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Electrical (Level 3 City & Guilds Diploma) - Full-time


Course outline

This course is perfect if you have an interest in electrics and you are looking for career progression to become a qualified commercial, industrial or domestic electrician.

You’ll learn practical skills to make you more attractive to potential employers, including health and safety, inspecting and testing, fault diagnosis and electrical design.

You can expect to enhance your knowledge in working with electrics and how these skills can be applied in the workplace.

The course will be based around practical workshop sessions in electrical testing and fault diagnosis for the main elements of the study. You will also study electrical technology and science topics in greater depth.

How to apply for this course

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City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Electrical


1 year

Level Level 3
Entry requirements

You’ll need 5 GCSEs at grades 9–4 (A*–C), including English Language and Maths – both of these must be grades 9–4 (A*–C) or Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths, or a relevant Level 2 vocational qualification with English and Maths GCSE grades 9–4 (A*–C).


Written and practical assessment plus online multiple choice exams.


Choose to follow with a career as a commercial, industrial or domestic electrician.

Additional information

Students aged 16-18 don't have to pay tuition fees. If you are aged 19 or over, check out our Financial Help page for information on fees and funding!

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