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Electrical Installation City & Guilds 2357 at Bromley College of Further & Higher Education

Course description

This Level 3 Electrical Installation course covers the installation of electrotechnical equipment. The electrotechnical industry plays a key role in other industries – e.g. construction, engineering, manufacturing – and electricians use specialist skills to tackle a variety of projects.

Electricians can be employed by many different organisations: electrical contractors, companies that provide a range of electrical and electronic services, specialist operators, and even local authorities. The industry carries out projects like wiring new shopping centre’s or sports stadiums; and installing CCTV systems.

Because this is learners on this course will be expected to have strong practical skills and advanced abilities. You’ll need to be able to follow technical drawings and understand health and safety regulations.

Course content

You will complete the following qualifications:

  • City and Guilds NVQ Level 3 in Electrical Installation (2357)
  • Achievement Measurement 2 (AM2)
Delivery information

This course is delivered 1 day a week during the college term time.  You will attend from 9-5 on a set day a week for 3 years.

You will participate in theoretical and practical workshops.

A dedicated assessor will also visit the workplace regularly to complete the ‘on the job’ competency part of the course.

The learner will be required to complete a work based portfolio of evidence demonstrating that they are competent in the job role and meet industry standards.

The learner will also need to successfully pass the AM2 examination as part of this course.

 

Entry requirements

To be eligible for this course, the potential learner will need:

  • Five GCSE’s grade A* - C, including Mathematics and English
  • Must be employed in the Electrical Installation industry, this can be self employed.  You will be required at attend college 1 day a week for 3 years.
  • Able to attend a College interview day with initial assessments in English, Mathematics and technical skills

Financial information

If you are 16 -18 year old then the training costs are fully funded by the government

Future opportunities

After successfully completing this course you could work as a fully qualified Electrician. There will be further opportunity to progress onto higher level and specialist professional qualifications for this industry.

Further information

Job roles suitable for

This course is suitable for people working in electrical installation and doing the following: complete installation, inspection, testing and commissioning of electrical systems, devices, appliances and equipment in domestic, industrial, commercial, leisure and agricultural buildings, structures and environments.

This course is also suitable for anyone who is self employed and unable to join the apprenticeship program.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Bromley College of Further & Higher Education directly.

Last updated date: 10 February 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September

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    • Only ten minutes from Bromley town centre, our Bromley Campus sits in acres of green space, providing the perfect setting for studying. There’s an impressive Learning Resource Centre, three cafes, two IT study centres and buzzing Common Rooms.

      Our Technology Centre gives our construction, motor vehicle and engineering students the  opportunity to work in specialist industry standard workshops.

      Enhance, our West End style hair and beauty salon, offers a modern learning environment and a range of hair, beauty and nail treatments for students, staff and the general public.

      Our brand new Sports Centre provides 21st century sports facilities for our students and the local community. Set over two floors, the new centre houses badminton and basketball courts, indoor football, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, new lecture theatre, sport science labs and specialist demonstration facilities.

      - See more at: http://www.bromley.ac.uk/about-the-college/our-campuses/#sthash.G6plek0Q.dpuf

      Only ten minutes from Bromley town centre, our Bromley Campus sits in acres of green space, providing the perfect setting for studying. There’s an impressive Learning Resource Centre, three cafes, two IT study centres and buzzing Common Rooms.

      Our Technology Centre gives our construction, motor vehicle and engineering students the  opportunity to work in specialist industry standard workshops.

      Enhance, our West End style hair and beauty salon, offers a modern learning environment and a range of hair, beauty and nail treatments for students, staff and the general public.

      Our brand new Sports Centre provides 21st century sports facilities for our students and the local community. Set over two floors, the new centre houses badminton and basketball courts, indoor football, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, new lecture theatre, sport science labs and specialist demonstration facilities

      - See more at: http://www.bromley.ac.uk/about-the-college/our-campuses/#sthash.G6plek0Q.dpuf

      Only ten minutes from Bromley town centre, our Bromley Campus sits in acres of green space, providing the perfect setting for studying. There’s an impressive Learning Resource Centre, three cafes, two IT study centres and buzzing Common Rooms.

      Our Technology Centre gives our construction, motor vehicle and engineering students the  opportunity to work in specialist industry standard workshops.

      Enhance, our West End style hair and beauty salon, offers a modern learning environment and a range of hair, beauty and nail treatments for students, staff and the general public.

      Our brand new Sports Centre provides 21st century sports facilities for our students and the local community. Set over two floors, the new centre houses badminton and basketball courts, indoor football, a state-of-the-art gymnasium, new lecture theatre, sport science labs and specialist demonstration facilities