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Article Date: 22nd May 2019

Contactum - Consumer Unit - Not Just an Enclosure CPD

Consumer Unit - Electrical Wiring - Circuit Protection - Wiring Accessories

Contactum - Consumer Unit – Not Just an Enclosure

Contactum Limited - a British manufacturer of Electrical Wiring Accessories, Circuit Protection and Control Equipment; synonymous with quality and reliability.

Contactum began life in 1936 and is one of only a few remaining UK manufacturers of wiring accessories and circuit protection products with its headquarters in Watford and factory in Cricklewood, London.

The company has an ever increasing range of products to provide a one-stop-shop of over 6,000 catalogue items, including Made in UK Aspire moulded range, new stylish decorative wiring accessories, British standard USB Charging Solutions up to 4800mA rating as well as comprehensive range of AMD 3 Defender Consumer Units and Circuit Protection offering.

Consumer Unit – Not Just An Enclosure

Operating within an electrical environment, there is a need to ensure safe installations emanating from the specifying, installation and end user applications for the Assembly or Assemblies for Consumer units.

  • Consumer Unit – BS7671 compliant
  • Thermal Effects – BS EN 61439-3
  • Regulation 132.12 Accessibility of electrical equipment
  • DBO operated by ordinary person 61439-3 - Standards 61439
  • Product Design 61439-1
  • Scope of Consumer Unit 61439-3
  • Where can a Consumer Unit be used?
  • Verification of short circuit, Temperature rise and protection levels MCB’s RCD’s and RCBO’s BS EN 60898

Who should attend?
The CPD seminar is for Consultants, Contractors, End Users operating within an electrical environment where there is a need to ensure safe installations emanating from the specifying, installation and end user applications for the Assembly or Assemblies for Consumer units. 

For further information or to book a CPD please click here.

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