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What career opportunities can this lead to?

This programme is suitable for individuals wanting to enter the electrical installation industry and who are looking to gain basic knowledge and skills. Upon successful completion of the programme, you could progress onto Level 2 Electrical Installation or an Electrical Installation Apprenticeship.

What are the entry requirements?

You will require 5 GCSEs at grade A*- D / 9-3 including English and Maths and will need to complete a successful interview in college, demonstrating your interest and commitment to study. You will also be required to sit BKSB assessments and
diagnostic testing.

All students without GCSEs at grade A*-C / 9-4 grade in English or Maths will be required, as a condition of the programme, to undertake either a GCSE or Functional Skills programme.

What does this programme involve?

You will gain an understanding of electrical installation and undertake basic electrical practical skills.

How is the programme taught and assessed?

Teaching will be conducted in the classroom and in the workshops and you will undertake short written assignments, carry out practical installations and on-line multiple choice exams.

Attendance will be 15 hours per week in the College. It is expected that time is spent on assignments, research and homework outside of timetabled classes.

What else do I need to know?

Steel toe-capped footwear is required for the workshop. Other personal protective equipment (PPE) will be supplied by the College.

Text books will enhance your learning; recommendations will be made at the start of the programme.

Qualification details are available at

If you are aged 16-18, the programme is fully funded. Fees may apply if you are aged 19+.

Dates for the diary

Our School Leaver open events are held each October, November, March and June. For specific dates and times please see the events section of our website or telephone 023 8091 1299.

How do I apply?

Apply by clicking on the APPLY NOW link on this page. Alternatively, you can apply by completing an application form from our printed prospectus or through our Information, Advice and Guidance team by telephone 023 8091 1299 or via email at

*Fees will apply if you are over 18. You may be eligible for fee support or a loan. To find out an accurate cost, based on your individual circumstances, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team.

Course Code


Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
ELF1A Eastleigh College 9/9/2019 Full-Time Full-Time Full-Time   £1,665.00 Apply now
ELF1A Eastleigh College 7/9/2020 Full-Time Full-Time Full-Time   £1,665.00 Apply now

* Please note that although this tool looks to give customers the best indication of course costs, a final cost can only be confirmed once all submitted information is verified by our information, advice and guidance team.

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