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Electrical Apprenticeship – Intermediate Apprenticeship at GEN II Engineering & Technology Training Ltd

Course description

Electricians are highly skilled crafts men and women, who work with electrical equipment and supplies on a wide range of engineering machinery and equipment. They also control and maintain instrumentation equipment that is used to accurately measure and regulate process variables such as flow rate of liquids or gasses, temperature or pressure. Their work ranges from installation of domestic electrical circuits for houses, to sophisticated installation and maintenance of highly complex machinery and equipment in major processing plants and factories. Electricians install, maintain and test electrical & instrumentation equipment, systems and appliances, and have to be able to diagnose and fault find problems with electrical equipment. For these reasons they need to be highly skilled with a logical and methodical approach to their work. Electricians need to have perfect colour vision and therefore must undertake a colour blindness test.

Course content

  • Electrical installation
  • Maintenance
  • Soldering
  • Fault finding
  • Electronics
  • Instrumentation
  • Installation
  • Electrical safety
  • Safe use of tools
  • Health and safety
  • Engineering drawings
 
  • Level 2 Performing Engineering Operations
  • City and Guilds Certificate in Engineering
  • Functional Skills, Personal Learning and Thinking Skills/ Employee Rights and Responsibilities
  • Level 2 Technical Certificate in Engineering

 

Entry requirements

Preferred results: GCSE Grades A-C in Mathematics, English and Science. Although employer requirements may vary. Successfully pass the Gen2 aptitude testing. Satisfactory reference.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact GEN II Engineering & Technology Training Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 25 June 2015
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