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Why take the Advanced Domestic Electrical Course?


A solid foundation in Domestic electrics plus advanced skills for larger premises

At the heart of this course is a solid foundation in domestic electrics but with added skills that allow you to progress onto larger jobs and branch out into other areas such as smart controls or EV car charging point installation. This course will get you out there working as a jobbing electrician as well as counting towards our 4 step journey to becoming fully qualified. After completing this course it is super easy to upskills into new areas such as Electric Vehicle Charging, Solar PV, PAT Testing and more.

Who Is It For?

  • Complete beginners
  • Other trades looking to offer more advanced installations
  • Experienced electrical installers who need formal qualifications

Course snapshot: Advanced domestic electrical installation including Part P, 18th Edition, Inspection & Testing and practical skills. 

  • 13 Days Practical In Centre
  • 5 Days E-Learning
  • 5 Days Virtual Classroom

Steps included in this course:


Electrician Taster Sessions


If you are new to the industry and want to train as an electrician why not register for a taster session to find out if electrics could be the right career for you.

This course includes


Consumer unit replacement
Electrical installation
Lighting install & design
Outdoor electrical
18th Edition (excl book)
Inspection & Testing
National grid
Electric cookers
Steel wired armour swa
Single phase
Three phase
Electric showers
Domestic rewires
Part-P Building Regulations
Domestic install workshop

Course overview


How Long Does It Take

This is an 22 day course. It contains the same 4 valuable City & Guilds Qualifications found in our domestic installer course package. You can run this course straight through or break it up to suit your needs. The last 5 days of this course will be spent covering advanced practical skills and inspection and testing.

Which courses / qualifications are included? 

With pass rates over 90% you can expect to gain:
The skills gained on your last week will also count towards your C&G 2365 diploma should you choose to go for gold card status in the future.

Course Timings and Delivery Methods

The course generally breaks down as follows:
  • Week 1 Domestic Installation Workshop (5 Days in Centre)
  • Week 2 Introduction to Electrical Installation & Part P (2 Days Virtual Classroom, 3 Days E-Learning)
  • Week 3 18th Edition Wiring Regulations (3 Days Virtual Classroom)
  • Week 4 Inspection & Testing (5 Days In Centre)
  • Week 5 Advanced Domestic Installation (5 Days In Centre)
You can take your Virtual Classes any time but you must complete Week 1 and 2 before attempting Week 4 and 5. Whether you decide to take the whole course in one go or spread it over several weeks or months. Remember - we provide all the training, materials and exam fees included in our simple pricing structure.

This course covers the following core competencies found in our foundation domestic electrician courses :

  • Practical skills involved in all key domestic circuits you may need to install
  • Building and wiring regulations
  • How to inspect and test your own work

Plus it covers the following advanced skills in the last five days:

Practical Skills

  • Glanding and termination of Steel Wire Armoured cable
  • PVC mini trunking for circuit management
  • Working with Data cables

Installation Theory

  • How electricity is supplied
  • Introduction to Three-Phase
  • Requirements of types of Micro Renewable Energies

What Can I Do After This Course? 

You will be able to carry out the domestic work as covered on our Domestic Electrical course plus take on more advanced electrical work in dwellings such as external work or work on larger premises.

Why Should I Choose Trade Skills 4U? 

We have worked hard to become the UK’s No1 electrical training. We continually work to ensure our customers benefit from best in the business premises and instructors. We have designed our entry level courses to streamline the route to becoming an electrician saving you time and money if you choose to progress to the next stage. Adults have trusted us to deliver on our promise since 2005 and that why we have the reputation we do.

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