The Domestic Electrical Installer (DEI) training and assessment package covers electrical work as outlined in the BS7671:2018 18th Edition Wiring Regulations.
The DEI course is for operatives who carry out work on domestic electrical installations as a secondary task to their main role or who wish to offer full electrical installations in domestic properties as a stand-alone task.
If you have no former electrical knowledge or experience then we strongly recommend the Essential Electrics we offer.
To become trained in the latest 18th Edition Wiring Regulations, visit the course page here.
This qualification is one of the accreditations required to join a Competent Persons Scheme.
The course covers:
• Component exchange • Applicable building regulations • Electrical safety legislation regulations, standards and terminology • Safe isolation procedures • Earthing and bonding requirements • Electrical test procedures • Installation of electrical components and fittings • Checking the correct and safe operation of installed electrical components • Recording of electrical test results, completion of certification and notification requirements • Special locations • Domestic lighting circuits, SELV • Maintaining domestic electrical installations • 3 Phase supplies
Existing Requirements (Prerequisites)
The DEI course is suitable for experienced operativeswho carry out electrical work as a secondary task i.e. heating installers, bathroom and kitchen fitters and builders or whose main role is domestic electrical installations or maintenance and who wish to carry out domestic electrical installations, including installing new power or lighting circuits.
Assessment is carried out using a variety of methods including multiple choice, short written response, scenario questions and observed practical tasks.