Electrical Installation

Qualification: Diploma
Level 2

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About the course

This industry-recognised qualification will provide you with the basic knowledge and craft skills of electrical installation. You will learn, develop and practise the installation of wiring systems together with the relevant theory of electrical installation.

What you will learn

Year 1

  • Installation methods, procedures and requirements
  • Electrical installation craft skills
  • Electrical science principles and technology
  • Environmental protection methods in building services
  • Health and safety in electrical installation

Year 2

  • Electrical installation theory and technology
  • Electrical installation methods, procedures and requirements
  • Electrical installation craft skills
  • Electrical science and principles
  • Health and safety

If you successfully complete the first year of study you will gain a level 1 Diploma. In order to progress to the second year you will need to pass the first year of study.

Facilities

Our construction workshops provide a fantastic learning environment with industry standard equipment.

Assessment

60% coursework / practical 40% exam

Entry requirements

Direct Entry to year 2

  • 5 GCSEs grade A*–C/9–4 (including English, maths and science)
  • Practical qualifications may also be considered as an alternative entry depending on grade achieved

Entry to year 1

  • GCSEs grade D/3 or below (including English and maths) OR
  • Level 1 in English and maths

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto this course.

Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
03/09/18 1 or 2 years Main
What next?
  • Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation
  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Electrical Installation
  • NVQs or other relevant Level 3 courses
Additional information

Trips, visits & activities

  • Guest speakers
  • Work experience
  • Industry week activities