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Electrical Engineering - Level 2 CG Diploma at Middlesbrough College

Course description

This qualification is aimed at learners who intend to progress to follow Apprenticeship and Advanced Modern Apprenticeship programmes ; career progression to Level 3 in Electrical and Electronic engineering and wish to develop their Maths And English plus provide supporting evidence towards their competencies of the NVQ. The course is made of two components (Technical certificate Diploma and an NVQ Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations). The technical certificate provides the underpinning knowledge for the theory to put into practice for the second component (NVQ) being practically based in the workshops.

Course content

L2 Diploma in Engineering (2850) Working in engineering Principles of engineering technology Principles of electrical and electronics technology Maintaining electrical wiring support systems Maintaining electrical equipment and systems Wiring and testing electrical circuits L2 NVQ Diploma in Performing Engineering Operations (7682) Working safely in an engineering environment Carrying out engineering activities efficiently and effectively Using and communicating technical information Wiring and Testing Electrical Equipment and Circuits Assembling, Wiring and Testing Electrical Panels/Components Mounted in Enclosures Maintaining Electrical Equipment/Systems As part of your learning programme you will also attend the following session: Maths (Exempt if you have a minimum of GCSE grade C in Maths) English (Exempt if you have a minimum of GCSE grade C in English Language) Study Skills 1:1 Tutorials Enrichment activities

Entry requirements

4 GCSE at grade D or above including Maths, English Language & Science.or other equivalent qualifications acceptable to the College. You must also undertake a successful interview and provide a satisfactory reference. "If you do not have a Grade A to C in English and/or Maths, you will be required to continue studying these subjects as part of your Study Programme."


This vocational programme is assessed through online tests, workshop activities, and set assignments.

Future opportunities

Level 3 90 credit Diploma / Extended Diploma in Electrical Engineering and Electronic Engineering or CG L3 Diploma in Engineering (Electrical)

How to apply

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

Last updated date: 11 April 2016
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