(Bridging Unit) Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment Level 3 Diploma

Learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the electrotechnical sector.

  • Level

    Level 3

  • Study Mode

    Part-time

  • Duration

    2 Years

  • Location

    Guildford College

  • Pathway

    Construction

This Level 3 NVQ qualification is for those already working in the electrical industry who want to enhance their employability and career prospects. You will learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the electrotechnical sector.

It is suitable for those who want to work as an electrician, installing systems and equipment in buildings, structures and the environment within the electrotechnical industry.

Tutors from the industry with vast experience across the electro-technical fields will teach you in our well-equipped workshops.

  • 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)

A combination of theory and workshop sessions.

On completion you could complete a further Level 3 or Level 4 qualification.

No formal entry requirements, but GCSEs (or equivalent) in English, Maths and Science would be advantageous.

You will need to purchase/provide IEE On-Site Guide, steel capped footwear, study equipment such as pens, paper and scientific calculator.

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  • Clear routes of progression with qualifications ranging from foundation level to degree level!
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