Level 3 Award in the Requirements for Electrical Installations

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Stretford Campus

Course Overview

This qualification is primarily aimed at practising electricians with relevant experience and other allied professionals e.g. surveyors, consultants and other trades needing to update and enhance their understanding of IEE Wiring Regulations. It is also suitable for anyone wishing to demonstrate an understanding of the IEE 17th Edition Wiring Regulations (BS 7671)

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Building Services

There are no formal entry requirements for candidates undertaking this qualification. However, centres must ensure that candidates have the potential and opportunity to successfully gain the qualification. It is expected that candidates will have basic knowledge of electrical science.
D/506/8275 601 Understand the requirements of electrical installations BS 7671 (2015)

It allows candidates to progress into employment or to the following City & Guilds qualifications:
• City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification (2392- 10)
• City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Building Regulations for Electrical Installation Contractors In Dwellings (2393-10)
• City & Guilds Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations (2394-01)
• City & Guilds Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2395-01)
• City & Guilds Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Building Services Engineering (4467-04)

This qualification is ideal for candidates wishing to further their electrical knowledge and start in industry as an Electrical labourer. It can also go towards becoming a fully qualified electrician. This course can also be beneficial for supporting industries such as data engineer, access control engineer, Fire alarm engineer or security installation engineer.

Multichoice online exam

The tuition fee for this course is £150.00

However, this course is fully funded (FREE) and available to anyone who falls within the eligibility requirements below:
• Age 19+
• EU / UK Resident for 3+ years

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