This course is a great choice if you are new to the electrical industry and want to become a qualified electrician. This diploma is the industry's most recognised route for qualification as an electrician and you can work in the domestic, commercial or industrial sectors.
All applicants must normally have at least 4 GCSEs grade A* to D (8/9 - 3) including maths and English, and a Level 1 maths and English pass during the admission process. Mature students are welcome provided they can prove their ability to study at Level 2 during the admission process.
For this Level 2 Diploma you will learn about electrical principles including AC theory, single and triple phase power systems (in accordance with the 17th Edition Wiring Regulations 2008), Health and Safety in building services, electrical installation technology, installation of wiring systems and communication with other building services. You will also have the opportunity to study towards gaining your CSCS card, increasing your chances of employment.
Your course work will be assessed by a combination of City & Guilds online multiple-choice exams and observed assessments of your practical work by a qualified assessor. You will be given help to prepare for all assessments and tests.
Successful completion of the course will lead to an award of Diploma Level 2 (City & Guilds 2365 Level 2). From here you can choose to proceed to the Diploma Level 3 or look for an Apprenticeship.
Please complete an application form and return to the College - either online, by post or in person at one of our campuses.
If you clearly meet the entry criteria and/or are predicted to reach the required exam grades, then you will not need an interview. If you do not meet, or do not expect to meet the entry criteria, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
You must provide and wear approved safety footwear, and have a copy of the 17th Edition (Green) book and a scientific calculator.
To apply or enrol for this course you must first create an account with the College. This is a simple process that should not take more than a few minutes.
If you have any difficulties with applying online or have any other questions please Contact Us, or call 020 8266 4000. Please note this is not a 24 hour helpline.