Engineering and Manufacturing

NVQ Diploma in Electrical Installation, Level 3

Course overview

Are you a natural problem solver who likes fixing things? Our Electrical Installation Level 3 is a tried and tested route into working in electrical engineering and offers the perfect introduction to this exciting industry. Whether you are thinking of completing an apprenticeship, or already working as an engineer and looking to gain a qualification, our course will provide you with the practical skills, knowledge and training you need to develop a career as an Electrician.

At our on-site engineering workshops, you will learn how to carry out a range of electrical installation tasks using measuring instruments and hand tools. You will also learn about the theory of electrical principles. You will develop an in-depth knowledge of different wiring regulations and the science behind electrical topics such as electromagnetism, electric motors, alternators and other devices. You will also learn about different types of lighting, AC theory, cable sizing and testing. During the course, you will have the opportunity to learn about health and safety requirements, develop your IT and Functional skills and get involved in a range of teambuilding activities.

How will I be assessed?

Throughout this course you will assessed through a range of methods including; practical workshops, investigative work and theory sessions.

What can I do next

Upon successful completion of this course you can then progress onto a HNC or HND in Electrical Installation. You may also have the opportunity to progress onto an Apprenticeship or employment within the Electrical Installation Industry.