Fulfilling The Demand For Electric Vehicle Charging Points

XS Training Ltd are now offering the City and Guilds 2919-01 Electrical Vehicle Charging Course ONLINE. The knowledge and content required for the course is delivered online, which gives you the opportunity to carve your own learning program and attend the exams when you feel ready.

You can purchase the course ONLY (without exams), which gives you the background knowledge of Electrical Vehicle charging equipment and all the information you need for the City and Guilds 2919 – including practice exam questions and videos of the installation and full testing process. The completion of the Electrical Installation Certificate will also be included.

XS Training NEW Training Centre

If you select the Electrical Vehicle Charging Course and Exam route – which, at the time of writing, will shortly be available – you will be attending the NEW XS Training centre in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.

Why study the EV Charging Course with XS Training?

Electric vehicle sales are on the rise and therefore more and more EV charging points are being installed. XS Training offers the City and Guilds 2919 EV charging ONLINE course, to assist installers when fitting Electric Vehicle charging points for public, private and business customers.

The government are providing incentives for companies for each charging point that is installed. £350 can be claimed per install for Electric Vehicle purchasers, to install an Electric Vehicle charge point at home, or up to £7,000 for business, providing they are installed by a City and Guilds 2919 qualified installer.

The government has made available grants and tax breaks for those who plug-in to refuel.

The Online course is designed for qualified electricians who want to learn about the technical requirements and practical considerations when installing Electric Vehicle charging points.

This course covers domestic, Commercial, On-street and Industrial installations.

The course is available to purchase with a maximum of 6 months access.

  • Characteristics, Charging requirements, Safety considerations
  • Modes of Electric Vehicle charging, requirements and restrictions
  • Electrical Installation Requirements
  • Supply, Earthing, Planning permission, Explosive atmospheres, Protection, Labelling, Control, Risk assessment
  • Domestic, commercial & public installations
  • Inspection, Testing and Certification
  • Commissioning and DNO paperwork.

For OLEV registration please follow this link; https://forms.dft.gov.uk/olev-authorised-installer-application/

To assist you with this course, you will need an up to date copy of the IET Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation – 4th Edition. The BS7671 IET Wiring Regulations or Onsite Guide for cable calculations.

The course is accessible for 6 months from the day of purchase.

C&G 2919-01 Electric Vehicle Charge Point Installation Course Overview

  • Introduction
  • Learning Objective 1 – Key Requirements Relating To Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment
  • Learning Objective 2 – The Advantages & Disadvantages of Different Types Of Electric Vehicle Charging Arrangements & Equipment
  • Learning Objective 3-5 – Preparation, Design & Installation of Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment
  • Learning Objective 6&7 – Inspection, Testing, Commissioning & Handover of Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment
  • Assessments
  • EV 2919 Multiple Choice Questions
  • EV 2919 Multiple Choice Questions

City & Guilds 2919-01 Assessment

Following successful completion of the course, the learner can then proceed to book their final examination/assessment at an Approved Centre.

The total duration of the final assessment is 4 hours and the format is:

Online exam: 40 Questions (60 minutes)

Task A: Installation design (commercial/on-street) (30 minutes).
Task B: Carry out installation (1 hour).
Task C: Initial Verification of installation (inspection and testing) (1 hour)
Task D: Installation design (domestic) (30 minutes).


Successful completion of both the course and assessment will result in attainment of the City & Guilds 2919-301 – Level 3 Award In Domestic, Commercial and Industrial Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation qualification.

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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