Entry Requirements

A relevant Level 2 Electrical Installation qualification plus 4 GCSEs at grade D (grade 3) or above including English, maths and science or Level 2 Functional Skills in English and maths, plus a very good school or college report commenting on attendance, punctuality, behaviour and commitment.

Who is the course for

Develop your skills and underpinning knowledge to work or progress your career in the electrical contracting industry or an associated industry i.e. film, TV, lighting, maintenance etc.

Course Content

Core units include:

  • Health and safety
  • Inspection
  • Testing & commissioning
  • Fault diagnosis & rectification.

Study Methods

Lecture, practical workshops, tutorials, private study periods, projects and assignments.

How is the course assessed

Online multiple choice examinations, practical assignment, and written paper.

Where next - Further Studies

An advanced apprenticeship.

Where next - Job Opportunities

Electrician’s mate, approved contractor.

More Information

For further information, please contact our Information, Advice and Guidance team on 01895 853333 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Last updated: 3 November 2017

How to Apply

To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

  • Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
  • Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to: Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Uxbridge Campus: Course Starting Mon 03 September 2018

Starts: 03/09/2018

Duration: 1 Year(s)

Where: Uxbridge Campus

When: Monday-Friday 09:00 to 17:00