203 P4

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Dates: 6 October - 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.


Earthing and Bonding Systems  

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7


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 example.

Power System Harmonics

Days: 1
CPD hours: 7

Dates: 29 September - 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: 9th November - London

This course details the design techniques for the selection and sizing 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: 17 November - London

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


In-House Only Courses

All our training courses can be produced In-House. 

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. These In-House courses are only available in the UK and Europe. For an In-House quote please email; 
Name of course, approximate number of staff and your site address 


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