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Electrical Installation apprentice

Electrical Installation – Electro-Technical Installation (Buildings and Structures) – EAL – Diploma – Level 2


Level 2



Type of study

School Leavers




1 Year

The Electrical Installation course includes the technical knowledge and practical skills to help start off your career in the electrical industry. Based in our brand new Technology and Future Skills Centre you will learn to install accessories and equipment to meet industry standards. 

These skills will be tested in time constrained final practical assessments, where skills gained over the year are displayed. 

Under 19’s: GCSE’s Grade 4 or above (or equivalent) in English, Maths and Science.

Industry experience will be taken into account for all students over the age of 19.


This course includes the technical knowledge, and practical skills, to help start off your career in the electrical industry. Based in our new technology centre, you will learn from experienced professionals within the trade, using the latest industry equipment.  

This course can lead you to employment, the Level 3 qualification, or an Apprenticeship.  

  • Techniques and methods of installing different wiring systems 
  • Installing lighting and power circuits 
  • Introduction to Circuit design, inspection, and testing 
  • Principles of Electrical science such as magnetism, motors and generation 


You will be mainly assessed through ongoing coursework, assignment, and online exams. 


Level 3 Electrical Installation course or Apprenticeship in Electrical Installation, Level 3 NVQ programme 


You will require Safety Boots, Workwear, On Site Guide, A4 lined notebook and other stationery (listed separately). 


There are usually invites to open events with employers, and information regarding tool fairs, and external events. 


Our £3.9 million Technology & Future Skills Centre opened in September 2016. The modern two storey building provides the best teaching and workshop space for our Bricklaying, Motor Vehicle and Electrical and Carpentry courses.