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Electrical Engineering Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3) at Alliance Learning

Course description

Electrical engineering technicians install, maintain and repair electrical equipment and controls across a wide range of industries. An electrical engineering apprenticeship or an electronic engineering apprenticeship is an ideal way of starting a career in this field.

Course content

What the course involves

- Working and implementing health and safety procedures for isolation and testing using appropriate equipment

- Working from electrical drawings to produce domestic single phase circuits and industrial three phase circuits

- Working on electrical drawings to produce electronic circuits and components

- Working on electrical circuits to identify and repair faults

- Installing plant and equipment

Entry requirements

Some employers require specific GCSE grades 4 - 9

Interested candidates should have the following skills & interests....

• Practical hand skills for handling tools

• Analytical problem solving skills

• Mathematical ability and understanding of scientific principles

• Candidates must have good colour vision

• Ability to read circuit diagrams

• Concentration with attention to detail

• Safety awareness is essential


You will be required to sit and English, Maths and ICT initial assessment before starting the Apprenticeship programme to check you are at a suitable level.

Financial information

National Minimum Apprenticeship wage. 

Future opportunities

Career Opportunities include:

- Domestic Electrician

- Industrial Electrician

- Electrical Maintenance Engineer

Further information

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 29 November 2018
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