Basic Electrical Installation Work 2357 Edition

By Trevor Linsley, Trevor Linsley

© 2011 – Routledge

492 pages

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Paperback: 9780080966281
pub: 2011-05-27
US Dollars$46.95

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About the Book

This textbook covers all the material you need to pass the first part of the new City & Guilds 2357 Diploma in Electrotechnical Technology

Aligned with the 17th edition IEE Wiring Regulations, this new edition has been thoroughly updated to cover the ‘knowledge’ section of the latest 2357 course. Written in an accessible style and with a separate chapter for each unit, this book helps you to master each topic before moving on to the next. End of chapter revision questions help you to check your understanding and consolidate the key concepts learned in each chapter. With associated online animations and instructional videos to further support your learning, this is the text that no electrical installations student should be without.

Also available:

Advanced Electrical Installation Work 6th edition

Trevor Linsley

ISBN: 9780080970424


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Table of Contents

1 Understanding health and safety legislation, practices and procedures

2 Understanding environmental legislation and environmental technology systems

3 Organising the work environment

4 Electrical supply systems, earthing arrangements and protective devices

5 Preparation and installation of wiring systems

6 Termination and connection of conductors and cables

7 Inspection, testing and commissioning electrical installations

8 Fault diagnosis and repair

9 Electrical scientifi c theory

Answers to check your understanding

Appendix A: Abbreviations, symbols and codes

Appendix B: Health and Safety Executive (HSE) publications and information

Appendix C: Environmental organisations

Glossary of terms


Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Construction / Electrical

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