EAL Performing Engineering Operations (Electrical) Apprenticeship Level 2

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area



Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Workbased Learning


Crosskeys Campus

Start Date

Start Date
01 August 2018


3 years

In a nutshell

If a career in electrical engineering sounds good to you, take a look at this course. It’ll give you the skills and knowledge you need to get your career well under way, improving your prospects and earning potential leading to a Level 2 NVQ Diploma.

This course is for...

…a career in electrical engineering

…maximising your career prospects and earning potential

…being able to earn while you learn

Course content

Apprenticeships involve a mix of learning in the workplace and college training, giving you the opportunity to practice and embed new skills in a real work environment.

You'll be assessed through coursework, tests, assignments, work-based observations and work-based evidence, and as you progress through the course you’ll achieve a number of qualifications as part of the Level 2 Apprenticeship:

  • Level 2 NVQ Diploma
  • Level 2 Diploma
  • Essential Skills Qualification Communication
  • Essential Skills Qualification Application of Number
  • Essential Skills Qualification in Digital Literacy
  • Wider Key Skills Qualifications
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities

On completion, we expect you to be able to carry out your electrical engineering role confidently and competently to the standard set by the Industry.

Entry Requirements

To qualify for this course, you’ll need to be under 25 with a minimum of 5 GCSE grades D or above to include English and Maths. You’ll also need to be employed in the electrical engineering sector, paid at least the national minimum apprenticeship wage and have a Contract of Employment. As an Apprentice you'll need to attend college on a day release / block release basis, and we’ll want you to be fully committed to attending as well as respecting others, having an enthusiasm for the subject and being self-motivated. Your employer must also pass the necessary Health and Safety vetting.

Additional information

Completing this course will enable you to move on to a Level 3 Apprenticeship programme. Our Performing Engineering Operations Apprenticeship is part-financed by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.

Where can I study EAL Performing Engineering Operations (Electrical) Apprenticeship Level 2?

Crosskeys Campus
(Workbased Learning)
Start Date: 01 August 2018

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

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

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