SCQF Level 5
Built Environment

Course Overview
You will gain a broad understanding of technical aspects and practical skills within the Electrical Installation & Engineering industry. All the skills and knowledge you acquire are transferable and will benefit you in either further studies or employment.
What You Will Learn

  • Layout and Fixings
  • Installation Skills
  • Communication
  • Mathematics: Craft 1
  • Engineering: Using Information Technology
  • Fundamental Electrical Systems
  • Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations
  • Installation of Conduit Systems
  • Earthing Systems
  • Electrical Principles
  • Electrical Testing and Measurement
  • Electrical Wiring Skills
  • Installation of PVC Sheathed Wiring Systems
  • Safe Working Practices

Placement Information
We work with SECTT in trying to offer placement during course this is at the discretion of the employers.
Entry Requirements

  • Mathematics or Physics at National 5


English Proficiency Requirements
  • IELTS 5.5
How the course is assessed
  • Continuous assessment throughout the course
Progression And Articulation Routes

  • Gain employment as an Apprentice Electrician
  • NC Level 6 Electrical Engineering

Number Of Days Per Week
  • 5 days a week
Course Cost And Funding Options
Start Date and Time

Full Time

This course will start week commencing...
  • Monday 30/08/2021
End Date

Full Time

This course will end on...
  • Friday 21/01/2022
Course Delivery
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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Edinburgh College welcomes students from all over the world and we are dedicated to ensuring your time at the College is both educational and enjoyable.​
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