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Electrical Installation Level 1 Diploma at Bridgwater College

Course description

This course is designed for learners who wish to train or get an introduction into the electrical installation industry but who are not qualified enough or lack confidence to start at Level 2.

Course content

This course is made up of a number of units which look into areas such as domestic and commercial installations. All units have a practical and theory element. The programme may also sample a number of other trades including Carpentry and Plumbing, giving a rounded understanding of the Construction Industry in general. Students get an introduction into:

  • Electrical Engineering Techniques
  • Electrical Principles
  • Electrical Testing
  • Electrical Systems & Devices
  • Electrical Installation Methods
  • Wiring and Circuit Protection

Entry requirements

  • GCSEs in the A* - E range
  • Successful interview


  • Completion of a practical portfolio
  • Written assessment

Future opportunities

  • Level 2 Electrical Installation
  • Day release apprenticeship programme (an employer in the electrical trade with appropriate work is required)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bridgwater College directly.

Last updated date: 17 February 2016

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