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Electrical Level 1 Certificate (Construction Skills)

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Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
EnquirePlease Enquire L100002M/3 Tue 5 Nov 2024 27 Weeks 17:30 - 20:30
Auction Mart £ 271*
Exam: £91

* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Are you ready to recharge your batteries?! This is the starting point to train as an electrician and change your career or even start a new one!

This qualification provides the ideal introduction to those wanting a career as an electrician and will cover the essential skills needed to progress to City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installation. It will cover a wide range of electrical installation skills including electrical theory and craft knowledge, and skills training needed to join the electrical industry. This is the first step to becoming a registered electrician.

Modules may include:

  • Introduction to health and safety in construction
  • Assembling 13amp switched sockets wired in ring final circuit
  • Constructing PVC wiring systems
  • Installing one way lighting circuits
  • Installing two way lighting circuits

Assessment is ongoing throughout the course; you will need to pass an assessment for each unit to achieve the qualification.

Entry Requirements

  • An interest in learning about electrical installation.
  • No previous experience is required


For your safety you will need to wear appropriate footwear/clothing for when you are doing practical tasks.

Further Study

  • Electrical Installation Level 2 Diploma

Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.

Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£23,400 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations).

Distance Learning call 01756 693 800 or email

Courses in the community call 01756 693 800 or email

All other Part-time courses call 01756 693 309 or email

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