Amendment 2 - Are you ready?


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Debbie Shields | Communications Manager
Contractor News
  • NICEIC underlines the need for action ahead of the implementation of BS 7671:2018 Amendment 2 on September 27th 2022
  • The UK’s leading certification body for the building services industry highlights its comprehensive support package, which includes training courses, publications, online certification tools, in-depth technical articles and much more
  • When it comes to Amendment 2, NICEIC has everything businesses and industry needs to remain up to date and compliant

NICIEC is urging contractors and the wider industry to ensure they are fully prepared for Amendment 2 of
BS 7671:2018, which, following a six-month transition period, comes into effect on Tuesday, September 27th.

“Amendment 2 introduces some sizeable changes,” said NICEIC’s Head of Technical Services, Paul Collins.

“Designed to improve safety and push the industry forward, it is vital that those operating in the electrotechnical space are up to speed and ready to put the changes into practice.”

As the UK’s leading certification body for the Building Services industry, NICEIC has designed an expansive support package to help the industry navigate the changes and ensure a smooth transition.

The package includes a range of expert-led training courses covering everything electrical contractors need to know and a wide range of publications and guides, all of which are available via

In addition, NICEIC also offers a new and improved streamlined suite of Electrical Forms. Available in physical format via the NICEIC webshop and in digital form via NICEIC Online and the NICEIC Cert mobile app, these forms are updated in line with Amendment 2 and are available now.

Furthermore, the 38,000 businesses certified by NICEIC also benefit from NICEIC’s highly regarded technical helpline and a bank of free and exclusive CPD Certified materials, including webinars and technical reference documents.

Collins continued:

“To support the industry transition, we have developed a full and comprehensive package of class-leading training solutions, materials and tools.

“We have worked hard to cover all bases, ensuring that our offer delivers the tools contractors and industry truly need.

“If you operate in the electrotechnical space or in an associated industry, I urge you to make the most of these resources. Doing so will ensure that come September 27th, you are up to speed and ready to go.”

To learn more about NICEIC’s range of training courses please
click here
To view NICEIC’s wide range of publications please click here

If you are an NICEIC Certified business and would like to access your CPD Certified technical articles, please visit the Technical Services section of the NICEIC customer portal. or for access to the THE WIRE webinars please visit

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