Is this course for you?

This course is for estates managers and officers, electrical supervisors, electricians and maintenance staff, who have a responsibility for electrical installations in the healthcare environment.


To examine the requirements of BS7671: Section 710, including the scope and practical application, for new and existing electrical installations.


By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Define the scope of BS7671: Section 710
  • Recognise the risks involved with use of electrical equipment in medical locations
  • Identify the practical aspects of electrical installations in medical locations
  • State the requirements of new electrical installations in accordance with BS7671: Section 710
  • Identify the requirements of electrical alterations and additions to existing installations in accordance with BS7671: Section710
  • Identify the requirements for inspection and testing of electrical installations in accordance with BS7671: Section 710

Related courses

Learners should consider the following programmes offered at Eastwood Park:



Eastwood Park, Falfield, was formerly the NHS national training centre for healthcare engineering and now, as an independent company, we are the leading provider of technical healthcare engineering training in the UK.      

Non-accredited courses (EP attendance)

Attendees will receive a personalised Eastwood Park certificate of attendance.


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Classrooms are available for theory learning and group exercises (close to training laboratories when practice activities are included).

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LV facility

Our electrical training facilities include a dedicated training room for low voltage courses.