What's covered?

All Apprenticeships consist of a Framework of different elements. They must include qualifications that, when achieved, prove the Apprentice's competence in carrying out work of the Level and type identified in the Framework. Also included must be qualifications which demonstrate the technical knowledge of the job and industry, plus more wide ranging general skills required to operate successfully in the trade; these will include Maths, English and, if appropriate, ICT and Employer Rights and Responsibilities. The different elements can be combined in one qualification, or be covered in separate qualifications, but all elements must be achieved to obtain a full Apprentice Certificate. This apprenticeship consists of a mixture of college and site based training and assessment, studying principles, practices and legislation applying to electrical systems, installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment in buildings, how to diagnose and correct electrical faults, planning and maintenance of electrical systems, health and safety, environmental and wiring regulations for electricians.

What do you need?

You need to hold L2 in both maths and English. (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A to C) and a keen attitude to learn. Employed on a full time basis within the electrical industry.

How you are assessed

You will be assessed both in the workplace and the college by a range of methods and build a Logbook/Portfolio of evidence as you progress, coupled with online multiple choice tests, assignments and a practical assessments. This leads to a final End-point assessment which is externally set and marked by an independent assessment structure.

How Long?

Up to 48 Months

What course next?

L4 Site Supervision or L5 Construction Management

What could this lead to?

Permanent employment in the Electrical industry Link to professional registration

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