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Dual Fuel Smart Meter Installation Apprenticeship

This apprenticeship will provide you with the skills and knowledge to safely install, exchange and maintain smart meters, explaining to customers how they work and how to use energy more efficiently.
Duration
14 months
Location
Greater Manchester SkillCentre, Trafford Park

Dual Fuel Smart Meter Installation forms a key part of the Smart Government mandate to reduce carbon emissions and improve energy management.

Dual Fuel Smart Meter Installers are responsible for the safe installation, exchange, commission, decommission and ongoing maintenance of smart metering systems and associated equipment and communication systems.

WHEN DOES THE COURSE START?

Please register your interest for this apprenticeship by clicking the 'Apply' button above, you will then be contacted by one of our Team.

WHAT DOES THE COURSE COVER?

This apprenticeship will provide you with the following knowledge and skills:

  • Current Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and regulations applicable to work in the gas and power industries
  • Gas and electrical testing and assessment procedures needed to establish the condition of the equipment and installation and the actions needed as a result
  • Knowledge of Smart metering systems to be able to discuss and advise the customer 
  • Install, exchange, commission, decommission and ongoing maintenance of Smart metering systems, associated equipment and communication systems in accordance with industry standards
  • Identify where situations or conditions are too unsafe standards and take appropriate actions within your range of competency
What are the entry requirements?

You must hold a GCSE grade A*-C/4-9 in maths and English, or equivalent qualifications/experience.

How much does the course cost?

There is no fee for the learner. For information on costs to the employer, please contact us.

T. 0161 876 3300
E. gmskillcentre@gceducationandskills.ac.uk

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