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Electrical Installation Level 1 at Harlow College

Course description

This programme has been designed as a practical, work-related course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations. It covers the basic knowledge and technical practical skills needed to be an Electrician.
The programme provides a good foundation for future careers opportunities or progression on to a more advanced work-related qualification.

Course content

This qualification is for those waiting to enter the Electrical industry. It gives you the opportunity to pick up some core skills and knowledge and gives you the opportunity to progress onto either the Level 2 or Level 3 Electrical Installation qualifications.

Core modules
  • Unit 101 – Structure of the Construction Industry
  • Unit 102 – Fundamental Safe Working Practices
  • Unit 103 – Environmental and Sustainability Measures in Domestic Dwellings.
  • Unit 104 – Site Preparation for Working in the Construction Industry
  • Unit 105 – Electrical Installation Wiring and Terminations
  • Unit 106 – Fabrication Techniques for Electrical Installation Unit 107 – Electrical Science and Technology

Additional activities

  • Talk by visiting speakers during Careers and Industry Week
  • Visit to industrial sites
  • Be involved in other areas of the construction industry

Optional modules

On this programme you will experience a wide range of learning activities.

These will include:

  • Practical workshop sessions
  • Skill enhancement demonstrations
  • Formal talks, individuall projects using specially designed learning materials on our Virtual Learning Environment

Entry requirements

GCSEs grade D-G

Assessment

  • Practical workshop activities
  • Formal Lectures
  • Daily target achievement
  • Use of specially designed learning materials
  • Individual study

Financial information

Books, uniform, boots, toolkit, pens, stationery and folders. Approximate cost of above £150.

Future opportunities

This qualification is for those waiting to enter the Electrical industry. It gives you the opportunity to pick up some core skills and knowledge and gives you the opportunity to progress onto either the Level 2 or Level 3 Electrical Installation qualifications.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 14 April 2016
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