Level 3 Installation Electrician / Maintenance Electrician Apprenticeship

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This Electrotechnical apprenticeship qualification meets the needs of learners in England, Wales and Northern Ireland who want to work as an electrician, installing systems and equipment, in buildings, structures and the environment within the Electrotechnical industry.

What will I study?

  • Understand health, safety and environmental considerations
    Apply health, safety and environmental considerations
    Electrical scientific principles and technologies
    Understand design and installation practices and procedures
    Understand how to plan and oversee electrical work activities
    Organise and oversee the electrical work environment
    Understand terminations and connections of conductors
    Terminate and connect conductors
    Understand inspection, testing and commissioning
    Inspect, test and commission electrical systems
    Understand fault diagnosis and rectification
    Apply fault diagnosis and rectification

Optional Units:

  • Understand the requirements for electrical installations BS 7671: 2008 '2015'
    Understand the requirements for electrical installations BS 7671:2018
    Apply design and installation practices and procedures
    Apply practices and procedures for maintenance

How will I be assessed?

Completion of AM2

How will the course be delivered?

Weekly classes to cover the requirements of the recommended qualification and most of the apprenticeship standard knowledge elements at our Beverley campus.

Visits to the workplace will be carried out to support and assess workplace competences, support the required consultative project and prepare the apprentice for End Point Assessment

Entry requirements

Individual employers will identify any relevant entry requirements in terms of previous qualifications, trainability tests, or other criteria. Most candidates will have English and mathematics at level 2 on entry.

What next?

By the end of the apprenticeship the candidate will have satisfied the requirements for registration as Engineering Technician by the Engineering Council.

Additional information

Additional training included:
First Aid

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Higher Education Apprenticeship Guide Full-time Course Guide 2021 Part-Time Summer Course Guide