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  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electro technical Technology

  • Eligible for Government Funding

    You only need to start paying back your 19+ Advanced Learning Loan when you’ve finished your course and earning more than £25,000 a year

    To apply for a Loan, you need to be:

    • Aged 19 or over on the first day of your course (there is no upper age limit)
    • Living at an address in the UK on the first day of your course and been resident in the EU for three years previous to 1 August 2015
    • Studying at an approved college or training organisation in England
    • Enrolling on an eligible course at Level 3 or 4. *

    *Must have completed 12 months full - time in the Electrical Industry or completed a recognised level 2.

  • Who is it suitable for? This qualification is only available to candidates who hold a level 2 or have worked within the electrical industry full-time for a minimum of 12 months and, want to gain a recognised qualification.

    What’s involved? The qualification covers the following areas: Health and Safety legislation, Environmental legislation, Practices and procedures for overseeing and organising the work environment. Principles of planning and selection for the installation of electro technical equipment and systems.

    Practices and procedures for the preparation and installation of wiring systems and electro technical equipment. Cable termination. Inspection and testing. Fault finding and Electrical principles

    This NVQ Diploma qualification includes the Diploma and NVQ. If a candidate has already completed the Level 3 Diploma then they will only be required to complete certain units of the Diploma and the remaining NVQ units to gain the full Level 3 NVQ Diploma.

    The qualification is work based. Candidates build up a portfolio of evidence and have observations from our assessors.

    Where might it lead? On completion of this qualification candidates may progress into employment as a qualified Electrician.

    Course duration We would estimate a minimum of 12 months. The time it takes to complete the workplace portfolio will vary per candidate. (Please speak with an advisor for current attendance options)

    Delivery method Home study, with revision days and assessments at PGL Training.

    Assessment methods NVQ portfolio internally assessed and externally verified. Formal observation in the workplace.

    Entry requirements Must be working within the electrical industry with a qualified supervisor.

    How much does it cost? £3833.33+VAT. (If the Level 3 diploma has been achieved before then a reduced rate may be available: £1250 + additional fee for the AM2 assessment: £950.40).