Level: 2 | Duration: 1 Year | Start Date: September 2021
What is this course about?
This course is ideal for anyone who wants to work as an electrician. On the course you will learn, develop and practice the skills required to succeed in this industry. This Level 2 course will develop practical and theoretical electrical skills covering topics such as electrical science, electrical installations technology, installation of wiring systems, solar photovoltaic, micro-renewable energies and communication within the building services / engineering industry.
Why choose this course?
Electricians earn on average £30,000 a year or if you become self-employed the rewards can be limitless. By choosing Riverside College you will have the opportunity to study in brand new industry standard workshops and develop the skills to progress in electrical engineering.
4 GCSEs at grades 9 – 4 including science and English language and maths. Learners may also enrol on this course after successful completion of an appropriate Level 1 programme of study (completion of an electrical unit as part of the course is essential) and a successful entry interview.
What will this course lead on to?
On successful completion of this courses, you could progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation. Alternatively, you could also apply for an electrical apprenticeship.
What will I learn on this course?
On this course you will learn how to work safely and competently in an electrical engineering environment and develop the practical skills essential for employment in the industry.
You will also have tutorial sessions which will involve a 1 to 1 discussion with your personal tutor to monitor your progress and support you during your course.
You may have the opportunity to represent the College in national competitions such as UK SkillBuild. You will take part in trips and visits. Enrichment activities such as 5 a side football, model car racing, practical projects and many more.
How will I be assessed?
You will be assessed through a number of modular exams, production of a portfolio of evidence, observations during practical sessions and a range of course work assignments.
Are there any costs associated with this course?
Learners will be expected to purchase a recommended course book, and provide their own safety footwear, PPE and stationery.
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- Duration 50 hours
- Language English
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