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Level 3 Electrotechnical in Installation Electrician or Maintenance Electrician – Apprenticeship

  • LEVEL 3

Course Overview

Apprenticeship standards are employer-led, meaning that employers can specify exactly what’s required from an apprentice in each specific role. They outline the skills, knowledge and behaviours required to carry out your job role which are delivered and carried out both in the workplace, through teaching & learning and independent learning.

All the skills, knowledge and behaviours must be met in full for you to achieve your Apprenticeship.

This standard involves an additional qualification where you will achieve the Level 3 Electrotechnical Qualification (Installation) or (Maintenance).

Employers within the Electrotechnical industry have designed the approved apprenticeship specifically for apprentices working in this trade.Role Profile –
Your job role will involve working in line practices and legislation applying to electrical systems, installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment in buildings, how to diagnose and correct electrical faults, planning and maintenance of electrical systems, health and safety, environmental and wiring regulations for electricians.

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Entry Requirements

Entry requirements –
Individual employers will identify any relevant entry requirements in terms of previous qualifications, trainability te...

Course information

42- 48 Months dependant on relevant experience on entry

1 day per week tutor delivery in college.

Work-based training with employer on site.

Assessment overview

Skills, knowledge and behaviours are assessed by competencies being displayed in the workplace, observations, employer feedback, assessor progress reviews, evidence collating and the employer enabling you to fulfil the requirements of your Apprenticeship.

On programme assessment will include various coaching and mentoring assessment methods. These assessments are deigned to review the behaviours, knowledge and skills against set gateway criteria. In addition you, your employer and the college are required to maintain an off the job training log evidencing new skills and knowledge being learnt over the duration of the apprenticeship.

The final grading of the apprenticeship will be carried out through an End Point Assessment, by an independent assessor


Permanent employment in the Electrical industry
By the end of the apprenticeship the candidate will have satisfied the requirements for registration as Eng Tech by the Engineering Council.

Level 3