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.
Candidates will also be required to attend our Training Centre for assessments and training.
Where might it lead?
On completion of this qualification candidates may progress into employment as a qualified Electrician.
Approximately 18 months*
*dependant on the amount of time set aside each week to complete the course
Registration on the qualification will last for 5 years. If you are not able to complete the qualification within this time period further registration fees will be incurred
A mixture of prior home study, classroom revision and workshop practical training and assessments.
Online multiple-choice examinations, Written assignments, Practical assignments, On-site assessments, Completion of a portfolio of evidence and Electrotechnical occupational competence (AM2)
There are no formal entry requirements, except that candidates must be working in the electrical industry and candidates must be aged 16 or over.
How much does it cost?
Please call our head office for the latest course costs and funding options