• Product Description

    This virtual course provides the basic required knowledge to understand the requirements for different types of systems, functions and locations of luminaires for compliance to BS 5266 / BS EN 1838 / BS EN 50172.



    This course is aimed at contractors and individuals looking to gain an understanding of emergency lighting systems, both legislation and fundamental design requirements. There are no formal entry requirements to attend the course, however it is ideally suited to practicing electricians or individuals who wish to proceed to the design and maintenance module.



    The course will provide delegates with an understanding of emergency lighting system compliance to BS 5266 / BS EN 1838 / BS EN 50172, plus the relevant legislation required. Delegates will gain an understanding of system types, the different functions of emergency lighting, product compliance and locations of luminaires.

    Completion of this module will allow delegates to proceed to the design & maintenance module. Successful delegates will receive a CPD accredited certificate.



    This course will cover:

    • An understanding of legal requirements for emergency lighting systems

    • An understanding of products in the marketplace

    • An understanding of Emergency Lighting Systems

    • The requirements of BS 5266 / BS EN 1838 / BS EN 50172

    • Siting of equipment

    • Emergency lighting levels

    • Review of certificates

    An end of session exam will be held



    Our terms and conditions outline our cancellation and refund policy, please refer to these should you need to cancel or amend your booking.

    On occasion we may need to cancel an assessment. In most cases we will give approximately 2 weeks' notice and offer an alternative date/location. Please consider this if booking travel/accommodation. We will not be liable for any loss of work or expenses incurred. 


    If you would like to enquire about any of our courses or ask us about our bespoke or inhouse training opportunities please complete our enquiry form, alternatively please call 0333 015 6626 to speak to a member of our sales team.

    Item Specification

    Duration 1 day
    Assessment Body NICEIC 
    Certificate Type CPD Certificate - 7 Hours
    Work Areas Commercial, Domestic and Industrial

    Additional Details

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