This course offers the City and Guilds 7202-01 qualification and is ideal if you are new to the electrical industry. It is designed to give you the understanding and underpinning knowledge to progress onto further qualifications, helping you begin your journey to becoming a qualified electrician.
Topics covered can include:
You do not need to have any previous qualifications.
All applicants must have an initial assessment and interview to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
You will be continuously assessed through skills tests and exams.
If you will be aged 16, 17 or 18 on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, it will be free. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.
This qualification does not lead directly to a job, but does provides learners with the basic
core skills training and underpinning knowledge to facilitate progression into further
vocational learning such as apprenticeship programme in Electrical. This qualification is an invaluable building block for learners wishing to embark on a career within the Building
Learners successfully completing this qualification can progress their careers by
registering on a number of other qualification such
Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures)
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment
(Buildings, Structures and the Environment)