Practical Guide to Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (PDF)

Practical Guide to Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (PDF)
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About the book

Edition: First edition 2008
Pages: 225
Authors: Christopher Kitcher
Publisher: Elsevier Ltd.
Language: English

Content

Preface
Foreword
Acknowledgments
1. Inspection and testing of electrical installations
Why inspect and test?
Section 1. Design, Installation, Inspection and Testing
Section 2. Extensions, Material alterations and material changes of use
Section 3. Information about other legislation
Compliance with Building Regulations Part P
Earthing and bonding to comply with Part P
Registered domestic installer
Unregistered competent person
DIY installer
Summary
2. Types of certification required for inspecting and testing
of installations
Certification required for domestic installations (Part P)
Minor Electrical Installation Works Certificate
Part P, Domestic Electrical Installation Certificate
Periodic inspection, testing and reporting
Certification required for the inspecting and testing of
installations other than domestic
Minor Electrical Installation Works Certificate
Electrical Installation Certificate
Initial verification inspection
Initial verification testing
Periodic inspection report
Periodic inspection
Three-phase circuit/systems
Periodic testing
Voltage drop in conductors
3. Testing of electrical installations
Safe isolation
Isolation procedure
Testing for continuity of protective conductors
Main equipotential bonding
Continuity of supplementary bonding
Continuity of circuit protective conductors
Method one
Method two
Ring final circuit test
Complete ring circuit
Broken ring circuit
Interconnections
Polarity
Performing the test
Insulation resistance test
Testing a whole installation
Testing of individual circuits
Testing of 3 phase installations
Testing of site applied insulation
Polarity tests
Polarity test on a radial circuit such as a cooker or
immersion heater circuit
Polarity test on a lighting circuit
Live polarity test
Earth electrode testing
Earth fault loop impedance tester
Measurement using an earth electrode test instrument
Earth fault loop impedance Ze
Earth fault path for a TT system
Earth fault path for a TNS system
Earth fault path for a TNCS system
Circuit earth fault loop impedance
Method one
Method two
Prospective fault current test
Functional testing
Residual current device (RCD)
Types of RCD
RCDs and supply systems
Testing of RCDs
4. Completion of test certificates
Minor Electrical Installation Works Certificate
Electrical Installation Certificate
Schedule of Circuit Details and Test Results
Schedule of Items Inspected
Method of protection against electric shock
Cables and conductors
General
Periodic Inspection Report
Completing the form
Summary of the inspection
Overall assessment
Supply characteristics, earthing and bonding arrangements
Characteristics of the supply protective device
Means of earthing
Main protective conductors
5. Safety in electrical testing
Correct selection of protective devices
Test equipment
Instruments required
Calibration of test instruments
Electric shock
Testing transformers
Testing a 3 phase induction motor
Appendix A IP codes
Appendix B Exercises
Appendix C Questions
Appendix D Answers to Exercises
Appendix E Answers to Questions
Appendix F Useful information
Index

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