Who is it suitable for?
This qualification is only available to candidates already working within the electrical industry.
Candidates are required to demonstrate the ability to perform the necessary skills and the knowledge required to be assessed against the National Occupational Standards.
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 electrotechnical equipment and systems, Practices and procedures for the preparation and installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment, Cable termination, Inspection and testing, Fault finding and Electrical principles.
The 2357 qualification includes the Diploma and NVQ. If a candidate has already completed the Diploma (2365-03) then they will only be required to complete the remaining NVQ units to gain the full 2357 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.
6-18 months dependant on the candidate completing the portfolio of evidence
Units will be assessed via observation and the development of a portfolio in a working environment
NVQ portfolio internally assessed and externally verified.
Formal observation in the workplace
Must be working within the electrical industry with a qualified supervisor.
How much does it cost?
If the 2365-03 qualification has been achieved then a reduced rate of £1000+VAT is payable. An additional fee of approx £600 will be required for the AM2 assessment.