On-programme is the learning phase for apprentices to pick up the skills, knowledge and behaviours set in the standard. Apprentices must complete 20% off-the-job training during on-programme. Specific rules govern this and it must take place in the apprentice’s contracted hours. There is a mandatory Level 3 Electrotechnical Qualification and two occupational routes available in this apprenticeship.
EPA is the final stage that an apprentice goes through to complete their apprenticeship. The apprentice must demonstrate their learning to an independent end-point assessor.
Typical duration to gateway: 48 months
Typical EPA period: 6 months
This course is for employed candidates who are on an Apprenticeship programme who seek a career in Electrical Installation and Maintenance
Electricians are trusted to safely install, maintain and repair electrical systems in industrial, commercial and domestic environments. Systems may include switchboards, motors, cables, fuses, thermal relays, fault current protection switches, heating, lighting, air-conditioning and metering equipment, as well as crime and fire alarm systems and renewable energy technologies.
Must be working for an employer, must attend college for 1 day release, english and maths level 2 prefarrable but not essential
This apprenticeship aligns with Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) for Technician Member (TMIET)