This course provides participants with a detailed understanding of the fundamental elements that are required to competently carry out the design of electrical installations. Participants explore the requirements of legislation and other relevant statutory and non-statutory guidance information, including BS7671. Selection of protective devices, cables and earthing requirements is a key aspect of the course with participants gaining the skills and knowledge to review through the design stage.


Duration: Three days
Delivery format: Traditional or virtual classroom

Who is it for?

Participants with relevant experience and/or qualifications from the sectors of Electrical Design, Electrical Installation and Electrical Maintenance

Course content

Learning objectives

At the end of this course participants will be able to:

Assessment format

Participants will complete an end of course design project that consolidates the learning achieved throughout the course.


For details of forthcoming course dates and prices, please contact:

The University of Cumbria Project Academy Office on 01228 616332 or


To book your place, please see below for arrangements if you want to pay by purchase order and invoice or by credit card.



If you have selected a course which is delivered online, please read the technical requirements before booking. If you are unable to undertake a booked course due to not having the required equipment, no refund will be offered.


Inclusions and exclusions


I wish to pay using a company purchase order and require a separate invoice

Please email the following details no less than 4 weeks before the first day of the course:

If you have not conducted business with the University of Cumbria before, please be aware that both of us may have administrative procedures required to set up our respective customer/supplier accounts and the time taken to complete these may impact on the availability of places on your preferred course.


Payment, cancellation and changes


I wish to pay using a company or personal credit card and do not require a separate invoice

Please email the following details no less than 4 weeks before the first day of the course:

On receipt of your booking and confirmation that we can accommodate you, we will send a link to take your payment.


Payment, cancellation and changes

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