Installation of Domestic, Commercial , and Industrial Electric Vehicle Charging Points (Part-Time)

Course Overview

This course covers all the key skills to install, fault find and inspect and test electric vehicle charging points. This really is an exciting new sector from which existing electricians can branch out into and generate extra income or become an out an out specialist installer. With petrol prices sky high more people are turning to electric vehicles.

  • Entry Requirements

    As this qualification covers the installation of charging points in domestic, on-street and commercial settings it is expected that candidates are practicing electricians with a formal Level 3 qualification:
    • Be competent to work on domestic and commercial electrical installations (With a minimum Level 3 Qualification such as C&G 2365 or NVQ)
    • Be able to correctly install and terminate pvc/pvc cable (twin and earth) and Steel Wire armoured cable (swa)
    • Be able to carry out an initial verification (inspection and testing) on an electrical installation and complete the necessary paperwork.
    • Be up to date with the latest Building Regulations requirements
    • Be up to date with the latest 18th Edition wiring regulations

  • Summary of Outcomes

    Currently there is an increasing demand for new electric vehicle charging points but too few installers to roll them out. This is already a booming market which is due to get much bigger in the near future. By arming yourself with a new skill such as electric vehicle charging installation you will be getting in early on a sector which should prove to be very lucrative in coming years. The Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Market Report – UK 2016-2020 Analysis predicts the infrastructure market to more than double by 2020.

  • Method of Assessment

    • Online Multiple Choice Exam
    • Practical Assessment

Location

Locations across wales or in-house at your business

Course length

2D