This course is a great choice if you to become a fully qualified electrician and have some practical work experience. 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. Depending on your circumstances, this course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan.
All applicants must normally have a Level 3 Diploma in either City & Guilds 2365 or the previous 2330 qualification at Level 2 or 2360 part 1. You also need GCSEs in maths and English (at grade C or higher) and a Level 2 maths and English pass during the admission process.
For this Level 3 NVQ you will study fundamental principles and environmental technologies, principles of electrical science, fault diagnosis and rectification, inspection, testing and commissioning, and electrical system design.
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 3 (City & Guilds 2365 Level 3). From here you can choose to proceed to full time employment or look for an Apprenticeship.
Please complete an application form and return it 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. However, you will be required to attend our Welcome Taster Day that you will be sent information about. If you do not meet, or do not expect to meet the entry criteria, please contact our Admissions Team.
You must provide and wear approved safety footwear, course books and a scientific calculator. We have different sources of financial support to help those who meet the criteria. You will be able to apply to this fund once you have enrolled on your course.
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.