Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation

Course Content

This course will provide you with practical skills that are used in electrical installation and are ideally suited to school leavers who wish to become electricians working in the maintenance or installations trades.

You will be assessed through the completion of various training activities as well as an externally set knowledge test. With further studies in this area, you may have the opportunity to progress to technician testing engineer or design.

Throughout the year you will study the following subjects:

» Electrical regulations

» Science

» Workshop technology

» Electronics

» Information technology

» Workshop practice

» Key Skills

Course Format

Full time, usually 3 days per week.

Special Features

Leads to the City and Guilds qualification in Electrical Installation, you may also have the opportunity to complete a foundation level Key Skills certificate.

Entry Qualifications

You will need 4 GCSEs grades A* - Ds, preferably Cs in Maths, English, Science or Technology, also as part of the selection process you will take a BPEC aptitude test and attend an interview.


Once you have completed this course you may progress onto NVQ Level 3, depending upon whether or not you have suitable employment in a vocationally relevant trade at that time.

NVQ 3 dependent on suitable employment in a vocationally relevant trade.


For enquiries please contact the College on 0161 908 6789 or web: www.tameside.ac.uk/contact.

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Please Note: While every effort is made to maintain the accuracy of these details, changes can and do occur. Government policy changes rapidly (particularly from one academic year to the next) which often has an effect on availability, eligibility for funding and the fee contribution required. Please confirm the course details when enrolling.