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Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation


Level 3 Diploma in Electrical Installation

What is this diploma about?

This diploma enables you to obtain the critical knowledge for electrical installation and also helps you to learn the necessary skills. This diploma does not require prior industrial knowledge it is suitable for people who are beginners in this field. This qualification has been adapted from the apprenticeship framework of the QCF Diploma, hence this qualification is recognized all over the industry. It teaches our students to learn the installation and testing of electrical equipment in a safe and secure environment. This diploma also includes the relevant theories of electrical installation according to the latest edition of the wiring guidelines. Our students also have the opportunity to utilize BS 7671 to acquire some units and also get a good understanding of electrical science and principles.

Why this diploma?

This qualification is important for:

  • Students who have no prior experience in the electrical industry but wish to join
  • Those who wish to polish their knowledge and skills in the industry.

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What does it cover?

The diploma has both compulsory and elective units.

Compulsory units include:

  • electrical installation design
  • environmental technology systems 
  • electrical science and principles
  • electrical installation craft
  • inspection, testing, commissioning
  • identifying and amending electrical faults.

Elective units include:

  • learning to supervise and organize the workplace
  • requirements of BS7671:2008 (2011)
  • learning about solar photovoltaic systems on a small scale.

This qualification also teaches health and safety tips for this industry in some specific units. 


The assessment includes examinations, theoretical assignments, and practical assessments

Credit hours


Awarding body

Entry requirements

There are no entry qualifications or age limits. This qualification is open to all


1 year

Finance facility

this is accessible through future finance. If you are eligible for financial assistance, please contact our admissions team


  • EAL Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Installing Electrotechnical Systems and Equipment (QCF)
  • EAL Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Electrotechnical Services (QCF)
  • EAL Level 3 Certificate in Installing, Testing, and Ensuring Compliance of Electrical Installations in Dwellings (QCF) 
  • EAL Level 3 Award in Approving Electrical Installation Work in Dwellings in Compliance with Building Regulations (QCF)
  • EAL Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installation (QCF) 
  • EAL Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing, and Certification of Electrical Installations (QCF)




Mode of teaching

This qualification is delivered as a mix of theoretical and practical sessions. 


January / September

Documents required

  • Completed application form
  • Passport
  • Visa (if applicable)
  • Original previous education certificates and copies
  • Statement of purpose (why do you wish to enroll in this program and what do you hope to get out of it)
  • Course fee
  • Interviewed by the course leader and admission team.
  • Proof of Address

How to apply

Complete the application at

For more information contact our office by sending an email at or call 020 7078 7028

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The School of Information Risk Management (SIRM) is known for having a respectable track record of offering exceptional FE/HE programs in various disciplines.

SIRM is the trading name of “Numerica Risk Management and Consulting Ltd” and registered at Companies house, holding company # 09031204.


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