Learn the hands-on skills needed to install, maintain and repair electrical systems in industrial, commercial and domestic environments including: switchboards, motors, cables, fuses, thermal relays, fault current protection switches, heating, lighting, air conditioning and metering equipment, crime and fire alarm systems and renewable energy. You may also contribute to the design of electrical systems. You will be able to set out jobs from drawings and specifications, order the necessary installation materials and understand electrical safety.
This course is approximately 80% work and 20% training.
You will be employed as an apprentice for at least 30 hours a week. You will have a workplace mentor or supervisor who will be responcible for your training and welfare at work. You will attend college for workshop sessions as required. An assessor will visit you in the workplace to assess your progress against standards and set SMART objectives.
As a fully competent Installation Electrician or Maintenance Electrician, you will meet the requirements needed to register on a Competent Person Scheme (CPS).
Individual employers set their own entry requirements. However, you will typically required 5 GCSEs at grades 4/C or above includng English and maths. You will need to pass an initial aptitude test.
Level : Level 3
Duration : 48 months
Course Code : FRAELAP
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