What is special about this course?
SVQ Level 3 is an Electrical Apprenticeship course. Skills learned will be both practical and theoretical, spanning three years and is fully backed by the Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust.
Selection is made by the Scottish Electrical Charitable Training Trust
Subjects covered include: health and safety, wiring systems, wiring enclosures, installation regulations, cable selection, motors, Electrical Installation projects, assessment of safe working practices, safe isolation, inspection, testing and commissioning of electrical installations
How will I study my course?
- Block release
Candidates are selected by the Scottish Electrical Charitable Trust onto an Apprenticeship programme
Full year work placement with 18 weeks at college in year 1, 12 weeks in year 2 and one week in year 3.
How long will my course last?
Where can I study my course?
- Lews Castle College, UHI, Stornoway
- Employers Premises
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Further study opportunities
HNC Engineering Systems
Qualified Electrician on successful completion of the course and FICA trade test.
Is there more information available online?
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