City & Guilds 2339 -17 Level 2 Electrical Power Engineering – Distribution & Transmission Technical Knowledge

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*Start and End dates may change to meet with the groups / sponsor / individual requirements of the study team.

Exam dates will be spread throughout the year for staged progression after each module is complete and is in the form of multi-choice or written papers dependent on the module. You gain your qualification on successful completion of the examinations for the four modules of study.

Course Content

You will be required to complete the following units of study

Unit 660 Understand legislation in the power industry

Unit 661 Mathematics, mechanical and electrical theory in power engineering

Unit 662 Power Engineering electrical networks, plant and apparatus

Unit 663 Power Engineering cables, sub stations and overhead lines

Aim

Unit 660 Understand legislation in the power industry

Unit aim
The learner will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the following when working in a power  engineering nvironment:
• relative health, safety and environmental legislation, the use of method statements, codes  of practice and risk assessments
• effective working management techniques to improve productivity of self and others
• methods of using and communicating technical information.

Unit 661 Mathematics, mechanical and electrical theory in power engineering

Unit aim
The learner will be able to demonstrate:
• an understanding of the practical engineering application of addition, subtraction, division,  multiplication, basic ransposition and trigonometry
• an understanding of mathematical calculations in a power engineering environment
• an understanding of mechanical engineering principles, materials, equipment and  techniques including, movement of loads, SI units, pulleys, transposition and application of  basic formulae
• an understanding of the use of mechanical engineering principles and techniques in a power  engineering environment
• an understanding of basic electrical principles including AC/DC theory, electrical dangers,  simple circuits, magnetism, SI units, transformers and transposition and application of basic  formulae
• an understanding of basic electrical principles and their application in a power engineering  environment..

Unit 662 Power Engineering electrical networks, plant and apparatus

Unit aim
The learner will be able to demonstrate:
• an understanding of power engineering electrical networks including; generation,  transmission, distribution and transformation of system voltages
• an understanding of power engineering electrical plant and apparatus including the  properties and purpose of transformers, switchgear, earthing devices, voltage and load  control and automated equipment
• an understanding of the types, properties and use of power engineering electrical  transmission and distribution plant and apparatus
• an understanding of power engineering common network configurations, terms and  characteristics, switching operations, safety documentation and protection.

Unit 663 Power Engineering cables, sub stations and overhead lines

Unit aim
The learner will be able to demonstrate an understanding of the types and characteristics of:
• common cables and joints, including causes and consequences of common faults
• the types and characteristics of common substation plant and apparatus including causes  and consequences of common faults
• common overhead line plant and apparatus including causes and consequences of common  faults.

Participants

There are no restrictions on entry to the qualifications. Candidates should not be registered for  these qualifications if they already hold a qualification of a similar level and within the same content  area, from City & Guilds, or another awarding body.

Age restrictions
This qualification is not approved for use by candidates under the age of 16.

Certification

Level 2 Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering – Distribution and Transmission (Technical Knowledge) 2339-17

 

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