What will I learn?

This course is for those already holding the EAL Level 2 Diploma (or equivilant) or with relevant experience and knowledge of the Electrical industry who wish to enhance their career prospects.

Building on prior knowledge the content is mainly theory based to enable progression to the NVQ Level 3 and employment, further professional qualifications or Higher Education.

Units consist of Health and Safety, Environmental issues and re-usable energy, Inspection and Testing, Fault Diagnosis, Electrical Science, Electrical Systems Design and Career awareness in Building Services.

Where will it lead me?

You could progress straight into employment.

Alternatively a Level 3 NVQ, a Level 3 Award in Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations, or a Level 4 Award in Design and Verification of Electrical Installations.

There is also the option to progress to Higher Education HNC/HND or Degree.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of the EAL Level 2 Diploma in Electro-Technical Installations or equivalent or suitable relevant experience and knowledge of the Electrical Contracting industry.

Students may be interviewed and individually assessed.

Fee Details 1

Free if 19+ and don’t have a FULL L3 or above or unemployed or low wage# otherwise AL Loan available

Fee Details 2

Due to funding restrictions, anyone who doesn’t live in England, isn’t a UK resident^ or who lives in the local authority areas^ of:

Cambridge and Peterborough
Greater London Authority
Greater Manchester
Liverpool City Region
North of Tyne Combined Authority
South Yorkshire
Tees Valley
West of England
West Midlands
West Yorkshire

Will be unable to apply for fee remission and may be subject to higher course fees than those published.

^go to this page on our website to check if your postcode is in a devolved funding area or to check eligibility if you are a non-UK resident: https://www.andover.ac.uk/fees-and-funding/

If you don’t live in England or are not a UK resident or live in any of the above local authority areas and wish to enrol on the course, please contact us for information on tuition fees.

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