Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation to BS7671:2018 AMD 1

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Level: Technical
Duration: 25 hours
Content Partner: Graham Kenyon

Partner details
Director and Principal Consultant at G Kenyon Technology Ltd, Graham has established his reputation designing and implementing control and information management systems in the challenging environments presented by world-class construction programmes in the airport and railway industries. Graham is well versed in standard-setting, as he serves as: Chair of the IET’s Wiring Regulations Policy Committee; a member CIBSE’s Electrical Services Group Committee; an IET representative on JPEL/64 (BS 7671, IET Wiring Regulations), under which he also serves as Deputy Chair of JPEL/64 sub-committee D. Graham is author of the 4th Edition of the IET Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Installations, co-author of the IET Code of Practice for Electrical Energy Storage Systems, and editor of some of the IET’s Wiring Regulations publications: Guidance Note 5 Protection against electric shock (8th Edition); Guidance Note 6 Protection against overcurrent (8th Edition); and Electrical installation design guide (4th Edition).

Who should learn?
This course has been designed for those who are new to EV Charging Installations or for those requiring a better understanding of electric vehicle charging equipment installations. Learners using this course could be from any background or industry sector, from apprentices through to senior managers.

This document contains the unit overviews and learning objectives

Course Introduction
This online course will cover the key aspects of the design, specification and installation of Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation. This course will look at the requirements detailed in Section 722 of BS 7671:2018+A1:2020 as well as the IET Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation, 4th Edition.

The course will also help to enhance your expertise on the best practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation, providing you with a deeper understanding of how to select and use the correct earthing systems to protect against electric shock as well looking into vehicle-to-grid, on street installations and smart infrastructure integration.

We would recommend that you purchase a copy of The Code of Practice For Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation, Fourth Edition (detailed below) to get the best out of this course.

Learning Objectives
Through this online course, you will learn:

  • How to specify Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installations
  • How to design electrical installations containing electric vehicle charging and supply equipment
  • The steps involved in planning, installing and commissioning of electric vehicle charging points
  • Key risks and hazards for various types of installation, and how to address them, including: Dwellings, Commercial and Industrial premises, On-Street installations, and filling stations.

Level 3 Award In Domestic, Commercial and Industrial Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation Qualification

We also offer both the City & Guilds and EAL qualification. The City & Guilds qualification is £150 and comprises of a 2.5 hour practical assessment and an online exam. The EAL qualification is £80 and comprises of an online exam.

Once you have successfully completed your course, please email info@learntechnique.com with your certificate and we will be in touch with details on how you can gain your qualification with us.