The ones to watch: 18th Edition

All contractors will now know the 18th Edition is out, but cement your skills with our top 18th Edition YouTube videos.

18th Edition YouTube Videos

Sometimes it’s easier to see how something works, rather than just reading the instructions. And the 18th Edition is no exception to this. So, we’ve put together the best wiring regulations videos to help you through the changes.

18th Edition Overview of Changes to Wiring Regulations

In this 21-minute video, John Ward flicks through the 18th Edition and discusses all the new regulations. A long watch, but ideal for specific changes.  

John Ward 18th Edition overview

18th Edition Training Series

For 32 minutes, Sparky Ninja, electrical industry YouTube royalty David Watts, runs a free training course for the 18th Edition – and discusses everything from smart homes and technological innovations to protective equipment.

Sparky Ninja 18th Edition Training Series


Sparky Ninja Toolbox Talk

GSH Electrical catch up with Sparky Ninja for 16 minutes to talk about AFDDs, SPDs, RCDs and premature collapsing of surface wiring systems.

Sparky Ninja Toolbox Talk

Arc Fault Detection Devices

If you’ve only got three minutes to spare today, make sure you watch this from Crabtree – their AFDDs cater for the requirements of the 18th Edition.

Crabtree AFDD

Trialling Fire Rated Cable Clips for 18th Edition

Artisan Electrics’ seven-minute how-to video on fire clips is informative, practical and helpful.

Artisan Electric - Fire Clips

For more information on the 18th Edition, please visit us at your local BEW branch and refer to these relevant news articles:

Surge Protection
18th Edition BEW round up
Fire Clips in demand
18th Edition: What does it mean for testing