Coronavirus Advice

View the latest Coronavirus advice from Coleg y Cymoedd.

View advice

Level 1 Diploma in Introduction to Electrical Installation

Start (w/c): 07/09/2020 Monday & Wednesday (18:00 to 21:00) Ystrad Mynach

Course Information

This course is suitable for learners with no previous experience of electrical installation. It will incorporate the basic skills of the craft and an introduction to the supervisory areas of the industry. The qualification recognises your job knowledge and tests the skills you have acquired.

When joining the programme, a tutor is assigned to assist you in developing both your Individual Action Plan and the structure of an evidence portfolio, enabling study time to be effectively managed.

What Will I Learn?

The learner will develop the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to: • Follow health and safety regulations and legislations at all times • Select the appropriate tools and materials for a given task • Terminate and wire single phase lighting and power circuits found in domestic dwellings • Carryout the basic inspections and testing procedures for the required wiring systems • To use fabrication techniques for electrical enclosures and support systems, such as PVC and steel conduit, trunking and tray work systems.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements

You will be invited to attend an interview, and will undertake an assessment in literacy and numeracy, to establish any support required.


You will be assessed via practical and job knowledge unit tests and externally set tests.


Coleg y Cymoedd takes every effort to ensure the information on this website is accurate at time of being live. Coleg y Cymoedd reserves the right to make changes or withdraw without notice any of the courses, course facilities or support described.

Apply Now


Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study.


Purchase of steel toe capped boots, overalls and a course text book is required for this course. Please discuss this at interview stage with a tutor after you have applied.

Course Code


Career Progression

  • On successful completion of this course you could progress onto the Level 2 Electrical Installation course


Prefer to chat over the phone? Call us!




Use Facebook Messenger to contact us!



Live Chat

Get an instant Response through Live Chat.

Live Chat

Croeso i Coleg y Cymoedd

Dewiswch eich dewis iaith. Drwy ddefnyddio'r wefan hon, rydych yn cytuno i'n defnydd o gwcis.Cliciwch am ragor o fanylion.

Welcome to Coleg y Cymoedd

Please select your language option. By using this site you agree to our use of cookies. Click here for more information.