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Diploma in Electrical Installation – Level 1

This one-year introductory course is for people thinking of a career in building services, specialising in electrical installation.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Construction - Electrical Installation
School Leaver - Vocational/Technical
Location: The Roundhouse
Full Time or Part Time: FT
Level: 1
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
The Roundhouse

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/diploma-in-electrical-installation-level-1
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Course Information for Students

As well as electrical know-how, learners will develop their skills in maths and English, which will support their main programme of study, help their future progression and enhance their life skills.

You will undertake and pass an interview and aptitude test.  You will also require one GCSE at grade 4 in either Maths or English and at least a grade 3 in the other subject. You will be required to undertake a GCSE in either Maths or English.

 

You will be studying wiring and terminals, fabrication techniques, and electrical science and technology. 

The course also covers key subjects including the structure of the construction industry, environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings, and site preparation in the construction industry.

You learn on-site 

Students will be required to purchase boots, overalls and three polo shirts for the course. These are purchased from the College suppliers. It is also recommended that a course book is purchased to support your study.

You will be assessed on the practical skills and knowledge you gain by completing various tasks and assessments.  Maths and English will be assessed through a controlled assessment or final exam.

This course allows learners to progress to the City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation Studies.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

If you are an employer and would like to know more about the apprenticeships and professional training we deliver or how you can get involved in co-creating and co-delivering curriculum, please contact us via email on businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk, call us on 01332 387 421 or visit our employer pages here.

Career Information

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Electrical Engineers

£53051

Electrical Engineers

Electricians and Electrical Fitters

£33025

Electricians and Electrical Fitters

Electrical and Electronics Technicians

£32032

Electrical and Electronics Technicians

Assemblers (Electrical and Electronic Products)

£20694

Assemblers (Electrical and Electronic Products)

Skilled Metal, Electrical and Electronic Trades Supervisors

£38579

Skilled Metal, Electrical and Electronic Trades Supervisors

Electrical and Electronic Trades n.e.c.

£35475

Electrical and Electronic Trades n.e.c.

Vehicle Technicians, Mechanics and Electricians

£28085

Vehicle Technicians, Mechanics and Electricians

Energy Plant Operatives

£39871

Energy Plant Operatives

Production Managers and Directors in Mining and Energy

£46815

Production Managers and Directors in Mining and Energy

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: October 18, 2021 1:55 pm