Electrotechnical Apprenticeship

Level 3
4 years
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This four year course will develop your knowledge, skills and understanding of electrical installation.

You will complete six Built Environment core units as well as trade specific modules. 

Core units include: 

  • Introduction to the built environment 
  • Introduction to the trades in the construction sector 
  • The built environment life cycle 
  • Employability 
  • Health and safety 
  • Emerging technololgy. 

The trade specific modules are:

  • Installation of enclosures for electrical cables, conductors and wiring systems
  • Understanding how to install and connect electrical cables, conductors and wiring systems
  • Inspecting, testing and commissioning electrical systems
  • Identifying and rectifying electrical faults.

Key information

Entry Requirements

One or more of the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 or 3 Diploma in the subject
  • GCSE grade A*-C in Maths and English
  • Welsh Baccalaureate National Diploma
  • Foundation Qualification in Construction and Building Services Engineering
  • Essential Skills Wales or Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number at level 1 or above.  
  • Merit, Level 2 WJEC level 1/2 Vocational award in designing the Built Environment
  • WJEC A/AS Built Environment GCE 
  • Merit, Pearson BTEC level 1 or level 2 Tech Award in Construction and the Built Environment

Progression Opportunities

Employment or self-employment.


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