Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) Diploma Level 2

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    Full Time

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    One Year

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    September 2020


The Level 2 Electrical Installations Technology (Building and Structures) has been developed by an industry approved awarding body. It comprises both theory and practical sessions that when completed, and achieved, gives you Level 2 qualification.

You will gain the skills and knowledge to progress further within the industry and follows approved, structured and recognised assessment processes.

What will I do?

The Level 2 Electrical Installations (Building and Structures) Diploma provides you with the opportunity to gain skills and knowledge of the electrical installation industry and is delivered approximately as a 50/50 split between theory and practical sessions.

Units include Health & Safety, Electrical principles and Installation technology. During the year, we aim to offer external visits, trips and support from internal and external speakers to compliment the learner experience.

In addition to your main course, you will also study:

Tutorial and employment related studies to prepare you for future employment.

Individual Learning Plans: You will have a personal tutor to help you to plan your learning journey on an individual basis. This is your opportunity to plan realistic targets and maximise your potential.

One to one support is available if and when required during your time at college, this can be for course or non-course related issues.

If you have a Grade 2 or below in English or maths, you can study towards either a PASS in Functional Skills Level 2 or a GCSE grade 4-9. Once you have achieved either qualification, you will not be required to undertake any further English or maths.

Full time 16-19 learner with a Grade 3, must study towards a GCSE grade 4-9.

The entry qualifications for the Level 2 Electrical Installations (Building and Structures) Diploma are one GCSE grade 4 or above (Old GCSE grade C or above) in Maths and a further two GCSE grades 3 or above (Old GCSE grading D or above) in English and one other academic qualification, preferably a science based subject.

Satisfactory school reference and good attendance report.

The Electrical Installations (Building and Structures) Diploma will take you one year to complete. You will attend College for a maximum of four days a week.

The Electrical Installations (Building and Structures) Diploma is free, if you are under the age of 19 on 31 August of the year you start the course.

If you are aged 19+, this course will cost £1200

If full course payment is made on the first day of the course a discount may apply.

Fee remission may apply depending on personal circumstances, please enquire with the Registry Department for further information on 01205 365701

Please note that all fees are subject to change.

Main body of the qualification will be assessed by computer and paper based unitised exams throughout the year alongside internal practical assessments.

Functional Skills are assessed by externally set exams.

Personal and Social Development will be assessed by internally set assignments.

The full achievement of the Level 2 Electrical Installations Technology Diploma could allow progression onto a full time Level 3 course or, after gaining employment within the electrical industry, advancement onto an advanced Apprenticeship where you would be placed on a day release programme in conjunction with your work employment.

Additional costs include corporate clothing as per subject area requirements (will be discussed at interview), contribution towards educational visits and educational materials (pens, folders etc. as required by subject areas)

How to Apply.

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