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SELECT produces invaluable 18th Edition Guide

SELECT’s Technical Standards Adviser, Bob Cairney has prepared an on-line guide to highlight changes in the new wiring regulations, published today, which are likely to impact on SELECT members. You can access the guide by clicking here. A printed version will be published in the next issue of CABLEtalk. In the meantime, members can order … Continued

SELECT calls for more stringent controls on electrical safety in privately rented accommodation

SELECT recently responded to a Scottish Government consultation paper on Landlord Registration. The consultation was undertaken by the Scottish Government’s Landlord Registration Team. SELECT has called for more stringent controls over the vital electrical inspection and testing performed by private landlords prior to registration. Darrell Matthews, Managing Director of SELECT, said: “Private landlord registration has … Continued

SELECT marks another successful year

Another year of successful awareness raising, outreach and training initiatives was recorded at the SELECT AGM held on 6 June 6, 2018 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh in Inverkeithing, Fife. Kevin Griffin was re-elected as President of SELECT and Kenny Duncan was re-elected as Vice President at the meeting and Technical Update. The AGM … Continued

Level 3 Award in Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation

SELECT are delighted to announce a partnership with West College Scotland to deliver a new City & Guilds training course on Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation. This two day City & Guilds course aims to provide expert guidance to learners wishing to gain knowledge and understanding on Electric Vehicle charging equipment installation. This qualification is … Continued

GDPR

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) is a set of data protection legislation that replaces the old Data Protection Act 1998.  It governs how companies anywhere in the world deal with the personal data of EU citizens. SELECT members, as UK companies of any size who handle personal data of any sort, must abide by … Continued

New SELECT Annual Report launched

The latest SELECT Annual Report (2017/18) is now available for members to read on-line at http://bit.ly/SELECT_AR. The style and content of the report has been changed to reflect all of the activities which we undertake on behalf of members.

18th Edition Wiring Regulations (Pre-orders)

Members will no doubt be well aware of the imminent publication of BS 7671:2018 Requirements for Electrical Installations (IET Wiring Regulations Eighteenth Edition) which is now expected to be available from 2nd July 2018. The new standard can be used to design electrical installations from July 2018 however it does not actually come into effect … Continued