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On this course you will learn about lighting and power circuits, as well as health and safety in building services, engineering Principles of electrical science. how to communicate with others within building services engineering
Aims of the course
The Level 2 qualification is designed for Learners that want to gain a better understanding of the industry, providing them with the skills and experience they need. This Level 2 Diploma will suit you if you want to learn the Electrotechnical principles and practices to help start your career in the electrical sector.
Health and Safety Armoured cable Pipe Bending Techniques Steel Conduit Trunking PVC Cables (Twin, Earth & Singles) Plastic Conduit Cable Tray (Metallic) Inspection & Testing (Pre-Energisation)
Multiple choice testing and practical assignments.
This study programme can lead to a several different paths for further education in electrical industries, and potential job opportunities include self-employment, joining construction companies and working with local authority maintenance teams.
On successful completion this qualification will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to further progress your learning within the electrical industry, such as the level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations or an Electrotechnical Apprenticeship
What can I earn as a construction worker? When you're deciding what to study post-16, it's important to think about where your course will lead. As a qualified construction worker you'll be starting on a career path with loads of opportunity for progression ? and a good salary in your sights. For example: Bricklayers start on around £17,000 a year and can earn £27,000 with 3-5 years' experience Plumbers start on around £18,000 a year and can earn £30,000 with 3-5 years' experience Construction supervisors start on around £24,000 a year and can earn £35,000 with 3-4 years' experience
Four GSCEs (any subjects) at grades A-D (one of which must be a related subject) - or successful completion of a Level 1 substantial qualification in a related subject - plus an initial assessment that indicates an appropriate level of English and mathematical ability, a satisfactory reference, and substantial qualification in a related subject.
The course is 30% Theory classroom based and 70% practical workshop bases. Plus minimum of 1 weeks work experience.
Process for Application
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