Course overviewConstruction (Electrical Installation) Level 1 City of Bristol College
This one-year course will give you skills to work in the electrical industry. You will develop both your personal and practical electrical installation skills. The highly-skilled teaching team will help you develop the knowledge you will need to progress onto a Level 2 course, an apprenticeship or to secure employment in your chosen field.
Dates and applications
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|Course Code||Dates||Duration||Days||Hours per week||Start Time||Location||Fee|
|LPF1496C01-1||05/09/2022 - 27/06/2023||1 years||Groups (mixed days)||9.50||09:15||Parkway Centre / AEC||Apply|
Who is this course for?
If you’re a school leaver and interested in electrical installation, this course is an ideal stepping stone towards achieving your ambition.
What you'll learn
You will complete a diverse range of vocational units throughout this course including: making an electrical circuit, costing a small repair job, drawing a plan of a room and developing a personal progression plan. You will also undertake volunteering or work experience.
Course entry requirements
To join the course you must have two GCSEs Grade 3 including Maths and English.
How is the course delivered and assessed?
This is a full-time course. Alongside your College tutorials, you will be required to take part in work experience and self-directed study. You will also attend sessions to develop your employability and personal skills.
You will be assessed in a variety of ways to give you the best opportunity to demonstrate your skills throughout the year.
Future career and study opportunities
On successful completion of the course you may be able to progress to the Level 2 Diploma in Electrical course. You could also apply for an apprenticeship in the electrical industry or employment.
As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationary.
You will need your own protective footwear for practical sessions. You will also need to buy a workwear uniform. You may need a high visibility vest, protective goggles and gloves for some tasks. We offer some equipment which is free for you to use in College.
If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.
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