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WE'VE GOT ANSWERS: Every week we delve in to the wiring regulations and beyond to help eFIXX viewers.

CIRCUIT PROTECTION

BS7671: SURGE PROTECTION

Unravel some of the mystery surrounding surge protection by looking at the regulations and how they should be applied. We'll answer the all-important question, "Do I need to install surge protection for this project?"

RCD TYPES

There's been an increased stringency in the use of RCDs in recent years. Alongside we've seen an increased use of loads that affect them adversely. In this CPD we explain why this happens, how an RCD works and the types of RCD we should be installing.

MCB CIRCUIT PROTECTION

MCBs have been the standard choice of circuit protection for decades, but over this period some misconceptions and myths have arrived. We take it back to basics and cover their operation, their application and how they connect to disconnection times and Zs values. 

18th EDITION CIRCUIT PROTECTION

In this CPD module we consider the 18th edition of the regulations and how it relates to circuit protection. We'll look at occasions RCD protection is required, the use of fire rated enclosures and also the still misunderstood length of meter tails.


ELECTRICAL INSTALLATION

BS7671: CARAVAN SITES

The electrical supply to static and touring caravan hookups attracts special attention within BS7671:2018. In this timely CPD we help you get up to speed with the essential requirements. 

BS761: INDUSTRIAL SOCKETS

Socket outlets complying with BS EN 60309 can 

be used in various tough environments. In this CPD we'll be looking at the requirements of BS 7671for outlets in some of these areas.

BUILDING REGULATIONS

PART L NON-DOMESTIC

The use of lighting controls can be used to improve the efficiency of a lighting system. Carry out this CPD module to see how the Interact Pro system from Signify can take you beyond the base requirements in Part L to create a truly efficient lighting installation.

PART L DOMESTIC

How do you make sure your domestic lighting installations comply with building regulations? Is there a minimum value for efficacy? How do changes in lighting technology affect this?  Find the answers to this and many other questions in this CPD on Part L of the Building Regs.

EXTRACTION & VENTILATION

Extraction and ventilation is an overlooked area of building services but one that is becoming more important to electricians. In this CPD we look at some of the common pitfalls surrounding extraction as well as some best practice hints and tips.

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WIRE FERRULES

Improving reliability of electrical connections.

Using a ferrule can speed up electrical installations and ensure consistency across connections.

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