Venue Lewisham Way
Day/Eve Evening
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 18 weeks
Start Date 03/02/2020
End Date 03/07/2020

Fees and Finance

16-18 Free
19-24 £471 p/ year
24+ £471 p/ year
International £1,920 p/ year


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This basic electrical introductory course will provide you with the basic knowledge and practical skills that will help you progress onto possible gateway L1, L2 and L3 qualifications

Aims of the course

To develop a basic knowledge of electrical elements.

Unit Breakdown

Safety Methods types of cable and wiring systems Basic types of electrical circuits basic cable selection procedures, Earthing Electricity Sources

types of protective device Basic Laws of Electricity

Basics of Electrical Technology

Assessment Method

Assessment via continuous evidence in a portfolio

Progression Opportunities

On Completion of this course, learners will be considered for progression onto the L1 or L2 City and Guilds electrical courses.

Entry Requirements

General interest in an electrical career


The course will be delivered within our large open plan workshop, and theory will be based in a classroom environment.

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Lewisham Southwark College, Lewisham Way, London SE4 1UT

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