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Electrotechnical Services City & Guilds NVQ Level 3 Diploma

Electrical Installation Bedford College student and tutor


Electrotechnical Services City & Guilds NVQ Level 3 Diploma

An NVQ will help an experience worker get a qualification that will prove they can do the job. It will turn existing skills and experience into a recognised qualification, and takes into account the skills you already have so you will only need to train towards the things you don’t know how to do. The whole qualification can be assessed on-site so no work time is lost by attending College. You will achieve a qualification to show to potential customers, so you will work more and earn more. You will also gain the vital skills needed to obtain a qualified workers Electrotechnical Certification Scheme (ECS) card quickly and easily.

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Course information

Entry requirements

This course is suitable if you are an experienced electrician and would like to gain a recognised qualification to prove you can do the job.

Course content

You will cover units including:

  • Safe site working
  • Diagnosing and correcting electrical faults
  • Providing technical and functional information
  • Maintaining a safe and healthy working environment
  • Preparing to install a wiring system, wiring enclosures and equipment
  • Installing a wiring system, wiring enclosures and equipment
  • Connecting a wiring system and other equipment using safe and approved methods
  • Inspecting, testing and commission
Additional information

This course is delivered in the workplace and will last up to one year. Course dates are flexible.

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Available Courses
Bedford College
Starts: 29/09/2022
Type: Part Time
Length: 4 years
Day(s): Thursday
Time(s): 9:00am - 4:30pm
Fees: Fee notes: The fee indicated is for each year of the course.

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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 (Please note that if your course is not funded then you will pay a higher fee than what is listed, please contact our Customer Contact team for more information):

  • Cambridgeshire and Peterborough
  • Greater Manchester
  • Greater London
  • Liverpool City Region
  • Tees Valley
  • West of England
  • West Midlands
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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.

Any questions?

If you would like to find out more about this or other courses, please use our Livechat below, email or call us on 0345 658 8990.


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.