Figures show a 98% success rate in 18th Edition exam for learners using the XS Training Online Course!​



XS Training Ltd has developed an Online 18th Edition Wiring Regulations Course, with the aim of enabling the candidate to demonstrate that they are conversant with the IET Wiring Regulations BS 7671:2018.

This is a convenient, cost-effective alternative to face to face classroom training:

  • Accessed via the internet from your home or workplace.
  • Flexible delivery – available at a time and place to suit you.
  • Arranged into short bite-sized interactive e-learning modules.
  • Includes revision practice test to ensure you are ready for the exam.
  • Final examination taken at an approved test centre.

The total cost for a single user for the online 18th Edition course is £240 + VAT, which includes the exam.

The material for this course has been broken down into several smaller lessons, each lesson dealing with a specific area of the overall subject.

The course is self-paced, so you decide how fast or slow the training goes. You can complete the course in stages revisiting the training at any time.

To gain your 18th Edition certification, you must take an examination at an approved test centre. The examination fee is included in the price of this course, so there’s nothing extra to pay.

There are no formal entry requirements for candidates undertaking this qualification. However, centres must ensure that candidates have the potential and opportunity to successfully gain the qualification. It is expected that candidates will have basic knowledge of electrical science.

JIB Gold Card status and ECS Registered Electrician

The 18th edition BS7671(2018) Requirements for Electrical Installations is required to obtain a JIB Gold Card.

The Code of Professional Practice for ECS Registered Electricians states the governance of the Code of Professionalism Practice and the standards you need to maintain such as Continuing Professional Development;

To keep up to date with relevant developments in the electrotechnical industry by participating in Continuing Professional Development (CPD), including knowledge and providing JIB approved certification of the current edition of BS 7671.

Failure to maintain the current edition of BS7671 in line with the agreed timescales will result in the removal of registered status, but the existing occupation and grade of the individual will remain.

How To Become An ECS Registered Electrician with XS Training Ltd

ECS Registered Electrician

After completing your AM2, NVQ Level 3 and 18th edition BS7671 For Electrical Installations with XS Training, you can become an ECS Registered Electrician – no subscription fee!

As an industry we should be proud of the time and effort you are putting into your skills and professionalism. Becoming an ECS Registered Electrician will give you the status you deserve.

Becoming a Registered Electrician will Increase your status and credibility in the industry. It will highlight to others your qualified position to a Level 3 standard and current Wiring Regulations BS7671.

To become an ECS Registered Electrician you must meet the ECS gold card requirement, have the Wiring Regulations (2018) BS7671, agree to the Code of Professional Practice and continue to add to your CPD.

Existing cardholders can upgrade to include Registered Electrician for no cost now!

No card? Apply for your card and select Registered Electrician if you meet the eligibility criteria.

18th Edition BS7671 online exams ’taken at home‘

XS Training Ltd have been the driving force behind ‘Remote Invigilation‘ since 2016 and for the past few weeks Awarding Bodies have been working with various external Quality Assurance Bodies to gain approval for learners who need to do an online test to be able to do this at home, whilst being invigilated remotely.

XS Training will be running a pilot with a few customers to trial this approach over the next few weeks with plans to offer this to all learners in the near future!

it is important to have the technology in place and we will be highlighting the required conditions for invigilation

How do I get started with online electrical training?

There’s never been a better time to invest in developing your electrical skills. Today, online electrical training is the fastest, most convenient and cost-effective way, to gain in-demand electrical skills. XS Training Ltd is established as a leading UK online electrical training provider.

Why wait? It’s the ideal time to get started training for your NVQ today! Call us on 0800 170 0294, or click here to get your questions answered.

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