Electro Technical Technology (2357)

About this level

This level is ideal if you've worked in the industry for some time. You have plenty of experience, and you want to develop your skills further, perhaps to move into a management role.

You choose one of two specialist pathways:

  • Electrical maintenance
  • Electrical installation (buildings and structures)

To complete these qualifications, you will cover topics including:

  • Health and Safety legislation
  • Principles of planning and selection for the installation of electrotechnical equipment and systems
  • Fault finding.

For a full list of units, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment)  (2357-13)
Last registration date:31/07/2015
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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment)
Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation frameworkAccreditation No:501/2232/0
Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessmentType:QCF
Credits – a measure of the size of the qualificationCredits:104
Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commitGuided Learning Hours:726 - 726
Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issuedLast certification date:31/07/2018
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrotechnical Services (Electrical Maintenance)  (2357-23)
Last registration date:31/07/2015
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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrotechnical Services (Electrical Maintenance)
Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation frameworkAccreditation No:501/1624/1
Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessmentType:QCF
Credits – a measure of the size of the qualificationCredits:103
Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commitGuided Learning Hours:714 - 714
Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issuedLast certification date:31/07/2018
Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electr  (2357-34)
Last registration date:31/10/2015
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Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment) (APL)
Accreditation number – a reference number related to UK accreditation frameworkAccreditation No:501/2232/0
Qualification type – categorisation to help define qualification attributes e.g. type of assessmentType:QCF
Credits – a measure of the size of the qualificationCredits:104
Guided Learning Hours – the average contact time a centre would typically commitGuided Learning Hours:726 - 726
Last certification date – the last date that a certificate can be issuedLast certification date:31/10/2018

Information & documentation

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What's involved in delivering this course?
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What's involved in studying this course?
During your study you will cover the following areas: Health and Safety legislation, Environmental legislation, Practices and procedures for overseeing and organising the work environment. Principles of planning and selection for the installation of electrotechnical equipment and systems. Practices and procedures for the preparation and installation of wiring systems and electrotechnical equipment. Cable termination. Inspection and testing. Fault finding and Electrical principles.
What careers can this lead to?

Achieving one of the Diploma in Electrotechnology qualifications will help you find work as or advance in your current role as an electrician.

Those who want to progress in their careers by building their knowledge while gaining plenty of practical, on-the-job experience can most likely take one of the Diploma in Electrotechnology as part of the SummitSkills Electrotechnical Apprenticeship programme. Full details of the new apprenticeship framework are not currently available.

It is anticipated that learners completing one of the Diplomas can progress on to one of the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing and Initial Verification (2392)
  • Level 3 Award in Environmental Technology System Awareness (2399-01)
  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrotechnical Services (Electrical Maintenance) (2357-23 / 92)
  • Level 3 Certificate for Inspection, Testing and Management of Electrical Equipment (2377)
  • Level 3 Certificate in the Requirements for Electrical Installations (2382)
  • Level 3 Certificate in the Certification of Electrical Installations (Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations) (2391)
  • Level 3 Certificate in the Certification of Electrical Installation (Design, Erection and Verification of Electrical Installations) (2391)
  • Level 3 Certificate in the Building Regulations for Electrical Installations in Dwellings (2393)
  • Level 3 Award in the Installation of Small Scale Solar Photovoltaic Systems (2399-11)
  • Level 3 Award in the Installation and Maintenance of Small Scale Solar Photovoltaic Systems (2399-12)
  • Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Building Services Engineering (4467.)