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Pre-Apprenticeship Electrical Installation

Edinburgh College

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

You will gain a broad understanding of technical aspects and practical skills within the Electrical Installation and Engineering industry. All the skills and knowledge you acquire are transferable and will benefit you in either further studies or employment.

Subjects Include:
Layout and Fixings; Installation Skills; Communication; Mathematics: Craft 1; Engineering: Using Information Technology; Fundamental Electrical Systems; Inspection and Testing of Electrical Installations; Installation of Conduit Systems; Earthing Systems; Electrical Principles; Electrical Testing and Measurement; Electrical Wiring Skills; Installation of PVC Sheathed Wiring Systems; Safe Working Practices.

Entry Requirements

Maths or Physics at National 5.

Progression Routes

NC Electrical Engineering (Level 6) or employment as Apprentice Electrician

Start Date

August

Qualification

NC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

20 weeks

Department

Electrical Engineering

SCQF Level

5

Career Area

Engineering

Career Sectors

Aeronautical Engineering

Chemical and Materials Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Engineering General

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (including Fabrication and Welding)

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

Offshore and Energy