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Electrical Installation (Electrotechnical Technology) Certificate Level 2

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies

Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
Engineering and Manufacturing Technologies
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What will you be working towards?

Code MVEL001C2FT
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

This course is for students interested in a career in electrical installation. The course includes theory and practice and is designed as a starting point for those seeking to become trained electricians.The course covers the electrical industries, science for electricians, health and safety (including accident prevention), wiring, circuits, cabling, inspecting and testing, and customer service skills.The course can also be known as Level 2 Certificate in Electrotechnical Technology (City & Guilds)2330.

Details

The course consists of three core units and one occupational unit. Units 1-4 are assessed by an online multiple choice theory test. Units 3 and 4 each have a practical element which will be assessed by a 10-hour practical assignment.

Core Units:
> Unit 1(201) Working effectively and safely in the electrotechnical environment
> Unit 2(202) Principles of electrotechnology
> Unit 3(203) Application of health and safety and electrical principlesOccupational Units
> Unit 4(205) Installation (Buildings & Structures)

How will it be delivered?

The course consists of three core units and one occupational unit.
> Units 1-4 are assessed by an online multiple choice theory test.
> Units 3 and 4 have a practical element which will be assessed by a 10-hour practical assignmen

Entry requirements

You must have a good general level of education including GCSE English and Maths (at least grade D) and preferably a GCSE in a science or technical subject. You should have an interest in electrical installations and be motivated to improve your English, mathematics and IT in order to succeed. You will need to have at least a level 1 qualification in literacy and numeracy. You will have an initial assessment at the college. You will need to fill in an application form and attend an interview, which will give you the opportunity to ask detailed questions about the course. If you have any questions about whether this course is right for you, please ask for advice

Your next steps...

The next step is the 2330 level 3. To gain the full electrician certificate you will need the Level 2 and Level 3 technical certificates or an NVQ Level 3. Employment with an electrical contractor is required to achieve full electrician’s status.

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