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Level 1 in Electrical Installation

  1. CampusMaidstone
  2. Course Length1 Year
  3. Type of CourseFull Time
  4. Week Commencing05-09-2022
  5. Annual Fee£1740

Course Full

Applications for this programme are now closed for 22/23. If you would like any advice or guidance, please contact our Careers team on 01634 383636.

The Details

This qualification is for those looking to enter the electrical industry, or to gain a qualification to progress your current career.

You will study the following units:

  • Structure of the construction industry
  • Fundamental safe working practices
  • Environmental and sustainability measures in domestic dwellings
  • Site preparation for working in the construction industry
  • Electrical installation wiring and terminations
  • Fabrication techniques for electrical installation
  • Electrical science and technology.

    You'll develop your skills in our well equipped workshops, and be guided on your next step after your programme by our industry experienced tutors. Students have taken part in competitions too, as well as working on-site in different community projects.

    Our association with JTL (the national training organisation for the industry) will improve your prospects of employment after you've completed your programme.

    Other Important Info

  • You will need to purchase College uniform which is available at a discounted price through our uniform partners. You will also need to purchase protective boots, a scientific calculator, 18th Edition On Site Guide, a notebook (to take notes) and basic stationery
  • This qualification is all internally assessed through written and practical work.

    Future Prospects

    Many of our students have progressed into the industry, or become apprentices in local companies. On successful completion of this programme, you have the opportunity to progress to the Level 2 qualification.

    Entry Requirements

    Four GCSEs at Grade 3 or above, including English and maths.

    Why Choose MidKent College?

  • We provide some of the finest teaching and learning environments you’ll find in a further education college in the country, having built a brand-new campus in Gillingham in 2009 and refurbished our Maidstone Campus in a redevelopment programme completed in 2016.
  • Both of our campuses are fully-equipped with workshops that simulate real working environments, equipment that replicates the latest technology students will find in the workplace, and commercial facilities that are open to the public.
  • The University Centre Maidstone (UCM) building at our Oakwood Park campus is a dedicated campus for university-level courses and professional training.
  • Our career advisers booked 1105 careers interviews in 2020-2021! They'll be able to give you impartial guidance as to the range of education, training and employment opportunities available to you.

    • What our students say...

      Harry Green

      The practical has definitely been my favourite bit so far. I do this as a job outside College as well, so this is good practice for when I’m actually at work. Today I’m wiring a three-way intermediate switch. We’ve just finished doing the two-way switches. Jack, my tutor, has taught me a lot about regulations. He also says you ...