An electrician’s responsibilities will depend on the type of electrician you are and your level of experience. Electricians typically perform the following tasks:
To become an electrician, an applicant must have a high school diploma and an industry-recognised “level 3” diploma. Accepted qualifications include a level 3 diploma in: Electrical Installations (Buildings and Structures) Electro-technical Services (Electrical Maintenance) Installing Electro-technical Systems & Equipment (Buildings, Structures and the Environment)
Candidates are also required to complete an apprenticeship program that combines on-the-job training with classroom instruction. An electrical apprenticeship program normally lasts about four to five years. However, the hours may be reduced if the worker’s earned credits for relevant courses including mechanical drawings and electronics. The average salary for an electrician job in London is £9.50-£15/per hour.
Here are some popular roles for electrician jobs in London: