Leaners will study theoretical aspects of the subject and apply them to practical tasks. Learn about:
- engineering materials,
- planning and overseeing electrical work activities,
- principles of electrical science, electrical design and
- installation practices and procedures,
- principles of inspection, testing and commissioning electrical systems,
- electrical system fault diagnostics and rectification, and * requirements for electrical installations.
A relevant Level 2 electrical installation qualification plus maths GCSE grade 4 (grade C) and 3 GCSEs grade 3 (grade D), including English and science and references may be taken up.
Who is the course for?
Develop your skills and underpinning knowledge to work or progress your career in the electrical contracting industry or an associated industry i.e. film, TV, lighting, maintenance etc.
Lecture, practical workshops, tutorials, private study periods, projects and assignments.
How is the course assessed?
Online multiple choice examinations, practical assignment, and written paper.
Where Next – Job Opportunities
Electrician’s mate, approved contractor.
Where Next – Further Studies
A higher-level apprenticeship, after completion of which learners would be recognised by the industry as a 'competent' electrician.
How to apply
To apply for a course choose one of these methods:
>> Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
>>Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:
Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.
When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.