About this course
This Electrical Level 2 course will suit anyone who is interested in a career in Electrical Installation. This course is suitable as a stepping stone to becoming an Electrician.
What you will study
The training will fall into the following categories:
A. Electrical Theory
Basic electrical installation theory
Principles of electro technology
Establishing effective working relationships
Construction site and workshop health and safety standards
B. Electrical Practical
Basic electrical wiring and circuits
Forming and assembling wiring enclosures
Basic inspecting and testing of electrical installations
C. Essential Skills Wales
Level 2 Communication
Level 2 Application of Number
D. Work experience
Students will be required to complete a minimum of 30 hours’ work experience over the academic year.
Course fee per year
Registration Fee Payable on Enrolment: £30.00
4 GCSEs Grade A* - D must include Maths A* - C.
Teaching and assessment
- Continuous assessment including online exam written exam and practical assignments
- The College welcomes contact with parents/guardians of students who are under 18
- Additional support is available for students with learning difficulties and disabilities
- Cardiff and Vale College is committed to inclusion and values diversity. We are determined to promote equality of opportunity and to treat everyone fairly and with respect
- Cardiff and Vale College reserves the right to make changes to this course without prior notice
- All courses are accurate at the time of upload or print
- Courses can only run if there are sufficient numbers
- Please note, if you choose three or more course choices, then you may be referred for a careers appointment first. This does not apply to A Level or GCSE choices.
Time of day
Throughout my time at CAVC I used a range of equipment, including; soldering irons, oscilloscopes and power supplies. I believe combining the academic and practical skills that I have gained at college will fuse my product design and electronic skills together ahead of university.
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