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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 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

  • 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

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
Meet the team
  •   Plastering Tutor and Student Success at SkillBuild 2021 National Competition   •   SkillBuild – Student Takes on Regional Heats   •   Plastering Competition