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Level 2 Electrical at Keighley College

Course description

This course is for people of any age and background who wish to progress to become electricians or seek work within the wider electrical industry.

Course content

The qualification consists of five units. The units of study are:

201 Health and Safety in building services engineering (3 QCF points)

202 Principles of Electrical Science (10 QCF points)

203 Electrical Installations Technology (12 QCF points)

204 Installations of wiring systems and enclosures (21 QCF points)

210 Understanding how to communicate with others within building services, engineering (3 QCF points)

Entry requirements

Suitable applicants will hold or may have the equivalent of GCSE certificates and grade C or above in the subjects of Mathematics, English and either Physics or another technical science-based qualification.

Consideration may be given to applications that are not able to produce formal certificates but who can demonstrate the equivalent understanding and knowledge.

All applicants will be subject to an interview and assessment of suitability to ensure they meet the entry requirements of the course, and that the course will meet their personal training needs.

If you are under 19 and you do not already have English & Maths GCSE grades A-C or equivalent you will be required to undertake GCSE or Functional Skills alongside your main qualification.


Assessment of achievement is via a mixture of on-line, multiple choice assessments, assessment of practical work to specific requirements, and individually produced written assignments.

Future opportunities

This course offers the opportunity to progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations.

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 04 May 2018
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