Installation Electrician/Maintenance Electrician

Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical systems in industrial, commercial and domestic environments. Electrical equipment and systems may include switchboards, motors, cables, fuses, thermal relays, fault current protection switches, heating, lighting, air conditioning and metering equipment as well as crime and fire alarm systems and renewable energy technologies.



The duration of this apprenticeship is approximately 42 months.

Location and study format:

The course will be held at procat basildon campus and studied on a day release basis.

Entry requirements:

GCSE english grade 4 (or c). Gcse maths grade 5 (or c).


The apprenticeship standard is at level 3.


Professional registration:

By the end of the apprenticeship the candidate will have satisfied the requirements for registration as engtech by the engineering council.

Funding band:

This apprenticeship is in funding band 12 with a funding cap of £18,000.

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Apprenticeship standard for an electrical, electronic product
service and installation engineer

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Levy Calculator

Total Payroll (£):

0.5% levy charge: 75000

Less £15,000 allowance: 60000

10% top up to your Levy charge: 6000

If each apprentice costs £15,000 over 3 years (on average), this equals £5,000 per apprentice per year. With the allowance and top up value of £66,000 you would get value for money by hiring 12 apprentices.