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Initial Verification

Course Code: PG18/4

Level: 3
Subject area: Construction & the Building Trades
Awarding body: City & Guilds
Qualification: Award, City & Guilds
Course type: Short course
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Four days
When you'll study: Monday to Thursday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

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About the course

Are you a practising electrician who has not carried out inspection and testing since qualifying? Do you need to complete training updates before going on to other City & Guilds qualifications? City College Plymouth provides the City & Guilds Award in Initial Verification of Electrical Systems as a four day course for electricians who need to update their training. The course is also suited to those who have limited experience of initial verification. City & Guilds 2391-50.

What you'll learn

The course will provide you with information of initial verification through a series of theory and practical assignments.

Entry requirements

It is recommended that you will have achieved the City & Guilds Fundamental Inspection course prior to applying for the Initial Verification course.


There is one online exam, one practical assessment and one written exam.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.


Course Code: PG18/4

Course Fees

A Full Course Fee: £550

B Reduced Course Fee (for those in receipt of qualifying benefits): Not applicable to this course

C Ancillary course costs (ie books and equipment): Not applicable to this course

D Advanced Learner Loan Fee: Not applicable to this course

How old are you? How much will you pay?
16 - 18 A
19 - 23 A(Note: If you do not have a level 3 qualification, this course may be free).
24+ A

Please note fees are quoted for one year only.