Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Full Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 09/09/2019
End Date 03/07/2020

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16-18 Free
19-24 £3,345 p/ year
24+ £3,345 p/ year
International £9,000 p/ year


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On this course you will learn about lighting and power circuits, as well as health and safety issues. If you are interested in the programme, you will need to participate in a short interview and initial assessment with us, to determine if the course is suitable for you.

Aims of the course

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 specialized areas of electrical installation that will enable you to confidently inspect and test electrical circuits.

Unit Breakdown

Unit 201 Health and safety in building services engineering Unit 301 Understand the fundamental principles and requirements of environmental technology systems Unit 302 Science Unit 303 Fault Diagnosis Unit 304 Inspection and Testing Unit 305 Electrical Design Unit 308 Career Awareness

Assessment Method

Written assessments, online multiple choice exams, written exams and practical tests relating to Fault diagnosis and Testing on simulated installations.

Career Options

On successful completion this qualification you will have been provide with the practical skills and knowledge to further you career within the electrical industry, and become self-employed as an electrician or work for an electrical company.

Entry Requirements

Four GCSEs at grades A*-C; one of which must be GCSE English or GCSE Mathematics. Or successful completion City & Guilds 2365 Diploma in Electrical Installation at Level 2


The course will be based around practical workshop sessions in electrical testing and Fault Diagnosis for the main elements of the study. Students will also study technology and science topics in greater depth than Level 2 and extend their mathematical analysis skills. All students will be required to produce a portfolio of evidence consisting of multiple assignments in order to achieve this qualification.

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location above.

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