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EV Charging Course - City & Guilds 2921-31 Electric Vehicle Charging Domestic / Commercial installations. Explore car charging courses


Design and installation of domestic and small commercial electric vehicle charging installations

Venue: Harris House, Harlow essex CM19 5AN Duration: 3 days

This course will require your to bring a scientific calculator. All other stationary will be provided by AET.

C&G 2921-31 Electric Vehicle Charging Domestic / Commercial installations


Our car charging courses are aimed at existing practising electricians:

The purpose of this qualification is to install domestic and small commercial electric vehicle charger units.
The qualification centres around being able to know the key requirements relating to electric vehicle charging equipment, including types of equipment. It includes how to design an installation, inspect, test, commission and maintain installations.

Our EV charging courses cover everything from installation to maintenance of charging stations.

Book City & Guilds car charging courses online.


  • Online Evolve Test
  • Assignment: Short answer test and scenario based –Externally set by C&G internally marked by the centre

The assignment is made up of a series of short answer questions and a assignment scenario based question
The assignment is carried out under exam conditions and lasts 1.5 hours

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The Evolve test for 2921-31 is 45 minutes

Topics include

  • Statutory and non- statutory documents for selection, installation and commissioning of EVC equipment
  • Traffic Management Orders situation identification
  • Suitability of different modes of charging equipment and connections
  • Design an installation, including assessment of location, and methods for selecting suitable cable
  • System earthing and supply arrangements
  • Risks associated with installations, including PEN/CNE conductor faults, electric shock
  • Requirements for inspection, testing, commissioning and handover of EVC equipment and circuits
  • Electrical energy storage systems

Learner Entry Requirements

Learners wishing to enter onto the following qualification must already hold either of the qualifications below prior to registration.
Other A/O equivalents are also accepted
For individuals holding older legacy qualifications a current ECS installation Gold card will be acceptable
External Quality assurance process will be in place to ensure the learner entry requirements are being implemented
• 2357 Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment)
• 2357 Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrotechnical Services (Electrical Maintenance)
• 5357 Level 3 Electrotechnical qualification
• 2356 Level 3 NVQ in Electrotechnical Services Experienced Worker
• 2346 Level 3 Electrotechnical Experienced Worker Qualification

Discover the benefits of our certified EV charging courses for career advancement:

  • Industry Relevance: Stay updated with the latest trends and technologies in electric vehicles (EVs) and charging infrastructure.
  • Enhanced Skills: Gain practical knowledge and hands-on experience in installing, maintaining, and troubleshooting EV charging stations.
  • Career Opportunities: Open doors to new job roles such as EV technician, charging station installer, or maintenance specialist.
  • Certification: Obtain recognised credentials that validate your expertise and enhance your credibility in the EV industry.
  • Career Progression: Improve your chances of promotion or salary increase by acquiring specialised skills that are in high demand.
  • Networking: Connect with professionals and experts in the EV sector, expanding your professional network.
  • Contribution to Sustainability: Contribute to the growing field of sustainable transportation by supporting the infrastructure for electric vehicles.
  • Future-Proofing: Prepare for future developments in EV technology and infrastructure, ensuring your skills remain relevant and valuable

With the growing demand on EV installations this could provide you with referrals for installation enquiries within your region.

Level 3 Award in Requirements for Electrical Installations (BS 7671)(2381-18)