Electricity Supply

What comes to mind when you hear the words- voltage, power and energy?

They may sound like the same things to any layman, but technically, they are three different and important terms when it comes to the Electricity Supply industry.

Electricity generation and supply is a complex field of work and our course will explain the fundamentals of Electricity Supply. Plus the safety and protection systems in place.

The Electricity Supply programme is an introductory Level 2 course that will have learners ready to work safely in the industry at entry level.  From here you can progress to a higher level qualification in the industry or move into other fields of Electricity Supply!

Check out the following pages to find out more about what each course can offer you:

Want to develop skills in the Electricity Supply Industry? Our training plan will increase your knowledge in all key areas of generation, transmission, and distribution, whilst also helping you keep safe while out in the field.

Entry Criteria

  • This programme is open to all people who are aged 16 years and over and have left school.
  • Participants need to have a desire to gain qualifications in the relevant industry and progress to higher level training or employment.
  • The programme is suitable for all entrants to the industry whether they intend to work in trades or in an administrative capacity within the generation, distribution, transmission, telecommunications or retail sectors of the Electricity Supply Industry.
  • You will also need to have an appropriate level of literacy and numeracy skills to study at the relevant programme level and this will be assessed during the selection interview process. The selection interview process is completed to ensure the best possible chance of student success.
  • For programmes at Level 3 or below a literacy & numeracy test is required.