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Why take the Domestic Electrical & EV Charging Package?


Current demand for electric car charging points is increasing every year. This is being driven by changes to government policy which intend to eliminate all petrol and diesel cars by 2040. This means that in the run up to this change, domestic meter installs are predicted to rise drastically.

This 25 Day Domestic EV Charging point installation course package is designed specifically for those who are new to the industry and teaches you both domestic electrics and EV car charging point installation. Demand for EV car charging point installers is rising and we are regularly approached by employers looking for trained installers. 

Course Snapshot: This course covers advanced domestic installation (Step 1) plus a C&G Qualification in EV Charging Point installation. The Course breaks down as follows: 

  • 14 Days Practical In Centre
  • 4 Days E-Learning
  • 4 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.

Skills learnt can be applied to:


Consumer unit replacement
Electrical installation
Lighting install & design
Outdoor electrical
Inspection & Testing
EV Car Charging
Electric cookers
Steel wired armour swa
Single phase
CCTV
Electric showers
Domestic rewires
Lighting design & installation
Renewable technology
Smoke co2 detectors
Smart heating controls
Underfloor heating
Mini trunking & conduit

Course overview


Why Take this Course?

Simply put to join a growing army of installers in an industry set to boom over the coming years. If you are new to the industry the skills learnt will allow you to find work with one of the many companies installing EV car charging points. 

Is this course right for me?

This course is suitable for anyone (over the age of 18) who wants to work on domestic electrics and also install car charging points in domestic settings. It is designed for those with little or no electrical installation experience but can also be taken by those already working in the industry or in an allied trade with some hands on know-how.

This course is structured build your knowledge and skills up from basic to advanced enabling you to undertake C&G 2919-02 Car charging installations course at the end. Once you have passed the first 4 qualifications you will have gained the necessary knowledge and qualifications to move on to your C&G 2919-02 qualification.

This course package is designed to give you the skills to find employment in this growing industry. If you want to work unsupervised you should expect to return and complete our full 4 step programme including an NVQ.

About our course

This course package includes every course contained in our Domestic Electrical Course plus the add on of the C&G 2919-02 which is a course designed specifically for domestic car charging point installations. Essentially you get two skills from this course and two revenue streams.

Why do this course with us?

We have been delivering EV charging point installers courses for the past 4 years. We were involved with the first courses to be delivered in the UK and have also designed extra training to complement the domestic qualification offered by C&G. More reasons include:

  • Fantastic facilities
  • Experienced teachers
  • Great pass rates & reputation
  • Fully Accredited by C&G
  • Train in 1 go or break course up
  • Low cost monthly payment options


What's included?

This course package includes 6 courses over 25 Days:

Domestic Electrical Installer Course

Throughout the first 18 Days of the course you will learn the following Core Competencies:

EV Charging point installation:  

Please call us on 0800 856 4448 for more information.

Course Timings

This course often runs 5 weeks in a row, however there can also be a gap between Week 4 and Week 5. We also recognise that many people cannot commit to 5 weeks training in one continuous period, so if this is the case we can help you by splitting the course up over a longer period of time. If you need clarification on dates simply call 01293 529777 for advice.

Assessments

The majority of the exams and assessments will take place on the final day of each individual element of the course. We have average first time pass rates of over 90% on this course. The exams and assessments break down as follows:

City & Guilds 4141-01 - Electrical Installation Work within a Domestic Dwelling

  • 1 Practical Assessment

City & Guilds 2393 – Part P Building Regulations

  • 1 Multiple Choice open book online exam (Usually in week 2)

City & Guilds 2382-18 – 18th Edition Wiring Regulations

  • 1 Multiple Choice open book online exam

City & Guilds 2392-10 – Inspection & Testing Course

  • 1 Practical Assessment
  • 1 Multiple Choice Exam

Domestic EV Charging Point Installers Course

  • On-line multiple choice tests, using e-volve
  • Practical assignment

Please note that you must bring photographic ID such as a passport or driving license with you in order to sit the assessments on this course

Course Books Required

We stock some books in our main centres, however we can not guarantee stock availability unless you call us in advance to purchase the books. To buy books please call 01293 529777. You will need the following books for this course:

  • Electrician’s Guide to the Building Regulations, 5th Edition - ISBN 978-1785614682
  • Guidance Note 3: Inspection & Testing, 8th Edition - ISBN 978-1785614521
  • BS 7671:2018 Requirements for Electrical Installations, IET Wiring Regulations 18th Edition (blue) - ISBN 978-1785611704
  • IET On-Site Guide (BS7671:2018, 7th Edition) - ISBN 978-1785614422
  • Code of Practice for Electric Vehicle Charging Equipment Installation (IET Standards) - ISBN 978-1839531804

Frequently asked questions

What does the course allow me to do?

Our course allows students to carry out domestic electrical work. You can use the skills gained to find work in the industry and the core knowledge gained will allow you to progress on our 4 step programme in the future. In the main students can tackle non notifiable work and should work with an experienced electrician on more complex installations.

What does the EV Installers course allow me to do?

You will be able to install and test EV car charging points in domestic properties across England.

Can I split the weeks up?

Yes. Give us a call and we can look at some specific dates for you.

Can I pay in installments?

Yes. You can pay a deposit a then pay an instalment 21 days before each week you attend.

What are my limitations?

You will not be able to install in the commercial sector or install 3 phase cable.

You will not be able to carry out periodic testing without our 2391-52.

About Domestic Installer Schemes

Your acceptance on a Domestic Installers Scheme is the decision of the registration body and dependent on your skills, experience and knowledge level. Tradeskills4U is a training company and responsible for training only. We are not responsible for the assessment process or eligibility of students to gain registration with any external organisation.

How do I gain experience?

Most people that train with us on this course will build up their experience by doing the following things:

  • Doing small projects at home or with friends and family
  • Carrying out minor works and non notifiable jobs
  • For notifiable jobs they can work with building control to generate a Part P Certificate
  • Working with an exprienced electrician for more complex installs (Full time / Short contracts)
When you feel more confident and the demand for notifiable jobs increases you can then look to join a scheme as described above.

Our locations


As well as the having multiple large sites, we also have a number of sites dedicated to delivering the 18th edition wiring regulations & PAT Testing courses.

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Leeds


Phoenix House has raised the bar for electrical training centres in the UK. The centre is just East of Leeds situated just off of the M1 / A1. This makes it easily accessible from Leeds, Sheffield, Hull, York, Harrogate and all over Yorkshire.

Phoenix House, Hawthorn Park, Coal Road, Leeds, West Yorks, LS14 1PQ
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Warrington


Our Northern training facility is situated just off Junction 10 of the M62 at Birchwood Park and is very accessible from towns such as Warrington, Manchester, Liverpool and Chester.

Unit B, The Beacons, Warrington Road, Birchwood, WA3 6WY
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Coventry


Our brand new centre opened in July 2019 offering a full range of electrical courses  for those based in Birmingham, Coventry, Leicester, Northampton and all over the midlands region. The new centre is based in Westwood Business Park right next...

Rowan House, Westwood Way, Coventry, West Mids, CV4 8HS
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Gatwick


Our Mitre Court and Royce Road Facilities are just 2 minutes south of Gatwick Airport and are easily accessible by car, bus and train. They are comfortable, light and airey environments in which students can learn a wide range of practical and theory based skills.

Mitre Court, Fleming Way, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 9JY
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