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Electrical Installations Level 1 Diploma at Barnet and Southgate College

Course description

This is a course designed for students who wish to enter the electrical installations industry. The course will enable you to either join the Electricians Course C&G 2365 at Level 2

Course content

The work covered will include practical sessions where skills are developed. Numeracy and literacy will be taught as well as ICT skills. In addition, learners will take a course in Level 1 certificate in Engineering (C&G 2850), a Level 1 award in Sustainable Development, Functional Skills Maths Level 1 and Functional Skills Level 1.

Entry requirements

You should have a minimum of two GCSEs grades A*-D.


This is a portfolio-based course which means that your work will be assessed on a continual assessment basis. There will be a series of assessments during the year. These assessments will cover both academic and practical work. During your period of study you will build a portfolio of evidence which will be assessed by an external assessor.

Future opportunities

Students who successfully complete this year will be able to progress to the C&G 2365 Level 2 course. Passing the C&G 2365 Level 3 course is your final goal as this qualification together with the NVQ Level 3 is required to become an approved electrician able to work by themselves.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Barnet and Southgate College directly.

Last updated date: 25 January 2016