EAL Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation

EAL Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation

Subject Area: Building Services

Course Overview

The study programme provides training for students wishing to work as an Electrician. The programme offers the opportunity to carry out practical electrical installation tasks in the state of the art workshops led by highly experienced technical experts. Underpinning knowledge is gained through classroom based sessions led by qualified and competent lecturers. Subjects covered include working safely, installing and testing, maintenance and fault finding, and team working. You must pass all practical and theory elements of the programme to achieve this nationally recognised qualification.

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  • Start Date: Sep, 2018
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: EEI13F0

Entry Requirements

Achieved a Level 2 Electrical Installation/relevantvocational qualification at a Merit grade or above including GCSE English Language, maths & science at grade C (grade 4), interview and suitable reference.

Course Highlights

You will have the chance to improve and develop your skills in our fully equipped modern workshops and our dedicated, purpose built inspection and test facilities. You can even show off the skills you learn by taking part in demonstrations at local shows and exhibitions and participating in local and national competitions such as “World Skills”

The study programme will also develop 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 help yourself become more employable, with 60 hours work related experience involving community projects and work with local employers.

Next Steps

Students can work towards securing employment with the opportunity to continue studying under the apprenticeship scheme. Progress in their career with further training into job roles such as Technician, System Designer, Estimator, Project/Contracts Manager, Site/Workshop Supervisor/Manager, Chartered Engineer, Sales Engineer or Commercial Manager.

Tuition Costs

No tuition fees are payable for students aged 16 – 18 on 31 August 2018.

For all students aged 19+ please visit our website www.suffolk.ac.uk.

Details regarding fee remission and Advanced Learning Loans can also be found at the above website.

Additional Costs

Trips and visits, safety boots and work trousers, tool kit, and textbooks BS7671, On Site Guide, IET Wiring Regulations 17th Edition, Organising & Managing the Work Environment (Doughton M & Hooper J) and Principles of Design, Installation & Maintenance (Doughton M & Hooper J).