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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 Lab® 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.

CPD Courses and Workshops Available

  • Interchangeability of IEC and SABS Cables

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on IEC cable standards and their interchangeability with South African Cable Standards. The training identifies the links between IEC and SABS standards by focusing on the adoption of IEC standards by SABS at national level and the commonality between standards that have not been adopted. It also provides an understanding of the advantages of specifying IEC standards and how other African Nations have adopted these standards.

  • Introduction to Fire Resistant Cables

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on the importance of fire resistant cables the significant difference between fire resistant and fire retardant cables. The training module describes how fire resistant cable work by focusing on the cables components and the materials used.

  • Introduction to Fire Resistant Cable Standards

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on the requirements of fire resistant cables as outlined by cable standard requirements. The training module describes the various cable standards and test requirements in detail and what fire performance criteria is associated with each standard. It also describes the code of practice and various requirements for approvals/certification bodies

  • Introduction to Cable Manufacturing

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on cable manufacturing process from the beginning of the process (Conductors) right through the various processes from Stranding; Insulation; Extrusion; Laying Up; Taping; Braiding; Armouring and Sheathing

  • Introduction to Cable Testing

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on the requirements of cable performance and the many tests conducted to ensure that electrical cables meet the performance criteria for reliability; safety and efficiency. The training module describes the tests associated with Construction; electrical and mechanical requirements

  • Introduction to Medium Voltage Cables

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on Medium Voltage Cables providing an explanation on their construction; characteristics; manufacturing process and their applications. Provides an overview of the applicable standards for MV Cables and the distribution network operators and their specific requirements

  • Introduction to Network Rail Cables

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    This training module focuses on the four Network Rail Cable Groups signalling; power; telecoms and overhead line. The course will provide an understanding of the principle elements of electrified lines; of the wide variety of cables across the network and the differences between these cables.

  • Introduction to CPR

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    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.

  • Introduction to CPR

    Training Course | Eland Cables Ltd

    Eland Cables Ltd

    The training module focuses on the Construction Products Regulation (CPR). It provides an overview of CPR; the applicable standard and what CPR is all about. It also provides the requirements for CPR compliance and provides an overview of the applicable tests and CPR classifications. It details the requirements for CE labelling and the Declaration of Performance; which are linked and how the relevant information is easily identifiable. Guidance is provided on CPR classifications aligned with an overview of UK and European classifications. Supply chain responsibilities are addressed in conjunction with British Cable Association Recommendations and what’s required to be CPR compliant. Closing with an overview of pending legislation for fire resistant cables and concluding points.

Eland Cables Ltd
120 Highgate Studios
53-79 Highgate Road
London
NW5 1TL

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