Electrical installations | Courses for 16-19 year olds | Brighton MET
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 changing 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 £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 an apprenticeship in electrical installations, where they can further develop their skills in the workplace.
If you want to find out more about studying a trade at the MET, you can download our guide to construction and trades courses here.
What do our electrical students have to say?
We offer a variety of courses for 16+ year olds. We teach technical and professional skills and provide practical industry-focused experience. This is a great way to study and equips you with the skills needed to progress into employment or further study.
Plumbing and electrical workshops - East Brighton Campus
Electrical Installation | Level 1
This course provides the perfect introduction to electrical installation and will prepare you for further study.
Electrical Installation (Buildings and Structures) | Level 2
If you are interested in a career in the electrical industry, then this course will provide the
experience and knowledge required to progress to becoming a qualified electrician.
Electrical Installation (Buildings and Structures) | Level 3
This Level 3 course completes the diploma in electrical installation and will prepare you for work as a professional electrician.
Installation & Maintenance Electrician | Advanced Apprenticeship Level 3
This apprenticeship aims to progress the knowledge, understanding, and practical skills regarding installing electro technical systems and equipment.