NVQ Level 3 Electrical Installation Apprenticeship

VENTOL LIMITED

TAMWORTH, B79 7UL

Closes on Sunday 25 August

Posted on 25 June 2024


Summary

An exciting apprenticeship opportunity in electrical installation with a well-established company that are based in Tamworth. The end goal will be to become a fully qualified electrician and gain your gold card. You will be enrolled onto a Level 3 NVQ in Electrical Installation apprenticeship alongside working on site.

Annual wage
£9,984 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Installation and maintenance electrician (level 3)
Hours
Monday - Friday, shifts to be confirmed. May include occasional weekend work.

30 hours a week

Possible start date

Thursday 5 September

Duration

4 Years

Positions available

1

Work

As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

  • Training to be provided by Birmingham Electrical Training
  • You will study towards the City & Guilds 5357 qualification (Level 3 Electrotechnical Qualification, (Installation)), which is a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship
  • Theory based learning will take place on block release basis at the training centre, which is located in central Birmingham
  • On-site learning will be assessed by a team of training officers from BET who will assess your competence on different units of the apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills in English and maths if required
  • Level 3 NVQ in Electrical Installation

Where you’ll work

UNIT 4

LANDSBERG

LICHFIELD ROAD INDUSTRIAL ESTATE

TAMWORTH

B79 7UL

Training

An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation

BIRMINGHAM ELECTRICAL TRAINING LTD

Your training course

Installation and maintenance electrician (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Maintain the safety of self and others by applying statutory health and safety policies, procedures, and regulations when conducting electrical work.
  • Comply with all relevant legislation including environmental, regulations, codes of practice and other relevant information and guidance when planning and performing electrical work in industrial, commercial, and residential environments.
  • Identify and use personal protective equipment (PPE) that should be used when undertaking electrical work in industrial, commercial, and residential environments.
  • Carry out work in a tidy and safe manner, including restoration of the work area on completion of work.
  • Use verbal and written communication techniques suitable for the context, adapting style and use of terminology to suit the audience. Uses industry terminology.
  • Apply customer service principles and techniques to deliver customer or client service in industrial, commercial and communal residential environments.
  • Apply relevant legislation; Building Regulations; industry guidance notes; relevant codes of practice, the requirements of the current edition of the Wiring Regulations (BS7671) and other relevant standards while carrying out work.
  • Understand and apply the practices and procedures for planning and preparing to maintain electrotechnical systems and equipment.
  • Apply and use necessary mathematical and scientific techniques, formulae, and calculations that underpin an electrician’s work.
  • Use a range of tools, materials, equipment, and components, including prefabricated, relevant to performing electrical work in industrial, commercial and residential environments.
  • Design, plan, set up, and install electrical and related electronic systems including terminating and connecting cables in electrical wiring systems, installations, and equipment in commercial, industrial, and residential installations.
  • Inspect and test new and where applicable existing electrical Installations in industrial, commercial and residential environments using test equipment.
  • Apply diagnostic and problem-solving techniques to identify, assess and resolve electrical faults in industrial, commercial and residential environments.
  • Install electrical and electronic equipment and components, including traditional and novel technologies such as connections for EV charge points, battery storage, solar and thermal panels, heating and cooling systems.
  • Maintain electrical and electronic equipment and components, including traditional and novel technologies such as connections for EV charge points, battery storage, solar and thermal panels, heating and cooling systems.
  • Carry out and manage own work ensuring work is compliant to the standards required of an electrician working in industrial, commercial, and residential environments.
  • Record work including the completion and maintenance of work documentation, recording of test results and preparation of appropriate certification.
  • Use relevant digital learning platforms and business communication and collaboration applications.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.

    Requirements

    Desirable qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade 4)
    • Math's (grade 4)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.

    Skills

    • Communication skills
    • Organisation skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Team working
    • Initiative
    • Patience

    About this company

    Well Established Electrical contractor based in Tamworth.

    After this apprenticeship

    • Fully qualified electrician with all required qualifications gained, to have a successful career in the industry
    • Wages will increase yearly, upon completion of various stages of the apprenticeship
    • Once qualified, you could go on to supervisory roles, senior management positions, through to potentially running your own electrical contracting company

    Ask a question

    The contact for this apprenticeship is:

    BIRMINGHAM ELECTRICAL TRAINING LTD

    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000260248.

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    Closes on Sunday 25 August

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