What opportunities will this course give me?

This programme is designed for individuals who wish to become electricians. Upon successful completion of the programme, you could progress to Level 3 Electrical Installation or an Electrical Installation Apprenticeship.

What will I be learning?

You will study a variety of units and gain knowledge about electrical installation. You will also build on your practical skills, along with learning about basic inspecting and testing.

Why is this course for me?

Teaching will be conducted in both classrooms and workshops and you will undertake short written assignments and carry out practical installations.

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

What do I need to sign up?

Level 1 Electrical Installation with Maths and English achieved from previous year Or 5 GCSEs at grade A*- C / 9-4 (including English and Maths or equivalent Functional
Skills). You will be required to sit BKSB assessments and diagnostic testing.
You will also need to complete a successful interview in College, demonstrating interest and commitment to study.

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

Is there anything else 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 www.cityandguilds.com.

The programme is fully funded for students aged 16-18 fully funded. Fees may apply for those aged 19+.

Course Code


Session Venue Starts Days Time Weeks Fees* 24+ Fees*
ELF2A Eastleigh College 7/9/2020 Full-Time Full-Time Full-Time   £1,715.00 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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