Basic Electrics - One Day Course
This one day course combines the essential knowledge and understanding of safe electrical good practice with some "hands on" experience of using the necessary tools and equipment.
The course is ideal for technical staff who may not be qualified electricians but require the basic knowledge in order to disconnect, reconnect and diagnose faults safely on electrical equipment.PLEASE NOTE: This course can be undertaken 'on-site' at the delegates' premises. Please contact our office on 01579 348544 or firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
Course objectives/key benefits
On completion delegates will be able to demonstrate their safety awareness in electrical installations.
Who is the course aimed at?
Anyone who requires a basic understanding of electrical installations, protective devices and general safe electrical practice. This may include technicians, plumbing and heating engineers, or anyone responsible for day-to-day maintenance of a building.
There are no entry/pre-requisite requirements to undertaking this course.
The course is designed for students of either gender and is open to all ages. Students wishing to enrol can speak to a member of the SWAAT training staff to be advised of their suitability.
- Applicable electrical legislation/regulations
- Electrical terminology
- Electrical power theory, AC supplies, DC supplies, Ohm's law
- Use of electrical test equipment
- Safe electrical isolation
- Conventional circuits
- Basic Wiring
- Electrical earthing systems
- Protective devices
- End of course question paper and practical tasks
One dayPLEASE NOTE: A three-day version of this course is also available for anyone wishing to have a more extensive understanding of electrical installations. Please click here for further details of this course.
Theory and practical workshop
Although there is no formal assessment a question paper and tasks related to basic electrical work is given to each candidate to complete at the end of the course.
All candidates who attend this course will receive a SWAAT Certificate in Basic Electrics.
Candidates will be provided with a training pack.
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