Formerly City College Brighton and Hove

Electrical for 16-19 year olds

Study electrical at Brighton MET

Are you interested in being part of the exciting electrical industry? The UK construction industry is a major employer, consisting of small and large companies and many self-employed people. The industry is constantly developing to meet the challenges of creating a built environment which meets the needs of the population.

The Electrical department offers a range of courses which can take you from Level 1 to Level 3. We have modern workshop facilities in our brand new 9 million Construction and Trades Centre, which have been purpose built to recreate real-life working environments.

Depending on what level of training or education you’re currently at, you’ll develop skills and experience in working safely in an engineering environment; forming and assembling cable containment; wiring and testing electrical equipment; maintaining electrical systems and assembling electronic circuits. Usually, our students take the opportunity to progress from our full-time courses onto and apprenticeship in Electrical Installations where they can further develop their skills in the workplace.

Available courses

  • Electrical - City & Guilds Diploma in Electrical Installation Level 1

    This course provides the perfect introduction to electrical installation and will prepare you for further study.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Electrical - City & Guilds Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) Level 2

    This course will develop skills in all aspects of being an electrician.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Electrical - City & Guilds Diploma in Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) Level 3

    This course will complete the diploma in electrical installation and prepare you for work as an electrician.

    • Course type: International
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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Why choose Brighton MET?

At Brighton MET we offer a variety of full-time courses for 16-19 year olds across two campuses. We teach technical and professional skills and provide practical industry-focused experience. This is a great way to study and equips you with the key skills needed to progress into employment or to go on to study at University.

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