Course Information

Level 3 in Electrotechnical Technology

City & Guilds
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 5 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Gavin.OHagan@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen (Tech & Skills)
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 5 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: Rodney.Hicks@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 07 September 2020
Day: Subject to Timetable
Duration: 5 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 34
Hours per Week: 7
Total Hours: 230
Fee: N/A
Places Available: 20
Course Coordinator: PaulBarry.Connolly@swc.ac.uk

Description

This qualification is recognised as being the sole pathway to becoming a JIB registered electrician in either electrical installation or electrical maintenance. Possession of a C&G Level 3 in Electrotechnical Technology entitles the holder to apply to be recognised on the UK Register of Electricians. You must be in paid employment to enrol on this course.

Additional Information

Throughout the apprenticeship, in addition to the above skills and knowledge, a range of core behaviours will also be developed: evidence of team working, effective communication, a strong work ethic and an awareness of health and safety issues.

Course Content

You will learn a range of practical skills including; Health and Safety legislation, Environmental legislation, Installation Practices and Procedures Electrical Scientific Principles, Inspection and Testing, Fault Finding and Diagnosis, Design and Installation. You will develop your hand skills in the use of associated hand, measuring and power tools. You will also complete a number of classroom based units related to the practical skills.

Assessment Method

Assessment comprises workshop and workplace practicals, on-line tests, open book assignments and written and portfolio based collation of on-site evidence (years 3 + years 4).

Progression Opportunities

This qualification will lead directly to industry employment or progression to Level 4 Site Supervision.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have a total of 16 points, with at least grade C’s in English Language (or Literature) and Maths or equivalent Essential Skill at level 2 or above. Ideally you also hold a grade C or equivalent in ICT.