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Course Code: NFVEN021

Course Level: Level 2

Study Mode: Full-Time

Course Type: Vocational Courses

Course overview

Learn about electrical principles, regulations and safety procedures in compliance with industry standards. Develop hands-on expertise in installing wiring systems, circuits and electrical components.

This is a new programme designed to cater for the budding Electrician who wants a predominantly practical experience and is probably aiming to progress to the workplace. The aim of the programme is to provide you with a range of practical engineering/electrical work skills. This qualification is required if you wish to advance to the Advanced Apprenticeship in Engineering at Level 3.

You will have 4 GCSEs at Grade 4 or above which must include maths and English. A good knowledge of ICT would also be an advantage.

Throughout the programme you will be continually assessed and monitored by fully qualified assessors who will look at your work, observe your performance and test your knowledge and constantly provide additional support and feedback which will enable your achievement. During this time you will be required to build up a portfolio of evidence of achievement.

To find out more, please contact the Curriculum Leader, Robert Sproson, email or 01782 254209.

If you successfully achieve this qualification we will then discuss with you the possibility of advancement to an Apprenticeship.

This course is free for anyone aged 16 – 18. If you are outside this age group, please contact Charlotte Robertson on 01782 254141 or email

College Maintenance Allowance (CMA): Anyone with a household income under £26,000 can receive up to £20 per week financial support to help pay for travel and meals and meet the costs of essential trips, books, stationery and equipment. The payments will be subject to full attendance on your course. A range of other financial support is available, depending on your personal circumstances. For more details visit


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