Electrical Installation Level 2

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Get a solid grounding in the electro technical industry with the Electrical Installation Level 2 study programme.

This course offers sound basic training for prospective electricians who need to know the techniques, technology, science and health and safety required for electrical installation work.

After your studies, you can continue to attend full-time for another year to complete the Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation (Buildings and Structures). You can also work within the industry and return to college to complete your training through day-release courses.

What I'll learn

You will learn the techniques, craft skills, technology and related science required for electrical installation work. You also cover the regulations and health and safety requirements governing electrical installation processes including knowledge of the organisation and structure of the industry within which these are carried out.


How I'll learn

You will learn through a mix of practical activities and classroom theory with ongoing assessments and assignments.


How I'll be assessed

During the first five weeks, initial assessments will take place to make sure you and the level of work are suitably matched. There will be written assignments and online exams for each of the units. Further assessment is by completing a number of major practical assignments in the college’s electrical workshops. They are carried out under exam conditions.


Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs grade D (3) or above including English & maths.

If you are interested in a Level 2 programme and have alternative qualifications you would like us to consider please contact us with your details.

Applicants will be invited to attend an interview and complete an initial assessment. All students will have their literacy and numeracy needs supported within the programme.


How to Apply

You can apply for this programme online. Click on APPLY NOW and follow the steps below:

  • Register for our online service and verify your account
  • Log in to our website and click APPLY NOW on your chosen programme’s page to complete your application

As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs). 

Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.

Printed application forms are also available.

Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.