Hull College Electrical Courses

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Hull College Electrical Courses

Electrical or electronics technician

Electrical and electronics technicians perform a variety of miscellaneous technical support functions to assist with the design, development, installation, operation and maintenance of electrical and electronic systems.

Entry Requirements

Entrants usually possess GCSEs/S grades, an Intermediate GNVQ/GSVQ Level II or a BTEC/ SQA award. NVQs/SVQs in Servicing Electronic Systems are available at Levels 2 and 3.

Typical Education Level:

University Level

Typical Tasks
  • Plans and prepares work and test schedules based on specifications and drawings.
  • Sets up equipment, undertakes tests, takes readings, performs calculations and records and interprets data.
  • Plans installation methods, checks completed installation for safety and controls or undertakes the initial running of the new electrical or electronic equipment or system.
  • Diagnoses and detects faults and implements procedures to maintain efficient operation of systems and equipment.
  • Visits and advises clients on the use and servicing of electrical and electronic systems and equipment.
Desired Skills

Active Learning, Reading Comprehension, Critical Thinking, Mathematics, Active Listening, Learning Strategies, Monitoring, Speaking, Writing, Science

THE FOLLOWING IS THE LIST OF ELECTRICAL COURSES:

Level 1 Electrical Installation
The Level 1 Diploma in Electrical Installation Study Programme provides a comprehensive taster in Electrical Engineering for those who may be considering going onto working in engineering or in an electrical trade. Studied at college without having to go out and gain work-based evidence, this Level 1 introductory qualification is designed…
Level 3 (A Level Equivalent) 2382 Requirements for Electrical Installation BS7671
BS7671:2008 (Amend 3 2015) Requirements for Electrical Installation (IET Regulations 17th Edition) is the national electrical code for the electrical industry, setting standards for the safe design, selection, erection and inspection and testing of electrical installations. The City and Guilds 2382-15 full course is intended to bring qualified and experienced…
Level 3 (A Level Equivalent) 2394 Initial Verification Inspection and Testing
This qualification is intended for fully qualified electricians, working in the electrical installation sector, with experience in inspecting, testing and certifying electrical installations. It is not intended to instruct inexperienced students in inspection and testing techniques.This certificate is a nationally recognised qualification for those seeking employment as an electrical inspector…
Level 3 (A Level Equivalent) 2395 Periodic Inspection and Testing
This qualification is intended for fully qualified electricians, working in the electrical installation sector, with experience in inspecting, testing and certifying electrical installations. It is not intended to instruct inexperienced students in inspection and testing techniques.This certificate is a nationally recognised qualification for those seeking employment as an electrical inspector…
Level 3 (A Level Equivalent) Electrotechnical Technology
The course is designed for students aiming to become electricians who are not currently employed in the electrical installation industry. You will study and be assessed on a range of theoretical and practical subjects to gain a recognised industry qualification. Students also benefit from employment opportunities and work experience arising…
Other (Short Course / Specialist Interest) AM2 Full Assessment
The AM2 assessment takes place over 3 days and consists of 4 sections: A1: Risk Assessment and Safe Isolation (1 hour) A: Composite Installation (8 hours 30 minutes)B: Inspection and Testing of the Composite Installation (3 hours 30 minutes)C1: Safe Isolation of Test Unit (30 minutes) C2: Fault Diagnosis and…
University Level BEng (Hons) Engineering Technology
Qualifications are more important than ever in today’s engineering industry. Hull College’s BEng Engineering Technology helps you to develop the knowledge gathered in your HND in Engineering, getting you up to the standard that employers are demanding when selecting candidates for professional engineering management roles in the region and beyond. Our…