Electrical and Plumbing
Electrical and Plumbing
Electrical Installation, Diploma
This Level 1 programme is the ideal introduction to electrical installation and will allow you to develop a solid foundation for your future career.
You will learn about electrical installation, responsibilities and procedures, safe working practices, environmental protection measures and scientific principles. You will learn practical skills in our workshops, which will be supplemented with tutorial support, employability sessions, personal development, and study skills.
You will be taught by our expert lecturers, who all have experience working in the electrical industry. We will also work with you to develop your English and maths skills to the level you will need to become an electrician.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through practical observations, written assignments and an online portfolio.
What could I do after this course?
You could progress to Weston College’s Level 2 Electrical Installation or into an apprenticeship or other construction-related programmes.
A minimum of five GCSEs at grade 3-1 with at least two at grade 3, or the successful completion of a pre-vocational programme.
Occupations related to Electrical Installation, Diploma
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What our students say
Will Durston , Electrical Installation Apprenticeship
"As part of my course I got the opportunity to compete for the SPARK's Learner of the Year competition - so far I have goth through to the South West final, this will look great on my CV."
Former school: Worle
Studied: Electrical Installation Apprenticeship
What next? After I finish college I would like to undertake the inspecting and testing course so I can add more value to the company I work for and myself. Then I would like to continue to gain more experience with my current company to become more confident, skilled, and independent.