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Electrical Installations (Buildings & Structures) Level 3 Diploma at Oaklands College

Course description

It allows candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the electrotechnology sector.

Course content

Health and safety in building services engineering (if not completed on 2365 level 2) Understand the fundamental principles and requirements of environmental technology systems Principles of electrical science Electrical installations: fault diagnosis and rectification Electrical Installations: inspection, testing and commissioning Electrical systems design Career awareness in building services engineering

Entry requirements

Candidates should already hold the Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) (2365-02) or equivalent in order to complete the qualification satisfactorily.

The Level 3 qualification is designed for entrants who already hold a level 2 or equivalent. This qualification will provide you with the skills and experience you need to progress into the industry. ?This Level 3 Diploma will suit you if you want to learn the technical knowledge of electrotechnical principles and practice to help start off your career in the electrical sector.


The level 3 is assessed through a range of methods. These include on line exams, written exams, written assignments and practical exams.

Financial information

16-18 years old, no tuition fees apply to Full Time courses and fees subject to confirmation. Additional costs applicable to BHS courses.

Future opportunities

It allows candidates to progress into employment, although not as a fully qualified electrician, or to the following City & Guilds qualifications: . _Level 3 NVQ in Electrotechnical Services . _Level 3 Diploma in Electrotechnical Technology . _Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations . _Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations . _Level 4 Award in Design and Verification of Electrical Installations

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 09 September 2016
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