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Qualification name Diploma in Electrical Installation
Qualification level 2
Awarding organisation Excellence, Achievement & Learning Limited
Course type Classroom based
Course hours Full-time
Course start date 1st September 2023
Cost £0.00
Cost description This course is free for anyone aged 16 � 18. If you are outside this age group please contact 01782 254188. College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under �23,000 can receive up to �20 per week financial suppor
Attendance pattern Daytime

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Find out what qualifications and skills you will need for this course.

You will need 4 GCSEs at grade 4 or above, including maths and english. If you don't hold these qualifications, but have relevant industry experience, you may still be eligible for the course. Please contact us to arrange an interview if you are in this position.

View the key features of this course.

This course will provide you with basic understanding of electrical installation practical skills and theory that will prepare you to move towards employment as an electrician. You will learn about: how to work effectively and safely with electrical installations; the theory and principles of electricity and electrical installations; how to apply health and safety in the workplace; and how to connect and install electrical systems. This includes different types of circuits, different components and safety equipment. By the end of the course, you will be able to work confidently and safely in installing electrical systems and be able to produce high quality work. You will continue to improve your maths and/or English skills in structured lessons alongside your course, and if you plan to progress to a Level 3 course you will need to demonstrate a satisfactory level of improvement in maths and/or English by the end of the year.

Find out what material you will need.

As part of your course, you will visit building sites and electrical installation companies to find out more about real-life work in a range of settings. There may also be opportunities to undertake work experience as part of the course.

Find out more about exams, assignments and assessments.

You will complete a range of practical projects and will be assessed and monitored throughout the year on these. You will also have to complete multiple choice tests for each unit you study and complete practical and written assessments.

After completing the course you will be able to progress to the full time Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation to continue to develop your skills and knowledge in electrical installation. You will also be well prepared to progress into employment with an electrical installation company as an apprentice.

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Name NSCG Newcastle and Stafford Colleges Group - Stafford Campus
Address Victoria Square
Earl Street
ST16 2QR
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Phone 01785 223800

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