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Electrical Safety Examination

Structure Type: Study unit
Code: IST6005
Curriculum: SAT 2024V
Level: Bachelor of Engineering
Year of Study: 4 (2027-2028)
Semester: Autumn
Credits: 2 cr
Responsible Teacher: Vuorinen, Jarkko
Language of Instruction: Finnish

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Learning Outcomes

The student attains the knowledge required to pass the exam of electrical safety regulations (so called S1 exam). The examination is part of qualifications of an electrical work supervisor.


The standards, instructions and directions of authorities related to the design and construction of power distribution systems. The students have a possibility to take part to a national electrical safety examination. The exam is part of the qualification demands of a supervisor of electrical work. The cost for this exam is about 50 EUR, and the student must pay it to TUKES. After completing successfully the exam the student can apply S1-certificate from TUKES.

Recommended or Required Reading and Other Learning Resources/Tools

S5-10 instructions by TUKES defines the material annually.

Assessment Methods

National electrical safety examination (S1).