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Electrical Level 1 Diploma at South Gloucestershire and Stroud College*

Course description

This course is designed for those that wish to work in the building services sector. You will have the chance to gain the skills and qualifications required to enter employment in the industry.

Course content

This course is aimed at 16–18 years olds and is designed to develop the knowledge and skills required in the construction sector, and includes:

  • Practical electrical skills
  • Preparing for work placements
  • Functional skills.

Entry requirements

A short interview together with assessments in Maths, English and trade skills will be necessary to ensure the level of the scheme is appropriate for you.


Practical experience will be gained in the workshop, through practical activities and assessments. Underpinning knowledge will be delivered in the classroom and IT suite, where study will be interactive and informative.

Future opportunities

After successful completion you can progress onto Level 2 Electrical Installations.

Opportunities in the building services sector include electrical, electronics, renewable technologies and electrical or mechanical engineering.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact South Gloucestershire and Stroud College* directly.

Last updated date: 24 January 2017
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