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Diploma in Electrical Installation – Level 2

This Level 2 qualification is designed for new entrants to the industry

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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: 2
Number Of Years: 1
Interview Required?: Y
The Roundhouse

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/diploma-in-electrical-installation-level-2
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Course Information for Students

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. 

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.

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

You will learn on-site 

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.

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.

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

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

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

Electrical and Electronics Technicians

£32032

Electrical and Electronics Technicians

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