Level 3 Diploma 2365-03
(*Plus 35-40 hours Home Study before attending)
The City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations Electrical Training Course at The Builder Training Centre is suited to those who are looking to embark on becoming a fully qualified electrician and is a natural follow-on from the City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Electrical Installations 2365-02 course. The qualification will allow students to progress into employment and/or progress their careers in the electrotechnology sector. Students will generally then progress onto the City & Guilds Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations 2391-52 (or EAL Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations equivalent).
Before beginning the in-person training for this qualification, approximately 35-40 hours of home study must be completed. Upon booking, access to the home study material (SmartScreen) will be granted, and you will receive a booklet filled with worksheets to assess your progress as you go.
The remaining course content and assessments will be covered during a 12-day in-person training at our centre in Waddon (Greater London).
- Understand how relevant legislation applies in the workplace
- Understand the procedures for dealing with Environmental and Health and Safety situations in the work environment
- Be able to demonstrate and understand the procedures for establishing a safe working environment
- Understand the requirements for identifying and dealing with hazards in the work environment
25-question / 40-minute online multiple-choice test – closed book (2365-601)
Practical Assignment (2365-211):
Workplace hazards (1½ hours), manual handling (30 mins), safe use of ladders (45 mins), safe use of mobile scaffold towers (1½ hours), safe isolation (2 hours) and safe use of power tools (45 mins).
- Know the fundamental working principles of micro-renewable energy and water conservation technologies
- Know the fundamental requirements of building location/building features for the potential to install micro-renewable energy and water conservation systems to exist
- Know the fundamental regulatory requirements relating to micro-renewable energy and water conservation technologies
- Know the typical advantages and disadvantages associated with micro-renewable energy and water conservation technologies
27-question / 75-minute online multi-choice test (2365-301) – closed book
- Understand electrical supply systems
- Understand how different electrical properties can affect electrical circuits, systems and equipment
- Understand the operating principles and applications of DC machines and AC motors
- Understand the operating principles of electrical components
- Understand the principles and applications of electrical lighting systems
- Understand the principles and applications of electrical heating
- 26 question / 2-hour written assignment (2365-612) – closed book
- Understand the health and safety requirements relevant to fault diagnosis
- Understand the importance of reporting and communication in fault diagnosis
- Understand the nature and characteristics of electrical faults
- Understand the fault diagnosis procedure
- Understand the procedures and techniques for correcting electrical faults
- Perform fault diagnosis
30-question / 1-hour online multiple-choice test (2365-623) – closed book.
- Understand the requirements for completing the safe isolation of electrical circuits and installations
- Understand the requirements for initial verification of electrical installations
- Understand the requirements for completing the inspection of electrical installations prior to their being placed into service
- Understand the requirements for the safe testing and commissioning of electrical installations
- Understand the requirements for testing before circuits are energised
- Understand the requirements for testing energised installations
- Understand the requirements for the completion of electrical installation certificates and associated documentation
- Be able to confirm the safety of the system and equipment prior to completion of inspection, testing and commissioning
- Be able to carry out inspection of electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
- Be able to test electrical installations prior to them being placed into service
- Be able to commission electrical systems and equipment
- 35-question / 80-minute online multiple-choice test (2365-624) – closed book.
- Understand how to prepare for the installation of wiring systems
- Understand the applications of wiring systems
- Understand the practices and procedures for carrying out electrical work
- Understand the characteristics and applications of supply systems and consumer equipment
- Understand earthing and protection
- Understand protection against overcurrent
- Understand electrical systems and circuits
- Understand the electrical design procedure
- 30-question / 70-minute online multiple-choice test book (2365-625). Open book – IET On-Site Guide.
- Understand how to plan for careers in building services engineering
- Understand the requirements to become a qualified operative in building services engineering
- Practical Assignment – compile documents to demonstrate career pathways
Please click the button below to proceed with our online Application Form. You will be given details on the Application Form about how to make the minimum deposit payment of £500.00, or the full amount of £1825.00, to secure a place on your chosen date.
Alternatively, give us a call on 020 8649 9340 to get booked in over the phone.
The City & Guilds Textbook: Book 2 Electrical Installations, Second Edition
IET On Site Guide BS 7671:2018+A2:2022
(Available for purchase at The BTC – Subject to availability)
Steel toe-capped safety footwear is a health and safety requirement for all our courses. We stock steel-toe capped boots from size 3 to 13 (with some half sizes), which can be purchased on the first morning of your course for just £20.00. You should wear suitable comfortable clothing.
You are welcome to bring your own food to eat in our centre. Alternatively, we sell a small selection of hot and cold drinks and snacks in our canteen, or you could purchase food from one of the local supermarkets/shops/cafes/restaurants within just a few minutes walk.
Most students also find it beneficial to bring Post-it notes or sticky tags, which they can use to separate their books into sections. Additionally, a pen and a non-programmable calculator are permitted for the exam.
Students will need to successfully complete the City & Guilds 2365 Level 2 Diploma qualification before registering for this course.
For further information about the City & Guilds 2365 Level 2 Diploma – click here
You will also need to be at least 18 years old and in good health to complete physical activity.
To access the home study material, a computer meeting the minimum access requirements and an internet connection will also be required.
If you meet the pass criteria of the examinations, you will be awarded the following qualification certificate:
City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) 2365-03
As we are located within Waddon Train Station Buildings, we do not have any parking on-site. That said, there are plenty of residential roads in the surrounding area that have free unrestricted parking, within just a few minutes’ walk. If attending on Sunday, you can park in the marked red boxes in Epsom Road where our Centre at Waddon Station is situated and in Stafford Road where our Electrical Centre is situated (a minute’s walk away) all day free of charge.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like any further information or instructions.
Our training facility is located at the following address:
Waddon Station Buildings, 160 Epsom Road, Croydon, CR0 4UP