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Electrical – C&G Level 1 Diploma Electrical Installation

Course Code: 72121-01

This course is for anyone who wishes to start work in the electrical sector and aged 16-19 inclusive. It will give you a good overall knowledge and understanding with which you can progress your studies further.(For those above this age bracket, please follow this link).


CostAge 16-18 no fee
When 05/09/2017DurationOne year
LevelLevel 1Attendancefull time

This course is for people of any age and background who require the basic skills associated with electrical installation and have the aim of employment within the sector.

This course has a practical and theoretical approach which helps to build understanding of electrical installation practices.

Focus is placed on the growth of workplace related abilities, methodologies and processes.

The qualification consists of seven units. The units of study are:

  • Structure of the construction industry
  • Fundamental safe working practices
  • Environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings
  • Site preparation for working in the construction industry
  • Electrical installation wiring and terminations
  • Fabrication techniques for electrical installation
  • Electrical science and technology

As well as studying on the Level 1 Diploma you will study GCSE / Functional Skills English and Maths at a level suitable to your individual needs. You will also undertake employability skills within the college.

You will learn the practicalities of how cabling enclosures, supports, accessories, wiring systems are assembled and installed. The course includes coverage of aspects of Health and Safety Building Services Engineering and Construction Environments and BS7671 Wiring Regulations.

Assessment of achievement is primarily through the compilation of theory and practical assessments. Practical tasks in the workshop environment will assist and enforce learning.

This course is suitable for applicants that have GCSE Certificates that are 3 or above in Mathematics and English.

Consideration may be given to applicants that are not able to produce formal certificates, but who can demonstrate the equivalent understanding and knowledge.

This course offers successful candidates the opportunity for progression to the Level 2 City & Guilds 2365 Diploma in Electrical Installation.

Progression to the next level of study will be by successful completion of the Level 1 Diploma in Electrical Installations, good attendance and successful completion of GCSE Maths and English at grade 4 or above.

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Keighley College

Bradford Road, Keighley
West Yorkshire BD21 4HQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01535 685000
Student Absence Line: 01535 685109 / attendance@keighleycollege.ac.uk
Email: enquiries@keighleycollege.ac.uk

Exams Email: exams-KLY@leedscitycollege.ac.uk