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Installation Electrical & Maintenance Electrician (ST0152) Level 2 Apprenticeship

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Overview

Installation Electrical & Maintenance Electrician (ST0152) Level 2 Apprenticeship

Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical systems in industrial, commercialand domestic environments. Electricians might work in both indoor and outdoor settings. Electrical equipment and systems may include switchboards, motors, cables, fuses, thermal relays, fault current protection switches, heating, lighting, air conditioning and metering equipment as well as crime and fire alarm systems and renewable energy technologies.

Course Information

College attendance

Bedford College

Tresham College Corby Campus

College Day Release intakes

September

However, you will be able to start the work-based learning element at any time throughout the year.

When can the apprentice start employment?

When offered job role and start date agreed with employer.

When can the apprenticeship training start?

As soon as Apprentice starts employment. Arrangements will be made to start apprenticeship and college delivery.

Course Content
  • 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
  • Working effectively and safely in an Electrotechnical environment
  • Principles of Electrotechnology
  • Application of health and safety and electrical principles
  • Installation practices and theory
Entry requirements

English & Maths

Apprentices without level 2 English and maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking the End-Point Assessment. For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the apprenticeship’s English and maths minimum requirement is Entry Level 3. A British Sign Language (BSL) qualification is an alternative to the English qualification for those whose primary language is BSL.

What training is required in the workplace?
  • Learning a variety of skills to enable the apprentice to be able to develop and complete their Apprenticeship and EPA
  • 20% off the job training
  • College attendance
  • Regular 10/12/week Meetings with Training Coordinator and Apprentice to discuss progress  and set SMART targets throughout apprenticeships
Further study and career options

Course progression:

You can progress on to a number of recognised Electrical Installation courses including City & Guilds 2391 Inspection and Test, and the new green technologies courses, such as Wind and Photovoltaic Power Generation Installations.

Career progression:

Supervisory or Management role.

Additional information

The following PPE/Equipment is required:

  • Safety boots
Campuses

Study is available at the following campuses:

  • Bedford College
  • Tresham College Corby Campus
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Next Steps

How to apply

To start this Apprenticeship you will need to be employed in a relevant job role – visit the Apprenticeships section of our website, where you can view our Apprenticeship vacancies. For further information or queries you can email us or call 01234 291747.

Apprentices do not have to pay a fee to study, however the employer may be required to pay depending on their Levy entitlement/age of the candidate. For further information call 01234 291747.

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Available Courses
Tresham College Corby campus
Starts: Various
Type: Apprenticeships
Length: 4 years
Day(s): Flex
Time(s):
Fees:
Disclaimer

Whilst every effort is made to ensure the information on the Website is correct, some details may be subject to change. The Bedford College Group reserves the right to make amendments to the courses, dates, fees or other details, and to make cancellations or changes if numbers are insufficient. In the unfortunate situation that we have to cancel a course we will refund your fees in full, but we regret we are not able to offer any refund if you withdraw from your course or fail to start, and you will be liable to pay any outstanding fees that may be due.

Entry requirements

Grade requirements: You will need a minimum of three GCSEs at grades A*-C or 9-4, including English, maths and science, or equivalent.

Other requirements: You must have a keen interest in electrical / electronic engineering

Course content

During this apprenticeship you will study a range of topics, including:

  • Working effectively and safely in an Electrotechnical environment
  • Principles of Electrotechnology
  • Application of health and safety and electrical principles
  • Installation practices and theory
Assessment methods

You will be assessed through written assignments and exams, end of year practical assessments and online multiple choice questions.

Qualifications

You will gain the following qualifications:

Installing Electrotechnical Systems & Equipment City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma

Plus…

  • AM2 (Practical Assessment)
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal, Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Functional Skills in English, Maths and ICT (dependant on previous qualification).
Further study and career options

Course progression: You can progress on to a number of recognised Electrical Installation courses including City & Guilds 2391 Inspection and Test, and the new green technologies courses, such as Wind and Photovoltaic Power Generation Installations.

Future careers: You could progress on to a supervisory or management role.

Additional information

You will need to purchase the following:

  • Steel toe boots
  • Overalls
  • Note taking equipment
  • Scientific calculator
  • IET Regulations and On Site Guide
  • Relevant publications.
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Next Steps

How to apply

To start this Apprenticeship you will need to be employed in a relevant job role – visit the Apprenticeships section of our website, where you can view our Apprenticeship vacancies. For further information or queries you can email us or call 01234 291747.

Apprentices do not have to pay a fee to study, however the employer may be required to pay depending on their Levy entitlement/age of the candidate. For further information call 01234 291747.

View apprenticeship vacancies

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.

Accessibility

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.