Electrotechnical Technology C&G 2357 Diploma Level 3Course Code: ELEN3 Learning Aim Code: 50122320 Full-time / Part-time: Part-time Duration: One Year Campus: Wellington Road Campus
Is this the right course for me?
Do you wish to become a qualified electrician or electrical engineer?
This three year part-time course can help you achieve your dream career!
Throughout this course you will gain an understanding of the regulations electricians are legally bound to comply with and the scientific principles on which electrical applications are based on. You will also learn how to verify electrical installations are safe to use and gain an understanding of how to complete relevant certificates required by law.
What will I learn?
During this course you will study:
- Health and Safety legislation
- Environmental legislation
- Termination and connection of conductors, cables and cords in electrical systems
- Inspection, testing, commissioning and certification of electrotechnical systems
- Practices and legislation for diagnosing and correcting electrical faults
- AM2 Assessment
- Practices and procedures for overseeing and organising the work environment
- Preparation and installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment
- Planning and preparing to maintain electrotechnical systems and equipment
- Practices and procedures for maintaining electrotechnical systems and equipment
What skills will I gain?
By studying this course you will:
- Further your understanding of the electrical installation industry
- Learn how electrical circuits are built and work and develop practical skills
- Develop an appreciation for good working practices within the construction industry
- Develop your confidence in dealing with workshop tools
- Understand how higher level health and safety is applied in the construction industry
- Improve your practical and academic skills
- Gain valuable team working and communication skills by taking part in classroom and workshop activities
How will I be assessed?
This is a combination of assignment based and online based exams. You will be continually assessed throughout the program. There are several components to the assessment, both theoretical and practical.
What can I do next?
The skills you will learn from this course will enable you to:
- Pursue a career in the electrotechnical industry
- Progress on to the City & Guilds 2382 17th Edition wiring regulations, the City & Guilds 2394 Initial Verification and City & Guilds 2395 Periodic inspection
What are the Entry Requirements?
To access this course you are required to have:
- Employment within the electrotechnical industry and this employment will need to meet the criteria set by City and Guilds
- An assessment for mathematics and English