Who should enrol? While there are no formal entry requirements for this electrical design course, it is primarily designed for learners who wish to take their existing knowledge to a higher level. We recommend it for candidates who already have professional electrical experience or have previously undertaken our Professional Electrical Course.
If you are an inexperienced candidate wishing to become a professional electrician, why not try one of our career change courses instead?
What qualification will I receive? Upon successful completion of this electrical design course, you will receive the Level 4 Award in the Design and Verification of Electrical Installations, confirming that you are qualified to design electrical installations. This will give you the ability to work alongside architects, building designers, and other professionals.
While this qualification is commonly known as City & Guilds 2396, please note that we work with a number of awarding organisations to provide the electrical design course (including City & Guilds, EAL and Logic). If you have a specific awarding body in mind, please make this clear when you contact us and we will endeavour to accommodate your preferences.
Units coveredOur Electrical Design Course consists of the following units:
Your course will culminate in a written examination and a portfolio-based (theoretical) project.
Complete design of electrical installations
Calculations and technical requirements
Regulation compliance for new designs
Current safety legislation and wiring regulations
Progressing further By completing our electrical design course, you will have achieved the very highest electrical qualification that Access Training Academies have to offer. You will now be well on your way to a rewarding and fulfilling career as an electrician – many electrical designers work in managerial and supervisory posts alongside other professionals, such as architects and building designers.
If you would like to complement your electrical expertise with additional skills, please contact Access Training Academies to discuss our other trade training packages.
Reason to train with us
If you would like to learn more about our accredited electrical design course, please contact us today.
- Expert tutors with many years of professional electrical experience
- Fully-equipped training centres across the UK
- Continuous tutorial support whilst completing your portfolio-based project