Qualifications & Training


Vocationally Related Qualifications (VRQ) in Gas & Electrical Safety – established as the industry standard.

For an overview of each of our courses and to meet the trainers, download our National Academy Qualification Prospectus or visit the relevant course page from the Qualifications menu above.

VRQ Level 4 Electrical Qualification

Level 4 VRQ Certificate in Electrical Safety Management in Social Housing
A one day guided learning event followed by self-study modules and development of a portfolio designed for management in social housing who have responsibility for electrical safety management.

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VRQ Level 3 Electrical Qualification

Level 3 VRQ Certificate in 18th Edition Electrical Wiring Regulations (BS7671)
A one-day refresher or three-day full tutor led learning event or self-led online training, followed by a 2 hour exam at an approved centre. This qualification is suitable for individuals that require an understanding of BS7671 such as Electrical Safety Managers, Contractors, Practicing Electricians, Electrical Engineers, Contract Managers and other related trades.

Level 2 Electrical Qualification

Level 2 Electrical Safety Awareness in Social Housing

Designed specifically to help organisations achieve electrical compliance. Those working in roles such as Housing Officers, Surveyors, Maintenance Operatives, Call Centre Staff, Admin Staff and Voids Officers will find this course beneficial. This qualification is also ideal for Senior Managers who do not hold a professionally recognised electrical qualification.

Level 1 Electrical Qualification

Level 1 Award in Basic Electrical Principles

This qualification builds awareness in a non-technical way and so is suitable for internal or external social housing staff. It can be taken by staff members who visit properties or interact with tenants and those who don’t but still need to understand organisational and tenant responsibilities regarding electrical safety.

To make a booking:-

All courses are run regularly across the UK and forthcoming dates can be seen in the details about each course. In-house courses can also be run on request.

Contact us to BOOK a COURSE or find out more details at enquiries@dev.aesm.uk.com

OR call 01256 548040