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Electrical Installation Diploma Level 1 at City Skills Centre - Salford City College

Course description

Do you have a passion for how electrical systems work? Are you interested in learning more about building and maintaining electrical installations in machines and structures? If so, this Level 1 Diploma in Electrical Installations is the ideal course to begin your journey.

Throughout this year long course, you will cover a wide range of areas of electrotechnical technology, as you develop the basic skills and experience you will need to progress onto an apprenticeship programme in this sector. This includes a focus on the principles of electrical science, to lay the foundations for your practical skills, as well as the opportunity to get hands-on and explore electrical installations technology. You'll also examine health and safety within building services engineering

Course content

  • City & Guilds Electrotechnology Diploma Level 1

You will learn:

  • Health and Safety
  • Electrical science
  • Practical knowledge
  • Practical wiring installation

You could then go on to learn:

  • The application of health and safety and electrical principles
  • Installation (Buildings and structures)
  • Inspection, fault diagnosis, commissioning and rectification

You will also learn employability skills


You will complete a combination of assignments and practical assessments and examinations

Future opportunities

On completion of your course you can go directly into employment or progress on to further training such as an apprenticeship, HNC, NVQs or qualifications in supervision and management.

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: 27 September 2018

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