Electrical and Electronic Engineering NVQ Level 3 | Furness College
Electrical and Electronic Engineering NVQ Level 3

Electrical and Electronic Engineering NVQ Level 3

Course Content

How long is the course?

The NVQ is work-based and is designed to reflect the skills and knowledge of people who work in the electrical industry. The qualification is taken over 12-18 months depending on each individual.

What subjects will I study?

Subject studied will include: • Ensure safe site working • Diagnose and correct faults in Electrotechnical systems and equipment. • Install electrical wiring systems, wiring enclosures and equipment. • Connect wiring systems and equipment using safe and approved methods. • Inspect, test and commission an electrical installation. Other units can be studied to suit the needs of the student and the employer.

How will I be assessed?

The NVQ is assessed on practical work in the work place and a portfolio of work including questions giving an underpinning knowledge of electrical installation work, and will be assessed by a trained assessor coming into your working environment and assessing you on real installations that you are working on. For apprentices we can also offer a framework of NVQ, Technical certificate and functional skills at level 2 and 3 to give your training the complete coverage of hands on practical assessment, academic understanding and help with improving maths and communication skills. The technical certificate is normally done on a day release and night school system in college.

Entry Requirements

Can I get more information?

For more information please contact us: T: 01229 825017 E: info@furness.ac.uk www.furness.ac.uk

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