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City & Guilds 2339 Level 2 Certificate: Electrical Power Engineering – Distribution and Transmission (Distance Learning)

EA Technology offers the City & Guilds level 2 Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering – Transmission and Distribution (2339-17) as a distance learning course.

This qualification has been developed in association with industry employers and the sector skills council Energy & Utility Skills (EU Skills) and serves as the knowledge component in the Apprenticeship Standards.

It allows candidates to gain the knowledge required for employment and/or career progression in electricity distribution and transmission.  Candidates can progress on to the City & Guilds level 3 Certificate in Electrical Power Engineering – Transmission and Distribution (2339-42).


The course includes the following four units:

  • Understanding legislation in the power industry
  • Mathematics, mechanical and electrical theory in power engineering
  • Power engineering electrical networks, plant and apparatus
  • Power engineering cables, substations and overhead lines

Further information about the credits, timing and assessment of each unit can be found in the attached PDF course document.

The qualification provides a comprehensive foundation for careers in the power industry

  • It has been developed and is recognised by leading employers within the industry
  • The course provides flexible workforce development designed to fit around normal operational activities
  • Comprehensive learning materials are supported by online tutorials and assistance from industry and academic tutors
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Course duration: 12 months

CPD Information


EA Technology are accredited members of the CPD certification service. This course counts towards your planned CPD requirements.

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