Havering College

What's Involved

You can choose to study either full time 2 days per week; part time 2 evenings per week; or part time 1 day per week. The course is for those who have successfully completed the City & Guilds 2330 level 2 or the 2365 level 2 Diploma.

There are a number of modules including Inspection and Testing, Fault Finding & Rectification, Electrical System Design plus associated theory. This is a higher level course and the assessment process requires handwritten and multiple choice exams, as well as the completion of assignments.

Entry Requirements

You must have satisfactorily completed the City & Guilds 2330 level 2 course, or the 2365 level 2 Diploma. If you are moving on from another course to this one, a satisfactory reference is also required.

Where will it take me?

You could undertake any of the following courses next:

  • 18th Edition Wiring Regulations;
  • City & Guilds 2394 Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations;
  • City & Guilds 2395 Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations;
  • City & Guilds 2396 Initial Design and Verification of Electrical Installations.

For those working in the industry there is the opportunity to complete the NVQ 3 which is a requirement for Approved Electrician Status.

You can become an Approved Electrician and work in the Industry or as a self-employed Electrician.

Course Assessment Method

The full award is obtained upon successful completion of all seven components. The assessments will be:

1 Multiple Choice online (computer-based) exam; 4 Practical Assessments; 2 Written, long answer exams. 9 Assignments.

There are 7 compulsory units:

  • Environmental Technology;
  • Electrical Principles & Science;
  • Fault Finding & Rectification;
  • Inspection, Testing and Commissioning;
  • Electrical System Design;
  • Career Awareness;
  • IEE Wiring Regulations.

Health & Safety is inbuilt to all units.

Where and When


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Notes About Fees

Fees shown are per year. Additional miscellaneous fees may be applicable.

Find out more by speaking to Admissions:

  • For full-time further education courses call 01708 462833
  • For part-time further education courses call 01708 462801
  • For higher education courses, or if you’re an overseas student, call 01708 462801


  • To find out if you’re entitled to support call Student Services for advice on 01708 462718 ext 2718
  • You don’t have to pay tuition or admin fees if you’re 16-18 and studying a further education funded course.
  • You need to pay higher education course fees each academic year.
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