• Frank Bertie

    Frank Bertie has been an integral part of the electrical installation industry for over three decades. Initially starting out in the Scottish electrical contracting business, Frank moved to London in the late eighties to begin specialising in inspection and testing.

    As NAPIT Technical Director and Trade Association Chairman, Frank sits on a wide range of influential industry committees, including: the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), TrustMark and the Electrical Safety First Technical Committee, his vast experience and technical knowledge of the electrical industry is second to none.

  • Richard Townsend

    NAPIT Technical Development Engineer, Richard Townsend, is a technical adviser and writer for NAPIT. He writes regular articles for The Competent Person Magazine, as well as representing NAPIT at events such as EXPO and ELEX Tool Fair offering his expertise to all our members first-hand.

    With over 25 years’ experience in the electrical industry, Richard was previously Senior Electrical Engineer at the IET and Secretary to Panel A of JPEL 64. He is the author and editor of the 4th edition of the IET’s Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment and previously worked for Sercos Leisure business as their Chief Electrical Engineer and Midlands Senior Technical Manager.

  • Paul Chaffers

    NAPIT Regional Inspections Manager, Paul Chaffers oversees inspections in the South-East region and is heavily involved within the NAPIT Trade Association. He also sits on numerous committees and forums, including: BSI/IET Wiring Regulation Committee JPEL/64/B, Electrical Safety Firsts Wiring Regulations advisory group and the IET industry forums.

    With over 25 years experience in the electrical industry, ensure you learn from the best by taking advantage of his in-depth understanding of the inspection process as well as technical knowledge of the Wiring Regulations.

18th Edition Updates

    Designed and presented by JPEL/ 64 committees Frank Bertie (NAPIT’s Chief Technical Officer), Richard Townsend (NAPIT’s Technical Development Engineer) and Paul Chaffers (NAPIT’s Regional Inspections Manager), our 18th Edition seminars will bring you exclusive information on updates to the new regulations and how they will affect your line of work. Also, industry Consumer Unit and Test Instrument manufactures will be presenting updates on how the use of their products may also be affected by the implications of the new regs.
18th edition Regulations Booklet
Regulations Booklet
Regulations Booklet
Regulations Booklet