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Electrical Installation and Maintenance

Spark your career as an electrician! If you love a technical challenge, choosing electrical engineering and understanding electrical installation, maintenance and systems will position you well for a career in this industry. 19% of the UK total workforce are employed in the electrical engineering sector!

Over the next 10 years more than half of activity within the electrical engineering sector will be focused on repair, maintenance and improvement. The value of electrical contracting will increase due to demands for more energy efficient buildings as a result of the increasing energy prices and possible shortages. There will be more and more opportunities for the electrical contractor who adapts to these changes.


One of the fastest moving industries in the world which touches all parts of life

Earning potential

Most electricians earn on average over £1000 per week in the UK. You could too!

Expert tutors

You will be taught by some of the industry’s top electrical installers and maintenance engineers

Skills in demand

The world is moving to electric transport and aircraft so your skills be in demand

Key information

You will gain all practical and academic knowledge which will allow you to progress into a successful and rewarding career in electrical installation, electrical maintenance or electrical engineering
The qualifications are delivered by friendly and dedicated staff that have over 20 years of industry experience.
These electrical qualifications cover all aspects of the electrical industry and enable you to make an informed choice on which pathway you wish to take within the electrical industry; Be it installation, maintenance, design, engineering or self-employment.

You can become a…
  • Installation Electrician
  • Maintenance Electrician
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Electricians and Electrical Fitters
  • Production and Process Electrical Engineers
  • Production Managers and Directors in Construction
  • Health and Safety Officers
  • Draughtspersons
  • Electrical Design
  • Maintenance Engineer

Take the next step with a career in Electrical

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You don’t just need to have left school to become an apprentice, we have apprenticeship offers for all ages and are a great way for adults to retrain for a new career. Whatever destination you’ve set your sights on, an apprenticeship will help you get there.

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Why SSC?

At South Staffordshire College our students come first, and everything we do is aimed at helping you to realise your full potential. We are about careers not courses and our expert staff will make sure you have the skills and knowledge needed to give you that competitive edge for when you start your career within your chosen industry.

As a school leaver, you will be treated as an adult, within a friendly and supportive environment. You’ll enjoy more freedom and independence, and you’ll make many new friends, all with the same passion and journey ahead as you. As an adult, we understand you may feel uneasy about returning to education, but there is no need to be. We have smaller class sizes and supportive tutors to make you feel very welcome.

#CreateYourCareer with us.

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