Electrical Installation Level 3

egg-timerFull Time
arrowLevel 3
hat16-18, Adult FT
calendar1 Year
pinLancaster & Morecambe College
Start date: 07/09/2020

This course gives the learner an in-depth understanding to both theoretical and practical aspects of electrical installation and can lead to an Electrical Apprenticeship. Electricians have exciting opportunities of work varying from domestic settings to industrial environments. This course requires you to actively solve problems and is ideal for someone who wants to pursue a hands on career.

Who is this Course for?

This course is designed for 16-18 year old and adult learners, the course will include a substantial amount of careers related learning designed to support progression to the suitable next step, this could include educational trips, employability skills and employer encounters such as guest speakers. For 16-18 year old learners this will be delivered as a study programme which includes math and English where applicable and work experience.

What progression and career opportunities will I gain?

The course can lead on to an apprenticeship or further education.

What are the entry requirements for the course?

4 GCSEs at grade A-C/ 4-9 specifically in maths, science & English

Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

What does the course involve?

You will study the following:

• Cables and accessories.

• The National Grid.

• Electrical systems design.

• Trunking, tray and conduit systems.

• Running a business.

• Cable types.

• Environmental settings.

• The construction industry.

• Career awareness.

• Installing wiring systems & enclosures.

• Fault diagnosis and rectification.

• Health and safety.

• Inspection, testing & commissioning.

• Sustainability in domestic dwellings.

• Electrical science and technology.

• Circuit types.

All students aged 16 -19 are required to study Functional Skills English and maths qualifications or GCSE mathematics and English if not already awarded a grade C/4 or higher in these subjects.

All LMC students will receive tutorial support.

How will I be Assessed?

This course is continuously assessed using a range of methods including assignments, exams/ online tests and practical performance.

What qualification will I get?

EAL Level 3 Electrical Installations. Nationally recognised by employers & further education.

What do I do Next?

For information, advice and guidance or to apply please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521237 or 0800 306306

Download The Course Information Sheet