The training module looks at the Construction Products Regulation (CPR); mandatory in Europe from 1st July 2017 on cables used in fixed installations in construction projects. It provides an overview of the legislation; the requirements for compliance; the applicable tests and explains the various CPR classifications. It details the requirements for CE labelling and the Declaration of Performance; and how the relevant information is easily identifiable. Guidance is provided on CPR classifications for various products and materials; aligned with an overview of UK and European best practices and formal requirements. Supply chain responsibilities are also addressed before closing with an overview of pending legislation for fire resistant cables and concluding points.
Established in 1975 Eland Cables is a UK-based supplier of cables and cable accessories with a successful track-record of delivering cable solutions in over 130 countries. We supply a wide range of power data and control cables manufactured to British European and international Standards for industries including rail mining oil & gas construction and infrastructure. Our success is built on a customer-centric approach an unswerving commitment to quality and the reliability of our service which includes comprehensive technical support and project logistics. Accredited to ISO 17025 The Cable LabÂ® is our technical centre of excellence from which we perform in-house quality assurance and provide independent third party cable testing services including RoHS compliance. The Cable Lab is CPD-certified to provide a number of courses in relation to cable manufacturing cable testing and specific cable standards. We also offer cable training tailored to meet the specific requirements of our customers which include Network Rail and the Unipart Group.