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EAL Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation

Course Level: 

Level 2

Job opportunities after this course: 

After completing this course, you may also progress to advanced qualifications at Level 3.
Our qualifications can lead directly into employment, offering you the chance to develop their skills and knowledge to a high standard recognised by the industry.

Overview of the course: 

This qualification allows the learner to acquire knowledge and craft skills of electrical installation. It does not require occupational evidence from the workplace, so is suitable for learners who currently do not work within the electrical Industry (but may wish to do so). It will give the learner an opportunity to practice and be assessed in a secure environment on the installation of wiring systems together with the relevant theory of electrical installation. The learner has the opportunity to utilise the IET On-Site Guide with some of the units and also acquire the knowledge of
electrical science and principles.

Entry requirements: 

3 GCSE's grade 9-4 including maths and English.

Topics: 

This Diploma has five mandatory units, which between them cover health and safety, electrical installation theory and technology, electrical installation methods, procedures and requirements, electrical installation craft skills and electrical science and principles.
Within the qualification the learner will have the opportunity to utilise the IET On-Site Guide, and also be introduced to how regulations (including BS7671) affect electrical installation. The qualification covers
standard circuits as described in the On-Site Guide.

How is the course assessed?: 

This course is delivered through classroom theory and workshop practical sessions with on line multiple choice exams.

Further study options after this course: 

After completing this course, you may also progress to advanced qualifications at Level 3.
Our qualifications can lead directly into employment, offering you the chance to develop their skills and knowledge to a high standard recognised by the industry. This could be an approved Electrician through Electro technical Apprenticeship programme. NVQ scheme.

Length of the course: 

1 Year Full Time

Campus: 

Technical Skills Academy Peterlee

When does the course start: 

September 2018

More important information about this course:

Fees: 

If you have been a UK resident for the past 3 years and are under the age of 19 on the 31st August, you will not usually need to pay any course fees.

If you are in receipt of Job Seekers Allowance or Employment Support Allowance in the Work Related Activity Group or other work related benefit and you are undertaking this qualification to find work, your fees may be paid by the Government.

If you do need to pay fees they are:

£1813.50

Flexible payment options are available, please speak to Student Services.

Fees may apply for equipment costs for all students, however financial help may be available. Further information will be sent to you closer to enrolment in August if you are accepted on to the course.
*We make every effort to publish correct fees, however all fees are subject to change. Fees are correct as at the current time (09 Nov 2017 21:08) and are subject to change up to the date of enrolment. Fees quoted are payable annually

What our students say: 

We regularly work with QDP, the UK’s largest independent provider of questionnaire based feedback services to the education sector, so that any results can be benchmarked against other colleges and the voices of over 600,000 learners QDP gathers feedback from over the course of an academic year.
Our feedback scores consistently place us in the top quartile of colleges in the country, indicating that we not only meet but often exceed student expectations. Some results from the 2015/2016 on programme and exit surveys and the 2016/17 induction survey can be seen below.
98% stated it was easy to apply for the course
96% said the teaching on my course is good
99% felt that their teacher knows their subject well
97% told us they felt safe at college
98% said expected standards of behaviour were made clear
95% told us they felt they had developed the skills they needed to get a job/take their next step
95% agreed the teachers consistently challenge them to do their best
97% said teacher feedback told them what was going well and where to improve

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How to apply: 

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