Frequently Asked Questions
How do I pay for the course?
There are few options to pay, you can:
- Pay through the online booking system
- Pay over the phone using a credit card
- Pay by credit/debit card at the Electrical Courses training centre
- Pay be cheque to Electrical Courses Limited
How long are the Electrical courses?
Intensive programmes are between 2 days end to 8 weeks and day release courses can last up to 10 months depending on the qualification. Full details will be on each programme specification and displayed on the course calendar.
Who are the electrical Installations qualifications accredited with?
All qualifications are accredited by City & Guilds.
Will everything be completed in the course dates?
Yes, unless an alternative assessment date is required.
What happens when I pass?
You will be told by your tutor and will receive certification from the awarding body.
What happens if I fail?
You will be given support and guidance by your assessor and offered the opportunity for a re assessment. If you fail an online exam you may need to pay for a resit.
Is there any additional costs?
No, unless you need a re assessment date or extra manuals.
Shall I buy some learning materials before I start the course?
You will be given a full set of resources that will support you whilst studying. Check the specific course page for any extra books needed to sit the exams.
How do I get to the venue?
It is down to the candidate to plan your route and accommodation if required. The address and map for the Electrical training centre in Cambridge is at the bottom of the Contact us page
Do you offer accommodation?
Is travel included in the price?
Where do I get a booking form from?
Download booking form to post.
Can I pay over the telephone or online?
Yes, call 01223 834062 or use the online booking system
Is there any entry requirements?
Yes please see each individual qualification specification.
What is expected from me on the course?
100% attendance, commitment and drive to do well.
What happens if I miss a day during the course?
Attendance is vital to ensure your successful completion. However this cannot always be guaranteed by each candidate. Teaching staff will do all that they can to support candidates to catch up. In some cases candidates may need to re book onto another programme.
Do the qualifications expire?
No – however candidates will need to up skill throughout their careers.