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17th Edition First Amendment

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Overview - 17th Edition First Amendment

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Throughout the history of BS7671 there have been amendments added to most Editions. The amendments reflect improvements within the industry and can range from advancements in technology to safer practices.

This First Amendment to the 17th Edition is designated BS7671:2008(2011) and results from the improvement of equipment that could cause problems due to overvoltage in systems.

This course is suitable for those that completed their 17th Edition training before July 2011 when the First Amendment was released. Learners must have completed and passed 17th Edition before beginning the 17th Edition First Amendment course.

Lesson Plan

  • Welcome and learning objectives
  • Introduction
  • Parts 1, 2 and 3
  • Part 4
  • Part 5
  • Part 6 and EICR
  • Part 7
  • Appendices
  • Summary


The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.


This course has been produced through a partnership between NICEIC and Virtual College. A Virtual College certificate can be printed by the learner upon completion of the course.


Approximately 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.

Target Audience

If you're a designer, specifier, engineer, electrician, electrical contractor, maintenance technician, project manager or tutor / trainer in these areas, you'll need to know about the changes and additions included in the 17th Edition First Amendment.

Entry Requirements

Learners should have already completed the 17th Edition before attempting the amendment.


Simple to use and in my own time at home.
SR 08/08/2013

It was very helpful because I could just stop and start when I needed to.
AH 09/10/2013

Easy to learn from and navigate
SW 09/10/2013

The whole thing was simple to use and very easy to understand.
TR 23/10/2013

This Online course is very good, easy to use and gives you all the right information you need. Very impressed.
DW 25/03/2014

I found it well presented and easy to navigate through.
SP 25/09/2014

The fact that I could go at my own pace was a real bonus. The system was easily digestible and very well-presented.
MC 13/11/2014


£49.50 + VAT (£59.40 inc. VAT)

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