Electrical Installation - Advanced Apprenticeship
Faculty of Construction and the Built Environment
Faculty Level Location Length Ask Apply
Construction and the Built Environment Level 3 Devon and Exeter Construction Centre 3-4 years

What is it like to study this course and how will I be assessed?

An Electrical Installation Apprentice will be installing and servicing a range of domestic and/or commercial equipment. Depending on your company, you will install anything from kitchens in restaurants to television and audio equipment.

What topics will I study?

Topics include:

  • Learn how to plan, prepare and install wiring systems and associated equipment in buildings, structures and the environment
  • Develop skills in inspection, testing, commissioning and certifying electrotechnical systems and equipment
  • Understand terminating and connecting conductors, cables and flexible cords in electrical systems
  • Develop your knowledge of health and safety practices
  • Oversee and organise your work environment
  • Improve your communication skills with team members and clients

What experiences will I get?

Some apprentices progress straight into employment in the construction industry or work as sole traders

What are the entry requirements?

Maths and English GCSE, grade C/4 (or equivalent). If you do not have these qualifications our team will support you to gain these skills alongside your apprenticeship.

What facilities are there?

  • Our dedicated Construction Training Centre has ungone a £1 Million refurbishment and offers industry-standard facilities for all elements of construction training
  • This facility includes; a learning resource centre, a brickaying workshop, a painting and decorating workshop, a carpentry workshop, a cafe, a social space, an ICT suite, a plumbing workshop, civil engineering equipment and more

What can the course lead on to?

On successful completion you could go on to study a Level 3 Diploma in Construction. This could lead you to university or to junior management roles in construction or building services.

Are there any additional costs?

You will need to buy safety boots, overalls and recommended text books.

What support can I get?

You will have a dedicated Skills Officer who you can contact at any time. They will visit you in the workplace every 10 weeks to carry out a progress review with you and your employer.

What will this training cost me?

This can vary depending on the age of the Apprentice and the size of an organisation. Please contact a Training and Recruitment Advisor on 01392 400800 for more information.

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