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Level 2

Electrical Installations (Building & Structures) Diploma – Level 2


These qualification are intended for those who want to gain the knowledge and abilities that will enable to obtain the underlying knowledge to progress onto a Electrotechnical Apprenticeship programme.

The level 2 qualification is designed for new entrants to the industry, providing them with the basic skills and experience they need.

It is divided up to 50% workshop, practical experience learning how to install and connect various circuits, using different types of containment systems and constructing various bend and learning how to complete dead electrical safety test. The second 50% is classroom based where you will the theoretical side.

How it is assessed – There is 4 online multi choice exams, 1 x 10 hour practical assessment and 6 health & safety Assessment. (this could change during the summer if C&G bring out new update)

Progression routes- progress to level 3 2365 or 5357 apprenticeship

Equipment required – basic hand tools, steel cap boots, text books and writing equipment -see attached sheet

Attendance- I would like to minimum of 90%, but it will probably be the same as the rest of the college.

Course length- level 2 is 1 year for both full time and part time


This course is suitable for learners who desire a career in the Electrical industry.

You must be at least 16 years of age and have achieved both GCSE English and Maths at grade 3-9. Also your interview may include practical & theory assessments.

All candidates will undertake a colour blindness indicator assessment.


Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2


Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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