North Lindsey College
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01724 294030


North Lindsey College
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Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations

Course Overview

An advanced level course, this programme will help you to develop an in-depth knowledge of electrical installations. It will provide you with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a qualified electrician. Throughout the programme you will develop skills and knowledge in inspection and testing as well as fault finding. Theory sessions include electrical design and advanced principles.
You must pass a colour blind test to be eligible for the course.

Units you may study include:
Environmental technologies
Electrical principles
Fault diagnosis and rectification
Knowledge and skills in carrying out inspections
Knowledge and skills in testing and commissioning
Electrical systems design
Career awareness in building services engineering
Employability skills

Ideally at least 5 GCSEs at grade 9-5 or A*-C including English and Maths or a Level 2 qualification, but this is subject to discussion at your interview. If you haven’t already achieved a GCSE grade 5 or grade C in English or Maths, then you will study either GCSE or Functional Skills English or Maths alongside your other qualifications.

Students may have the opportunity to study additional subjects and participate in sporting, social or enterprising activities. Examples of the various activities will be made available to you by your tutors; opportunities are varied and change each year.

We plan to offer work experience, employer talks, employer visits and other employer involvement in all our programmes.

After completing your course you could progress on to study engineering or related fields at a university. Alternatively, you could progress straight into employment in the engineering industry including an apprenticeship. Studying electrical maintenance could lead to a career in electrical maintenance, electrical installations, manufacturing and many other opportunities.

60% Assessment – Coursework
40% Assessment – Exam
Apprenticeship Option

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    • Course Title

      Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations

    • Start Date


    • Full Time – Typically Sept-Jun delivery

    • Duration

      1 Year

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The engineering facilities at North Lindsey College are great. The tutors are friendly and its a relaxed atmosphere. Tobias Beladi Engineering

Engineers, especially females, are in high demand. Studying engineering can lead to a well-paid job with more opportunities. Megan Fletcher Engineering