Electrical Installation Level 3 Diploma
If you have successfully completed the Level 2 Diploma or equivalent, this two-year course will further develop your skills. During the Electrical Installations Level 3 Diploma, you will cover subjects including principles of electrical science, fault diagnosis and rectification and electrical systems design. You will be able to progress into employment or an apprenticeship to become a fully qualified electrician.
What topics are covered?
The main programme consists of five units of study, including:
- Electrical installation methods
- Electrical science and principles
- Health and safety
In addition to these modules, units covering areas of building services engineering are delivered. You will also have the opportunity to utilise the IET On-Site Guide.
Who is the course aimed at?
This course is aimed at people who wish to enhance their qualifications within the electrical industry.
What are the entry requirements?
Completion of the Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation. You will also be interviewed to confirm completion of the Level 2 Diploma.
What qualifications will I gain?
You will gain a EAL Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation.
Who is the awarding body?EAL
How will I learn?
The main programme is delivered through practical workshop sessions supported by classroom-based theory and laboratory project sessions.
How will I be assessed?
Practical tests are set throughout the course in conjunction with multi-choice exams and written assignments.
What can I do after this course?
On successful completion of this course, there is a range of flexible and specialised trade training to get you started in your chosen career. There are also numerous opportunities for apprenticeships and work-based learning for those already in employment.
How much does this course cost?
This Level 3 Electrical Installation Diploma costs £3345.
Are there any additional costs?
Safety footwear for practical workshop sessions, course text book, pad and pen.
What funding is available?For funding information, please refer to our Funding page.
Which department is this course in?DECC (Department of Engineering, Construction & Computing)
Where will I need to go on my first day?On your first day, please report to the Reception in the Cam Building at Somer Valley Campus.
What do I need to bring?
Safety footwear and overalls, text book, pad and pen.
What else do I need to know?To avoid disappointment, please make sure you apply for your chosen course early. Decisions regarding running or cancelling a course are made one week prior to the start of the course. If a course is cancelled, you will be informed and your course fees refunded in full. Please see Terms and Conditions of Enrolment.
The course will not run on bank holidays or during half term. Please check here for term dates.
Where can I find out more information?If you need help or answers to specific questions, please contact the Student Advice Centre on 01225 312191 ext. 720 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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