Building & Construction
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current academic year (2019/20) and are subject to change next year.

For students under 19

Our courses & apprenticeships are usually free if you are 18 or under on the 31st of August 2019. Some courses have additional fees for things like materials and travel, which you will need to pay at the start of your course. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support for these costs.

For students aged 19 or over

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees. Some courses may be free, depending on your circumstances. Certain Level 3 & 4 courses require you to pay the fee in full or take out an Advanced Learning Loan to pay for your course. Please see our guide to fees for more information.

International Students

Students from outside the EU/EEA need to pay the full international fee for their course. Please note, West London College does not offer Tier 4 Visa Sponsorship for students to study in the United Kingdom.


About this course

This course is for ambitious candidates who wish to pursue a career in the electrical installation industry. This qualification can lead directly into employment, offering learners the chance to develop their skills and knowledge to a high standard recognised by the industry.


  • Working Safely & Effectively in an Electro-Technical Environment
  • Principle of Electro-Technology
  • Health & Safety
  • Electrical Principles & Electrical Installation (Building & Structures)
Entry Requirements

Maths and English grade C above. Functional Skills Level 1 Maths and English. ICT Level 1. Proof of qualification are required as part of the college enrollment procedures. A current reference is also required.

Alternatively, applicants who do not have the above qualifications must pass a pre-interview assessment at level 1 or above.

Assessment Method

City & Guilds On-line examination and practical assessments.

Progression Opportunities

Progression to C&G 2365 Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation. Most successful candidates stay with us to take City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation, you can also have an opportunity to complete Construction Health & Safety course and Employers Rights and Responsibility (ERR) After completing this course candidates may be able to find employment as an electricians mate. Some successful candidates can move onto apprenticeships. Employers prefer candidates to complete the City & Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation as part of a complete qualification.

Study Methods

You will learn the theory aspects of electricals within a class room environment. Practical elements of this course will take place within our workshops. These will prepare you for the exams and assessments as part of the qualification.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.