City & Guilds 2921-31 Design and Installation of Domestic and Small Commercial Electric Vehicle Charging Installations


This City & Guilds 2921-31 qualification, replaces the City & Guilds 2919-01. This course aims to provide expert guidance to learners wishing to gain knowledge and understanding on Electric Vehicle charging equipment installation.
The course is aimed at practising electricians interested in understanding how to install the range of equipment and systems available. It covers the specialised installation requirements of electric vehicle charging equipment in public, private and commercial locations and includes exclusive guidance on electrical requirements.

With the increasing demand for new electric charging points and an expectation that this demand is to continue to grow, there’s never been a better time to gain the qualification that will allow you to install electric vehicle charging equipment to help roll them out towards net zero.

Course code



Dumfries Campus


Evening: This course will be delivered over 6 Thursday evenings – 4 evenings delivery, 1 Practical Assessment and 1 online exam
Day: This course will be delivered over 3 days – 2 days delivery, and 1 day for practicla and online assessment




Location: Dumfries
Evening 1 – 30 Apr 2024 18:00
Evening 2 – 07 May 2024 18:00
Evening 3 – 14 May 2024 18:00
Evening 4 – 21 May 2024 18:00
Evening 5 – Assessment – 28 May 2024 18:00
Evening 6 – Practical – 04 Jun 2024 18:00

Entry Requirements

To study this course, you should be 18 years old or above and you must also be familiar with the current Wiring Regulations.

This course is aimed at practicing electricans.

Course Content

During your study you will cover a range of knowledge and skills across areas including inspection & testing and handing over of electrical vehicle charging equipment. Topics include:

  • the key requirements relating to electric vehicle charging equipment
  • the different types and features of electric vehicle charging equipment
  • the design of an installation for electric vehicle charging equipment
  • understand requirements for inspection, testing, commissioning and handover of electric vehicle charging equipment and circuits
  • understand the use of vehicles as electrical energy storage systems as part of prosumer’s installations


You will be assessed by a 45 minute online multiple-choice test and a practical assignment.

Career Prospects

This course will allow you to progress on to a career in installing electric vehicle charging equipment. This equipment is crucial in the roll out and mass-market adoption of these new, sustainably-powered vehicles. It is expected that 95% of all new cars bought by UK consumers will be electric vehicles by 2040.

Course Contact Details

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on a course, please get in touch.

Telephone: 01387 734199

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