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Electrical Installation

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 relatively new to Craven College 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 2 – Electrical Level 1 including English & maths GCSEs grade 9-4
  • Level 1 – 4 GCSEs grade 9-3 including English and maths grade 9-4

What you will study

  • Structure of the construction industry
  • Fundamental safe working practices
  • Environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings
  • Site preparation for working in the construction industry
  • Fabrication techniques for electrical installation
  • Electrical science and technology
  • Health and safety in building services engineering
  • Principles of Electrical Science
  • Electrical installations technology
  • Installation of wiring systems and enclosures
  • Understand how to communicate with others within building services engineering

What's Next?

Further Study

  • Advanced Apprenticeship


  • Electrician
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.
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