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CIS Electrical Operative training course available from April, 2021
The UK's first CIS Electrical Operative training course is now available from Summer 2021. This five day course will give you the skills to legally maintain, remediate and certify Communication Cabinets &Racks. Download the Course Syllabus here.
In-line with the new 5th Edition In-Service inspection and testing of electrical equipment (2020) and the BS7671 IET Wiring Regulations (2018), GNC Electrics is proud to offer an all encompassing package to fully train individuals to legally maintain, remediate and certify Communication Cabinets and Racks.
The release of the 2020 In-Service testing code of practice guide has mandated that CIS Cabinets are a workplace electrical piece of equipment that requires periodic electrical safety inspection and testing, in-line with portable and fixed electrical appliances.
Please note, all students will receive certification from NAPIT training which is assured by City & Guilds
The course is available to qualified electricians, electrically biased level 3 qualified engineers and IT Installation Engineers. The CIS Electrical Operative course is designed to develop in-depth knowledge of how to complete Electrical Safety Inspections on Information & Communications Technology (ICT) cabinets, and when necessary, carry out remediation in accordance with the BS7671:2018.
ICT cabinets are required under, BS7671:2018 to be safety checked every 5 years. The course will give attendees the knowledge and training required to work with ICT cabinets in Data Centres and or general server rooms.
During the course, you will be shown how to interpret and implement the standards of BS7671:2018 in relation to CIS Cabinets and Racks. In addition, you will be trained how to carry out 'In-Service Inspections and Testing of Electrical Equipment' (IET 5th Edition Code of Practice -2020). This will enable you to understand and appropriate regulations for the installation of CIS Equipment in various locations such as server rooms, data centres and work/office locations.
ICT Electrical Operative Course Training from GNC Electrics Ltd and NAPIT
The course is NAPIT and City & Guilds accredited and upon successful completion attendees become members of the NAPIT ICT Competent Operative Scheme, which certifies that you are competent to undertake the inspection.
The course also includes the 18th Edition should the attendees need this. We can offer the 18th Edition as a stand alone training course.
Course and Scheme available in the summer of 2021
By putting an engineer on the course companies can remove the need for an electrician to have to come out and sign off the cabinets after installation, engineers can self certify the install saving time and money. Engineers will also be able to perform remediation works.
Once the engineer completes the course they are registered to the ICT Operatives Scheme giving them full access to NAPIT benefits and insurance backed by NAPIT for all installations and remedial work.
NAPIT is one of the leading Government approved and United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS) accredited membership scheme operators in the building services and fabric sector. There are currently more than 10,000 NAPIT registered installers in the electrical, heating, plumbing, ventilation, microgeneration and building fabric trades across the UK domestic, commercial and industrial markets.
NAPIT Membership Number: 35521
GNC Electrics are a NAPIT Accredited company giving our clients peace of mind that you will always be sent a qualified electrician or CIStrician to undertake all electrical works.