Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

There are 7 units that make up the 17th Edition course relating: Scope, object and fundamental principles. Definitions. Assessment of general characteristics. Protection for Safety Selection and Erection of equipment Inspection and Testing Special Installations or Locations Appendices. Electromagnetic Disturbance. Surge Protection. Medical location. Operating and manitenance Gangways.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Level 3 2330 / 2356 or equivalent. In addition, candidates will have to complete an internal assessment and professional discussion with their tutor prior to starting the course.

Assessment Method

City & Guild on-line examination of 60 multiple choice questions.

Progression Opportunities

Most successful candidates stay with us to take specialist electro technical short courses 2395. Progression to testing and inspection short course. Successful candidates progress onto C&G 2394 and C&G 2395 short courses.

Study Methods

This is a 12-week short course. This is a evening only course, from 6.00-9.00pm. The week 11 exams will take place. If applicable, the week 12 exams will be for candidates that need to re-sit.

You will learn pure theory according to the amendment 1: 2011 updates. The learning programme will be based within a classroom environment.


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