Course: Electrical Installation Level 3

Study Level

Level 3


Great Yarmouth Campus

Lowestoft Campus


1 Year



Are you interested in being part of the exciting and growing electrical industry?

If so, this course is for you. You will learn through practical and theory lessons held in our specialist electrical installation workshops using the very latest industry-standard equipment. Units you will study include inspecting, testing and commissioning of electrotechnical systems and equipment in buildings, structures and the environment, electrical science and principals, and diagnosing and correcting electrical faults in electrotechnical systems.

You will also learn electrical installation craft skills, develop an understanding of environmental legislation, working practices and the principles of environmental technology systems.

Why study with us:

  • You will be taught by highly skilled and qualified members of staff who will guide you through new and emerging technologies.
  • You will learn in specialist electrical installation rooms, where you will carry out your practical work
  • You will be encouraged to complete a work experience placements which can sometimes lead to apprenticeship opportunities


You will need to have completed Electrical Installation Level 2. Your entry level will be assessed based on any previous experience you may have, initial aptitude test results, as well as discussing your goals and aspirations. No matter what level you start at, each course prepares you for the next, to allow you to progress and maximise your potential.


Assignments are practical and written and cover the skills and knowledge in the above units – there are various practical tasks to be completed within the practical workbook and each unit will have online, on-demand testing using multiple choice questions (e-assessment). There will be long answer written papers and final end of year practical testing exams.


After completing this course you may progress onto an apprenticeship, move straight into employment or one day set up your own business. Many students are now helping to train the workforce of the future as they have also taken on apprentices of their own.

Career opportunities include turbine technician, alarm engineer, domestic electrician, lighting designer, solar PV electrician and network engineer.

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