16-18 Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) (QCF): Level 2 at King's Cross


  • 16-18 (Full-time)
  • A1838-23
  • 11 September 2023 - 36 weeks
  • Kings Cross Campus
  • 16-18: no charge, Standard: £1,287


For candidates who want to work as electricians in the building services engineering sector. It allows candidates to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and career progression in the electrical sector.

You will study a range of practical techniques required for the industry, together with electrical technology and scientific principles. The units covered are:

  • Health and Safety in building services engineering
  • Principles of electrical science
  • Electrical installations technology
  • Installation of wiring systems and enclosures
  • Understand how to communicate with others within building services engineering

How is the course taught?

You will be taught practical sessions in fully equipped workshops. Theory session will be delivered in the classroom using a range of teaching tools and techniques.

What support is available?

Our qualified tutors will support and guide you in the classrooms/workshops and through tutorials as they help you to develop the skills and techniques required in industry. Learning Support is also available for those with learning difficulties/disabilities, please let us know on application if you require this service. If you need help or advice on other matters such as welfare and finance, please contact our Student Finance and Welfare Team on 0208 208 5050.

What facilities and resources are available?

The Kings Cross Centre is a 10 minute walk from Kings Cross St. Pancras station and the range of local food outlets in this area. A range of snacks are available through vending machines. The college has two LRCs (Learning Resource Centres) available at our Willesden and Wembley Centres. Access to resources from these LRCs are available on request at the Kings Cross Centre.

What else should I know?

Annually we take part in a range of national and regional competitions in a wide range of subject areas for those keen to show off the skills they have gained on their courses. Taking part gives you the opportunity to display your skills, build confidence and meet employers from industry looking for new recruits. Every year our students bring back a range of trophies and medals. Please check with your tutor as courses must be at a certain level to enter.