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.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
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.
What will you learn?
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.
How will you learn?
You learn on-site
What will you need to bring with you?
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.
How will you be assessed?
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.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
This course could lead to one of these careers...
Electricians and Electrical Fitters
Electrical and Electronics Technicians
Assemblers (Electrical and Electronic Products)
Skilled Metal, Electrical and Electronic Trades Supervisors
Electrical and Electronic Trades n.e.c.
Vehicle Technicians, Mechanics and Electricians
Energy Plant Operatives
Production Managers and Directors in Mining and Energy
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Use our online application form to apply for this course.
Course Information Last Updated On: March 31, 2022 4:13 pm