Electrical Installation – Advanced Apprenticeship

The Advanced Apprenticeship in Electrical Installation is an in-depth, practical course for anyone working within the industry.

Course Information

  • Course Type Apprenticeship
  • Subject Area Construction and Trades
  • Qualification Apprenticeship
  • Study Mode: Day Release
  • Course Level Level 3
  • Location Construction Centre
  • Course Length Up to 42 months

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.

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

Example job roles include: Installer/Service Engineer/Service Technician/Electrical Installer.


  • NVQ Level 3 Electrical Installation
  • End Point Assessment

Next steps… Some Apprentices progress straight into employment in the construction industry or work as sole traders.

Entry Requirements

Every employer is different and therefore the entry requirements can vary. As a guide you ideally need GCSE grade 4 or above in English and Maths. However, we will work with you and provide additional support in order to help you achieve the functional skills element or GCSE requirements of the Apprenticeship. Support can be delivered either prior to your Apprenticeship via a traineeship or during the delivery of your programme.

  • Trade specific classroom
  • New electrical workshop
  • Learning resource centre
  • Refectory
Additional Costs

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

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