Practical Vs Theory
This course is your next step towards becoming a qualified Electrician. You will gain practical experience with tasks to replicate industry standard electrical installations. You will learn the theory of DC, AC and environmental installation, basic principles of generating, transmitting and distributing electricity, and the regulations and requirements for domestic installations, and develop practical skills in our professional electrical workshops. You will be required to undertake 1 week work experience with an electrician, on a construction site or in a construction related field. You will also be expected to take part in community projects. This course is approximately 70% theory and 30% practical. You will complete a range of units including:
- Health and Safety
- Principles of Electrical Science
- Electrical Installation technology
- Installation of wiring systems and Technology
- Understanding of communication with others within the building services
Coming back to college to change your career can be quite daunting but the supportive environment and professional facilities have made that transition easy!