Construction is everywhere. From housing and shopping centres, to roads, bridges and even national landmarks, it is at the centre of our ever-growing infrastructure, and you can be a part of it as they all require electrical installations. Construction is a lot more than just building, you are building and equipping homes for families, schools for children, hospitals for your community, and constantly improving and upgrading them as the industry develops.

Course Information

  • Levels available Entry Level 1 / 2 / 3
  • Start Date 02/09/2019
  • Course Ref ELECTRICAL
  • Location Innovation and Technology Centre
  • Fees N/A

If you are over 19+ then please contact us for more information

What will I do?

From learning how to wire lighting and power circuits, understanding magnetism and alternating current theory, through to designing, testing and commissioning wiring systems, you will learn the ins and outs of the trade, preparing you for a successful career. Work experience will play a vital role in your progression, as you will have the opportunity to work alongside industry professionals on live projects. You will benefit from visits from industry professionals, and go on trips to construction sites to see how different trades work together to complete projects.

If you study the Entry Level 3, you will gain skills and knowledge of all areas of construction, including bricklaying, painting & decorating, electrical installations and carpentry, in order to enable you to find your specialism for further study.

What's next?

At the end of your course you will have gained enough valuable work experience and industry contacts to kick off your career in the industry. With a growing demand for skills, you could start your own business. You could also continue your studies, developing your skill set in your chosen trade. You could also further your education whilst earning a salary with an apprenticeship.

Is it for me?

Is working at a desk all day your worst nightmare? Electricians are always on the move, and no two days are the same. Being part of a trade which uses constantly changing and exciting technology, means that you must be ready to adapt and learn at every opportunity. You must be able to think logically, be able to work under pressure and work to the highest standards of health and safety.

You could also start out on construction multi-skills Entry Level 3 to progress to this course.


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