Specialist Training

Emergency Lighting

This 1-day course provides electricians and maintenance personnel with an understanding of the requirements for installing and maintaining emergency lighting in accordance with legislation and regulations. It reviews the latest requirements of BS 5266:2016.

The course modules are:


  • The Acts and Safety Regulations
  • The Building Regulations
  • The Emergency Lighting Standards

Design Requirements

  • Escape Routes
  • Signs
  • Additional Luminaires
  • Area Lighting
  • Standby Lighting

Electrical Installation

  • Basic Requirements
  • Self-contained luminaires
  • Central supply installations
  • Cabling
  • Notices
  • Inspection and Testing

Operation and Maintenance

  • Documentation
  • Servicing
  • Inspection and Testing
  • Certification
  • Model forms

Target Audience
The course is suitable for all personnel with a responsibility for the installation or maintenance of emergency lighting systems.

Training Methodology
The course is modular providing both theory and practical examples of installation requirements from existing installations to the handover of a new installation to maintenance staff.

Booking Information

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