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ELECTRICIAN COURSES WITH OPTIONS SKILLS

At Option Skills, we have a range of electrician courses that are designed for beginners who wish to train to be an electrician. Our courses are complemented by our unique Adult Apprenticeship Scheme. In addition we also offer shorter courses and qualifications for time served electricians and domestic installers that may need to obtain or renew qualifications such as Testing and Inspection, DEI (Part P) or 17th Edition wiring Regulations.

At Options Skills we believe that we have developed the most comprehensive electrician training courses in the country. The training is aimed at mature people. We have a 3-step approach to electrical training.

1. Professional Electrical Course – incorporates practical training in small groups as well as essential qualifications 17th Edition Wiring Regulations and DEI (Part P).

2. On-site work experience – we build your confidence and competency levels by placing you with a local electrician to enable you to gain valuable on-site work experience. This is a voluntary arrangement and although not mandatory it is recommended you try and take advantage of this offer.

3. Testing and Inspection Qualifications – return to the training centre to gain Periodic and Initial Testing and Inspection Qualifications. We recommend that you build your on-site experience before attempting this step of your training and development.

You can train to be an electrician at Options Skills. Electrical Training has been devised for a variety of different people. The course is extremely popular with the following groups:

1. Existing trades people that want to gain skills and qualifications that will allow them to ‘sign off’ on their own electrical installations.

2. Landlords and property developers – who save money by completing installations and projects themselves.

3. Career Changers – the course is designed to offer people real skills and qualifications that will allow them to join a Competent Persons Scheme and either work for them or you can apply for ECS card through JIB if you needed to demonstrate competency to an employer or contractor.

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Professional Electrical Courses follows a logical 3-step approach designed to ensure you receive
the best possible electrical training and preparation for your new role as an electrician.

Step 1: Domestic Electrical Installer Training

You will begin by attending our Professional Electrical Course – this is centre led practical training that is delivered in small groups. At this stage we also deliver essential 17th Edition Wiring Regulations and the Domestic Electrical Installers Award (Part P).

Step 2: On-Site Work Experience

You will continue your professional development with real work experience. We will introduce you to a local electrician who will act as your mentor whilst you gain valuable on-site work experience under supervision. This is a voluntary arrangement and although not mandatory it is recommended you try and take advantage of this offer in order to build your confidence and knowledge. This placement will help to underpin everything that you have learnt at the training centre  date.

Step 3: Advanced Testing and Inspection Qualifications

Following your on-site work experience you will have the opportunity to return to the training centre to gain Periodic and Initial Testing and Inspection Qualifications. These are advanced electrical qualifications that follow on from your Professional Electrical Course. They are highly sought after by employers and contractors. We recommend that you build your on-site experience before attempting this stage of your training and development.

WHY CHOOSE OPTIONS SKILLS FOR ELECTRICIAN COURSES

Our professional electrical courses are suitable for all sorts of people. They have proven to be extremely popular with the following groups.

1. Builders and existing trades people that want to gain skills and qualifications that will allow them to ‘sign off’ on their own electrical installations.

2.  Independent property developers – who save money by completing installations and projects themselves.

3. Career Changers – the course is designed to offer people real skills and qualifications that will allow them to join a Competent Persons Scheme and either work for themselves or you can apply for ECS card through JIB if you needed to demonstrate competency to an employer or contractor.

4.  Landlords that have a property portfolio will attend this course. They benefit by completing their own repairs and installations and saving big money on project costs.

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