This course is for you if you want to work in the domestic electrical installation industry e.g. wiring socket and light circuits in houses. This qualification allows you to build on previous experience, skills and knowledge to gain a qualification at an intermediate level.
- Health and safety legislation
- How to handle hazardous situations
- Electrical safety requirements when working in the building services industry
- Safety requirements for working with gases and heat producing equipment
- Safety requirements for using access equipment in the building services industry
- Safety requirements for working safely in excavations and confined spaces in the building services industry
Entry to this course requires a minimum of grade 4 or C in GCSE Maths and English. You may also hold a qualification in Level 1 Electrical Installation, however this is not a requirement.
Please note that you will be required to wear safety boots with steel toe caps and hi-vis vest when working in the College workshops.
The course is assessed by practical assessments and knowledge-based exams for each unit.
Your course may include work experience or a work placement that could lead to the offer of a part-time or casual work, or you might work outside of your studies.
Successful completion of your course can lead to further study, apprenticeships or you may progress into employment. A domestic Electrician has the potential to earn up to £40k per year.
If you are aged 19+ and studying a Further Education Course at Bradford College, you may have to pay course fees. Course fees are dependent on the number of hours and which course is being taken.
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When you sign forms and accept a place at the College, you agree to abide by College rules and any changes made to them, and accept that we have the right to reject applicants. You also accept that there are certain circumstances that could prevent us from providing some services or programmes. These are: changes in Government funding policy, low class numbers; severe weather conditions; severe damage to buildings; circumstances which may affect the health and safety of staff and/or students, or any other relevant circumstances outside the reasonable control of the College. In these cases, we reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service.