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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment (Buildings, Structures & the Environment) (2357-44)

COURSE OVERVIEW

They allow candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the electrotechnical sector.
The qualifications contribute knowledge, understanding, and practical skills regarding Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment. Once candidates have learnt the required skills and knowledge, they will demonstrate their occupational competence in the workplace within these qualifications.
Learners will complete the following mandatory units:
  • Understanding Health and Safety legislation, practices and procedures (Installing and maintaining electrotechnical systems and equipment)
  • Understanding environmental legislation, working practices and the principles of environmental technology systems
  • Understanding the practices and procedures for overseeing and organising the work environment (Electrical Installation)
  • Understanding the principles of planning and selection for the installation of electrotechnical equipment and systems in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Understanding the practices and procedures for the preparation and installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Understanding the principles, practices and legislation for the termination and connection of conductors, cables and cords in electrical systems
  • Understanding principles, practices and legislation for the inspection, testing, commissioning and certification of electrotechnical systems and equipment in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Understanding the principles, practices and legislation for diagnosing and correcting electrical faults in electrotechnical systems and equipment in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Understanding the electrical principles associated with the design, building, installation and maintenance of electrical equipment and systems
  • Applying Health and Safety legislation and working practices (Installing and maintaining electrotechnical systems and equipment)
  • Applying environmental legislation, working practices and the principles of environmental technology systems
  • Overseeing and organising the work environment (Electrical installation)
  • Planning, preparing and installing wiring systems and associated equipment in buildings, structures and the environment.
  • Terminating and connecting conductors, cables and flexible cords in electrical systems
  • Inspecting, testing, commissioning and certifying electrotechnical systems and equipment in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Diagnosing and correcting electrical faults in electrical systems and equipment in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Electrotechnical Occupational competence (AM2)

FURTHER INFORMATION

This qualification is for learners in England, Wales and Northern Ireland who want to work as an electrician, installing systems and equipment, in buildings, structures and the environment within the electrotechnical industry.

HOW THE APPLICATION PROCESS WORKS

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

Apply

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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Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

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