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Electrical Installations EAL Level 1 Diploma at North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College

Course description

This course is suitable for learners who want to work as electricians in the building services engineering sector. This qualification does not make learners fully qualified electricians, but allows them to learn and develop the skills required for employment and / or career progression in the electro-technology sector.

Course content

You will need to demonstrate and in some cases be observed in: Working on a range of electrical installations including Domestic, Commercial and Industrial. Working with a range of cable management systems and cables including singles, twin and earth, SWA, MI, Tray, Conduit and Trunking. Satisfy the following skill areas: • Health & Safety on site • Fault diagnoses and correction • Managing technical and functional information • Preparing for and installing wiring systems

Entry requirements

A minimum of 2 GCSEs at grades D or above including English, mathematics and science. Your place on the course will also be subject to an aptitude test, a manual dexterity assessment at your interview.

Assessment

Practical assessmentsOnline examsWritten papers

Financial information

Paper, Pen, Folder Calculator etc. Plus Safety Boots etc.

We offer a bursary that students can apply for help with costs that are associated with a course. This could be help with the cost of travel, books, materials, equipment, uniforms, childcare and examination and registration fees. To find out more about bursaries available at the College, please speak to Customer Services.

Future opportunities

EAL Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installations

Further information

Start Day/Time Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment. Usually Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

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: 04 October 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 1 year
  • Course code: H0490
  • Web url: www.nwhc.ac.uk

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