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If you are looking for a practical career with a good earning capacity and have good attention to detail, then training to become an electrician could be the profession for you.

Electrical is new to Craven College for 2021-22 and forms part of the well-established construction suite of courses. You will have access to a new electrical workshop in Skipton with industry-standard equipment. You will have the opportunity to enter the prestigious CITB Skill Build competition. All tools, equipment and materials are provided.

Aireville Campus
Study Location
1-2 Years
depending on Level
How your qualification is made up

Entry Requirements

  • Level 3 – Electrical Level 2 (merit/distinction) including English & maths GCSEs grade 9-4
  • Level 2 – Electrical Level 1 including English & maths GCSEs grade 9-2
  • Level 1 – 4 GCSEs grade 9-1 including English or maths
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What you will study

• Health & Safety in Electrical Installation
• Understand Fundamental Environmental Protection Measures Within Building
• Services Engineering
• Installation Methods, Procedures & Requirements
• Electrical Installation Craft Skills
• Electrical Science, Principles & Technology
• Electrical Installation Theory & Technology
• Electrical Installation Methods
• Procedures & Requirements
• Electrical Installation Craft Skills
• Electrical Science & Principles
• Electrical Installation Design
• Environmental Technology Systems
• Electrical Science & Principles
• Electrical Installation Craft
• Inspection, Testing, Commissioning
• Diagnosing & Correcting Electrical Faults
• Overseeing & Organising the Work Environment

What's Next?

Select your preferred study programme (subject). You can make 2 choices now and make a final decision in June. We will give you a conditional offer based on your predicted/actual GCSEs.

Further Study

  • Construction Management
  • Advanced Apprenticeship


  • Electrician