Electrical Installation (EAL Level 2 Diploma)

Electrical Installation (EAL Level 2 Diploma)

Subject Area: Building Services


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2020
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 143694
  • Entry Requirements

    3 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) including English and/or maths, OR a level 1 qualification including English and/or maths at level 1.

    Pass a BPEC Aptitude test 60% (takes 30 minutes).

    Course Overview

    This course is based at our Ipswich campus.

    This programme of study provides not only a recognised foundation for those looking to pursue an exciting career as an electrician within the building services sector, but also provides opportunities to develop valuable transferable skills allied to other industries.

    You will develop your knowledge and practical skills within a fully-equipped, modern environment, supported and guided by an established enthusiastic team of qualified professionals.

    All students who have not achieved a grade 4 (C) or above in GCSE English or maths will need to study these subjects alongside their chosen qualification.

    Take a 360° virtual tour of your learning environment - Electrical Installation Workshop

    Course Highlights

    You will build your skill in our fully-equipped modern workshops and purpose-built inspection and test facilities. You will be given the opportunity to perform demonstrations at local shows while learning about the world of work. The course will also develop your personal, social, and employability skills, which includes opportunities to work on community projects and to explore the various career pathways within the electrical industry. You will have the chance to use the job-related skills you learn on a range of projects within the community.

    Core Skills Covered: Attention to Detail | Decision Making | Trustworthiness | Hands-on | Problem Solving | Planning and Organisation

    Next Steps

    On completion of the course, successful students will have a national qualification allowing them to apply to progress to the EAL Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation.

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    Tuition Costs

    No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2020.

    For all students aged 19+ fees will be £1625.

    For details regarding fee remission, please visit our Tuition Fees page.

    Additional Costs

    Trips and visits, safety boots and work trousers, tool kit,


    • BS7671 On Site Guide to IET Wiring Regulations 17th Edition,
    • Legislation Health and Safety & Environmental (Doughton, M & Hooper, J),
    • Planning & Selection for Electrical Systems(Doughton, M & Hooper, J),
    • Principles of Design, Installation & Maintenance (Doughton M & Hooper J)

    Amy Abbott - Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installations

    “I really enjoyed the course. There’s no bureaucracy and I certainly couldn’t go back to an office environment now – I don’t miss that world at all.”