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Electrical Skills (SCP)

Campus Granton Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Part time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2022

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Course overview

THIS COURSE IS FOR SENIOR PHASE PUPILS WHO ARE STILL AT SCHOOL

This course provides the perfect platform for pupils who are interested in becoming an electrician to develop essential skills and knowledge. Pupils will learn hand skills, electrical theory and wiring techniques which are based around a domestic setting.
 

What you will learn

  • Fundamental Electrical Principles
  • Basic Electrical Installation Systems and Protection
  • Basic Electrical Installation Skills
  • Construction Crafts: Employability Skills
  • Engineering Skills: Electrical/Electronic
  • Wiring Skills
  • Electrical Skills

How the course is assessed

  • Continuous assessment

Number of days per week

  • 2 afternoons per week: Tuesday & Thursday 1:30pm - 4.00pm

Entry requirements

  • Two National 4s from English, Maths, Science, Graphic Communications
  • MA Electrical Apprentice

Applicants will be required to submit a numeracy task and participate in a practical task along with submission of a completed personal statement in support of their application. 

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

Applicants will be required to attend course induction sessions. You will be notified in advance of the details.

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Pre-Apprentice Electrician Level 5

Career options

  • Electrician Electrical Technician

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Granton Campus Part time 23/08/22 41 Weeks

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