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Electrical Installation - Practical Skills - Level 2

This qualification is for students who wish to work as an electrician in the building services industry. It has been designed to deliver a high level of occupational skills and provide a platform from which to progress into an apprenticeship programme or into employment.

  • Course Description

    The qualification will help you gain an understanding of the skills required within the electro-technical sector.

    • You will cover compulsory aspects such as:

    • Scientific Principles

    • Installation of wiring systems and enclosures

    • Electrical Installations Technology
  • Entry Requirements

    You will need:

    4 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) or above which must include a grade 4 (C) or higher in maths

    You will be invited to an interview to help us ensure the course is right for you.

  • Course Length

    Full-time courses at the college are generally 3-4 days per week (you may be in an extra day if you are resitting English and/or Maths). All students are expected to complete study hours in the Learning Resource Centre and at least 30 hours work experience on top of their college hours.

  • Additional Information

    What qualification will I achieve?

    City & Guilds Technical Certificate in Electrical Installation (Level 2)

    Students aged 16 to 18 who do not already have GCSE qualifications in maths and/or English at grades 4 (C) - 9 (A*) will take qualifications in English and/or maths as part of their vocational study programme - this is a government requirement.

    How is my course assessed?

    The course is internally assessed through observation/practical/written assessment techniques.

    Fees and Financial Help

    Find all the information you need about our course fees and getting financial help in our Fees and Financial Help section.

    Information on Fees and Financial Help

Starting 07/09/2020

King's Lynn

Full-Time

Duration 1 year

Construction, Electrical and Plumbing Careers

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Electrical engineers

£46,000

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Production managers and directors in construction

£50,000

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£39,000

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