SEMINAR PROGRAMME

It’s more important than ever to arm yourself with the information you need to make your business stronger. Elex helps keep electricians right up-to-date with the latest technical updates and new rules and regulations, including the 18th Edition. Each show has an extensive seminar schedule, packed with practical information and guidance. All the sessions are presented by leading industry experts and explore key issues facing electricians today. There’s no need to pre-book, just pre-register to attend the show. All seminars will take place in the IET Seminar Theatre located centrally in the exhibition hall.

The free technical seminar programme at Elex includes everything you need to know about changes to the wiring regulations. All sessions are accredited for Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

The IET are proud to be the headline sponsor of ElexShow again in 2022

10.30–11.00 | BS 7671 Amendment 2 overview

The Wiring Regulations have been significantly updated for 2022; join this seminar to hear about the significant changes and learn what you need to know to stay safe and compliant. BS 7671:2018+A2:2022 topics will include:

• Requirements for AFDDs

• RCDs & Risk Assessments

• A new method for determining the requirement to provide overvoltage protection SPDs

• Labelling

• Testing and certification

Presented by NAPIT JPEL 64 experts, with support from a panel of manufacturing experts

11.40–12.10 | INDUSTRY FORUM

The IET hosts the industry forum to debate the hottest topics in the industry today with an expert panel from the IET, ECA, and NAPIT. Forum 1 – Inspection & Testing – changes in BS 7671:2018+A2:2022

Focussing on Neutral Current Diversion (NCD) and changes to Model Forms for certification and reporting in BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.


Presented by IET

12.15-12.45 | DISPELLING TECHNICAL MYTHS

Jake Green & Billy Byrne will be looking at some common design and installation myths that exist in the electrical industry. They will also take the time to confirm the solutions electrical contractors can use to overcome these technical issues, in line with BS7671.

Presented by Scolmore

12.50–13.20 | How to Code the Observations found During EICR’s

This interactive debate and lively discussion has been updated for 2022 to align with BS 7671:2018+A2:2022. Using real-world examples, come along to find out how to deal with the problems encountered when coding observations found while carrying out EICRs.

Presented by NAPIT

13.25–13.55 | INDUSTRY FORUM

The IET hosts the industry forum to debate the hottest topics in the industry today with an expert panel from the IET, ECA, and NAPIT. Forum 2 – Consumer Units – changes in BS 7671:2018+A2:2022

Loading, incorporation of switchgear, AFDDs and RCDs and changes in BS 7671:2018+A2:2022.


Presented by IET

14.00–14.30 | TECHNOLOGY TO PROMOTE RESIDENT SAFETY AND PROVIDE
SAFER HOMES

With technological advancements progressing the connected home, we examine how this translates to resident safety, the benefits it can bring to proactive management of housing stock and how this facilitates a solution-focused approach. We also examine another dimension to resident safety through monitoring home health data and see how smarter, healthier homes lead to safer communities.

Presented by Aico

14.35–15.05 | SURGE PROTECTION BASICS

Explore  the basics of surge protection, along with current regulations and amendments expected within the 2nd amendment of the 18th Edition

Presented by Surge Protection Devices