Basic Electrical Maintenance


Basic Electrical Maintenance

Course Overview: 

This course is aimed at those who have limited or no experience with electrical circuits and components. It will provide the learner with the theory and practice required to undertake basic electrical maintenance within their own premises or places of work e.g. connecting a plug top, changing a light switch or fitting, checking for circuit continuity, etc.
There is no formal assessment involved but we do include a knowledge assessment at the end of the course and you’ll receive a certificate of attendance
This course would suit individuals or groups of both sex who possess limited or no knowledge of domestic electrical circuits and components.
Fee £195 vat exempt

Entry Requirements: 

No specific electrical knowledge is required but candidates must be able to understand and retain technical information.

Course Delivery: 

This is a 2 day course will consist of classroom instruction and exercises.
This course covers:
·         Safe isolation procedures
·         Safe Installation Procedures & Practices
·         Component Identification
·         Identifying unsafe electrical situations
·         Electrical earthing and bonding requirements
·         Installing and replacement of electrical components
·         Basic Fault Finding Techniques
·         Checking the correct and safe operation of installed electrical component
On successful completion of this course, you should be able to:

  • Understand how to safely isolate equipment.
  • Determine the risks of working with electrical equipment and know how to minimise them.
Progression Opportunities: 

Delegates attending this course may also like to consider
Portable Appliance Testing
Domestic Installer Course
Installing Domestic Photovoltaic Systems

Additional Information: 

All delivery staff are experienced electricians and qualified teachers. We boast a very high success rate for this essential qualification

Venue The Energy Centre , Hill House Campus, Cockett Rd, Swansea SA2 0FD 9am - 4.30pm


01792 284400

GCS Training is a part of Gower College Swansea


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