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Level: 2

Location: The RoundHouse

Years: 1

Interview: Y

Course Summary

This Level 2 qualification is designed for new entrants to the industry, providing them with the basic skills and experience they need to pursue a rewarding career in electrical installation. 

Entry requirements

You need to undertake and pass an interview and aptitude test.  You will also require three GCSEs at grade 4 in Maths, English and ideally a science or technical subject.

Course Content

You will cover practical skills including conduit bending, wiring techniques and installation of components in the workshop. The following theory units will be undertaken:

  • Principles of Electrical Science
  • Electrical Installations Technology
  • Health and Safety within Building Services Engineering

How will I be assessed?

Candidates will be assessed via practical assignments and on-demand multiple choice tests, which are available through the City & Guilds e-assessment platform, e-volve.

You will also complete a summative end assessment for the practical elements of the course.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?


Students will be required to purchase three polo shirts, a pair of boots and trouser overalls. They are also advised to purchase a course book for revision. It is recommended that learners purchase some tools to assist them in completing the practical elements of the course.

What can I do after this course?

Further study
You can progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation.

This qualification is a starting point for a career specialising in electrical installation.

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