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Introduction to Electrical Installation

Campus Granton Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 4

Study mode Full time

Duration 42 weeks

Start date Aug 2024

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Course overview

This Introductory course is aimed at individuals with little or no experience, but who wish to learn relevant skills that will help aid their progress to our Pre-Apprentice Electrical program.

What you will learn

You will be introduced to many core subjects such as:

  • Communication
  • Mathematics: Craft 1
  • Engineering: Using Information Technology

As well as being introduced to trade-specific areas such as:

  • Layout and Fixings
  • Installation Skills
  • 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

At this level, we do not offer Work Placements however we do introduce you to site activity in form of Inductions and Toolbox Talks.

How the course is assessed

Assessements are continues throughout the course through practical demonstration of your abilities to complete tasks.

Number of days per week

  • 3 days over 36 weeks

Entry requirements

  • No formal qualifications are required - although must show an interest in your journey to gaining an Apprenticeship in Electrical Installation.

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • Candidates will be invited to Interview and asked to complete a practical task

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Successful completion of the course will allow progression to our Pre-Apprenticeship in the Electrical Installation program.

Career options

  • Apprenticeship in Electrical Installation

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Granton Campus Full time 26/08/24 42 Weeks

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