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City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate in Knowledge of Electronic Security and Emergency Systems (QCF)

Course Code: C2240
Campus: Castlereagh
Week Commencing: 03 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
23 Jun 19
Time: 09:00-16:30

This employed apprenticeship programme provides underpinning knowledge for those wishing to be employed in the security and alarm sectors.  Training will be undertaken in a range of areas including the study of managing, installing and upgrading security and alarms systems, providing technical advice and fault diagnosis, workplace safety and working practices.

This is an ApprenticeshipsNI Programme:
• Year 1: College 2 days per week, with employer 3 days
• Year 2: College 1 day per week, with employer 4 days
• Year 3 & 4: With employer 5 days

This course session is currently in Clearing – please attend our Clearing day to enrol. Please refer to our clearing page for information on what you need to bring with you. 

Career Opportunities / Progression

Successful completion of the L2 apprenticeship programme will enable employed students to progress to the Level 3 Apprenticeship programme.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must have GCSE Mathematics and English at Grade D or above and be employed by a suitable intruder alarms company.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Important Information

Employer Benefits
• Industry standard/employer coordinated practical workshops for off the job training and some of the most up to date learning facilities in college to compliment training received on site.
• A dedicated Training Support Officer will liaise with employers and support Apprentices.
• DfE funded programme.

Contact Information

Connor McGrath, tel: 028 9026 5000 ext 3115 or email: [email protected]