City & Guilds Progression in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area



Mode of Study
Mode of Study
Full Time

City of Newport Campus

Start Date

Start Date
05 September 2022


1 year

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

Level 1 Diploma in Electrical Installation and either GCSE maths/numeracy or English/Welsh 1st Language grade C or above

In a nutshell

The course gives you the opportunity to further develop your skills and knowledge in electrical installations.

This course is for you if...

... You are interested in a career as an electrical installer
... You have already achieved the Level 1 Diploma
... You want both practical and theoretical knowledge

What will I be doing?

Whilst on this course you’ll study:

  • Health and safety in building services engineering
  • Principles of electrical science
  • Electrical installations technology
  • Installation of wiring systems and enclosures
  • Understand how to communicate with others within building services engineering

You'll be assessed through practical projects and written and online tests. Upon completion, you’ll achieve:

  • Diploma Level 2 Electrical Installations
  • Appropriate supporting qualifications to broaden your skill set and meet the needs of industry
  • Skills Activities
  • English and Maths

What is expected of me?

To enter the course, you’ll need a Level 1 Diploma in Electrical Installation and, either GCSE Maths/Maths Numeracy, or English/Welsh First Language Grade C or above.

You need to have a desire to work in the construction industry. Full commitment to attendance is required, as is respect for others, enthusiasm for the subject and self-motivation. You’ll be continually assessed and there’s an expectation that you’ll continue your studies and coursework during your own time.

What comes next?

Level 3 Diploma Electrical Installations, an Apprenticeship or employment.

Additional information

You’ll need to purchase appropriate Personal Protective Equipment at an approximate cost of £40.00, as well as your own stationery equipment.

City of Newport Campus
(Full Time)
Start Date: 05 September 2022

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All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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