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Construction and Engineering

All our courses are designed to cover the full range of topics and tasks as laid down by the awarding body in response to industry requirements. You will learn advanced specialised areas of electrical installation that will enable you to develop skills in science, technology, design and inspection & testing of electrical installations. Upon successful completion learners will be awarded with a full level 3 City & Guilds diploma which is recognised as an industry standard qualification for practising electricians.

  • Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...

    Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at grades A*-C or 9-4; which must include GCSE English and Mathematics AND successful full completion of City & Guilds 2365 Diploma in Electrical Installation at Level 2.

    Assessment Method

    The course is assessed via a combination of on-line assessments, practical assessments, short answer paper based questions and the completion of a portfolio.

    Aims of the course

    To further develop the skills, knowledge and understanding of electrical installation gained at level 2 to be able to pass all theoretical and practical assessments at level 3.

    Progression Opportunities

    As well as being the level needed to gain future qualification as an electrician, completion of the level 3 diploma will enable learners to undertake further study of 18th edition wiring regulations, inspection & testing and design & verification courses.

    Facilities

    The course will be based around classroom and workshop sessions. Learners will have the opportunity to study science and technology, learn the design principles of an electrical installation and carry out the theory and practice of inspection & testing and fault finding & diagnosis. In addition learners will study topics such as environmental technologies and career awareness.

    Career Options

    On successful completion of this qualification you will have the practical skills and knowledge to further you career within the electrical industry by gaining industrial experience as an electrician's mate or improver to work towards becoming an electrician.

Course Details

Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Mode Full Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 07/09/2020
End Date 02/07/2021

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 1,850 p/year
24+ £1,850 p/year
International £1,850 p/year

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Omobolaji Raimi

Omobolaji Raimi

It was not easy to get a job in the engineering industry, so I continued with some short courses and agency work to get more experience. This really helped me to stand out in interviews and enabled me to secure a permanent role.

Oluwagbemi Oladimeji

Oluwagbemi Oladimeji

Passion, discipline and dedication are the watchwords of being successful – not only in this industry but also in being a better human.

Dan Sherwood

I’ve learnt that the best thing you can do is get your head down, work hard and put in the hours – it’s worth it.

Saffron Waller

Saffron Waller

Everyone is really lovely and really encouraging. I’ve got good teachers – they’re nice people and they don’t talk down to students.

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