Construction & the Built Environment

Apprenticeship Standard in Installation Electrician - R255

Or Register your interest in an apprenticeship - call 0151 551 7610

This apprenticeship is for installation technicians.

Course Details

Knowledge and skills areas that will be covered include:

  • Principles, practices and legisation for termination and connection of conductors, cables and cords
  • Installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment in buildings and structures
  • Inspections, testing, commissioning and certification
  • Diagnosing and correcting electrical faults
  • Design, building, installation and maintenance
Entry Guidelines

Apprentices must be in paid employment of at least 30 hours a week. Level 2 English and maths Individual employers may identify other relevant entry requirements.
If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144.

Assessment Method

Apprentices will complete a Level 3 Electrotechnical qualification, online questions, assignments, practical assessment and AM2 test and if not already achieved English and Maths at Level 2. A portfolio of on site evidence is also required.

Where can I progress to?

On achievement of this apprenticeship the apprnetie can apply to be recognised y the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) against the Engineering Council's UK spec as an Engineering Tecnician.

Explore potential careers via Career Match — it provides current local data on wages and employment prospects.

Apply Now

For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services via our online enquiry form


Need help choosing the right course?

Please complete the below form and one of our friendly Student Advisors will be in touch to discuss your options.


Never miss an opportunity!

Sign up for alerts on our latest events, offers and course availability

Investors in People logo Matrix logo QQA logo Ofsted logo Disability Confident Employer logo European Union, European Social Fund logo Education and Skills Funding Agency logoLiverpool City Region and Metro Mayor Liverpool City Region logo