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Electrical Installations (Buildings & Structures) City & Guilds 2365 Level 3 Diploma (Evening)

Electrical Adults Part-time


Electrical Installations (Buildings & Structures) City & Guilds 2365 Level 3 Diploma (Evening)

This is the final stage of the technical diploma for candidates who want to work as electricians in the building services engineering sector. This qualification completes the intensive theory aspect of your training, looking in detail at electrical principles and testing and completing your own work. There are two attendance options for this one-year course: day release one day a week, or two evenings a week, to allow you to attend around your work. The course will allow you to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the electrotechnology sector.

Available Courses
Tresham College Corby campus
Starts: 20/09/2021
Type: Part Time
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Time(s): 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Length: 1 year
Fees: £3,195.00
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Course Information

Entry requirements

To start this course you should have completed the City & Guilds 2365 Level 2 or equivalent, along with having a strong interest in being an electrician.

Course content

This course will build on all areas of study covered in Level 2, looking at the theory behind all aspects of the electrotechnical industry. The course is heavily theory based, and includes in-depth practical inspection and testing as a basis for several of the units covered.

During the course you will study the following units:

  • Understanding the fundamental principles and requirements of environmental technology systems
  • Principles of electrical science
  • Electrical installations: fault diagnosis and rectification
  • Electrical installations: inspection, testing and commissioning
  • Electrical systems design
  • Career awareness in building services engineering
Assessment methods

There is a mix of written exams, written assignments and practical assessments.

Further study and career options

During or on completion of the course you should be seeking work in the Electrotechnical sector. If students find employment they can progress to complete 2357 Level 3 NVQ. On completion of the diploma you can then progress to any of our CPD short courses.

Additional information

To take part in this course you will need note-taking equipment, a scientific calculator, current version of the IEE Wiring Regulations and On Site Guide.

Funding Information

The College offers an instalment plan for Further Education and Higher Education courses to students where the total amount payable at the point of enrolment is £200 or more. Within the scheme there is an ability to pay up to 6 instalments, depending on the length of the courses and the final payment must be paid at least a month before the end of the course.

If you are aged 19 or over you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help you pay the tuition fees for this course. Alternatively, you can pay by instalments to help make the cost of this course more affordable. 

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Unemployed offer

This course could be FREE! You could be eligible for free study if you are unemployed and on a qualifying benefit. To find out if you are eligible open our Part-time fee flow chart below or call our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990.


Part-time Fee Flow Chart

If you live in any of the following areas and wish to apply for or enrol on one of our courses, please contact our Customer Contact team on 0345 658 8990 to check if your course is funded or not:

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Additional Learning Support

If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, are deaf or hearing impaired, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support

We are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.


We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 for more information.

Additional formats

Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on 01234 291000 or 01536 413123 to order your copy.