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EAL Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation

Course Level: 

Level 3

Job opportunities after this course: 

This qualification is designed to allow progress into employment.

Overview of the course: 

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

Entry requirements: 

Candidate will have successfully completed level 2 diploma course in electrical installation.

Topics: 

The mandatory units cover:

• Electrical installation design

• Environmental technology systems

• Electrical science and principles

• Electrical installation craft

• Inspection, testing, commissioning

• Diagnosing and correcting electrical faults
The optional units cover:

• Overseeing and organising the work environment

• Requirements of bs7671: 2008 (2011)

The qualification has been adapted from the QCF Diploma within the apprenticeship framework, therefore successful completion of the qualification facilitates progression to the industry recognised qualification.

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: 

EAL Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electro technical Systems and Equipment (Building, Structures and Environment) (QCF)

EAL Level 3 Certificate in Installing, Testing and Ensuring Compliance of Electrical Installations in Dwellings (QCF)

EAL Level 3 Award in Approving Electrical Installation Work in Dwellings in Compliance with Building Regulations (QCF)

EAL Level 3 Award in the Initial verification and Certification of Electrical Installation (QCF)

EAL Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (QCF)

Length of the course: 

1 year full time with assessments and on line exams throughout the year.

Campus: 

Technical Skills Academy Peterlee

When does the course start: 

September 2018

More important information about this course:

Fees: 

Fees for this course are: £3345.00

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 aged 19-23 on the day your main course starts and do not have a level 3 or above qualification you may not have any fees to pay.

If you do have a level 3 or above qualification or you are aged 24 years or over on the day your main course starts you may be able to take out an Advanced Learning Loan to pay for this course.

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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