These courses are designed to provide the skills necessary for non-electrical personnel to carry out first line maintenance such as fundamental fault finding, isolation, disconnection and reconnection of motors, sensors, contactors, control units, etc.

The course is broken down into 3 units; Unit A; Unit B and Unit C which are offered as three 5 day courses, and can be taken in any order to suit company requirements.

Delegates can book and pay per unit or book on the full course and pay the discounted fee of £1995 + VAT

Full Course £1995 + VAT

Unit A £720 + VAT
Unit B £720 + VAT
Unit C £720 + VAT

The above fees include all tuition, course material, Basic Electrical Installation Work publication, HSE publication, Electricity at Work – Safe Working Practices (Unit B only), refreshments and lunch

To book 2017 dates please contact 01480 435544

Full Course description

These courses are designed to provide the skills necessary for non-electrical personnel to carry out first line maintenance such as fundamental fault finding, isolation, disconnection and reconnection of motors, sensors, contactors, control units, etc.

The course is broken down into 3 units; Unit A; Unit B and Unit C which are offered as three 5 day courses, and can be taken in any order to suit company requirements.

Unit A

This unit covers the basic fundamentals of electricity and electrical theory. Practical exercises are included to reinforce the learning

Key areas include:

• Ohms Law

• Basic Power Calculations

• Simple Circuits

• Earthing and Bonding

• Lighting and Controls

Unit B

This unit covers industrial electrical power supplies and systems including protection measures and legal requirements. Practical exercises are included to reinforce the learning.

Key areas include:

• Health & Safety at Work Act

• Electricity at Work Regulations

• Distribution

• Safe Isolation

• Protective Devices

Unit C

Basics of the construction, operation and maintenance of motors. Practical exercises are included to reinforce the learning

Key areas include:

• Induction Motors

• Universal motors

• Contactors and relays

• Simple motor control systems

Suggested follow on course(s)

NVQ in Engineering Technical Support or Engineering Maintenance Level 2 or 3 (assessed in-company)

City & Guilds IET 17th Edition wiring Regulations (BS7671) 2008: Amended 2015. Level 3

 

 

These courses are designed to provide the skills necessary for non-electrical personnel to carry out first line maintenance such as fundamental fault finding, isolation, disconnection and reconnection of motors, sensors, contactors, control units,etc.

 

The course is broken down into 3 units; Unit A; Unit B and Unit C which are offered as three 5 day courses, and can be taken in any order to suit company requirements.

 

 

Unit A

This unit covers the basic fundamentals of electricity and electrical theory. Practical exercises are included to reinforce the learning

 

Key areas include:

·         Ohms Law

·         Basic Power Calculations

·         Simple Circuits

·         Earthing and Bonding

·         Lighting and Controls

 

Unit B

This unit covers industrial electrical power supplies and systems including protection measures and legal requirements. Practical exercises are included to reinforce the learning.

 

Key areas include:

·         Health & Safety at Work Act

·         Electricity at Work Regulations

·         Distribution

·         Safe Isolation

·         Protective Devices

 

 

 

 

 

Unit C

Basics of the construction, operation and maintenance of motors. There is a repeat of this text on the next linePractical exercises are included to reinforce the learning

 

Key areas include:

·         Induction Motors

·         Universal motors

·         Contactors and relays

·         Simple motor control systems

 

Suggested follow on course(s)

NVQ in Engineering Technical Support or Engineering Maintenance Level 2 or 3 (assessed in-company)

City & Guilds IET 17th Edition wiring Regulations (BS7671) 2008: Amended 2015. Level 3

Course Duration
15 Days
Course Fees

Full Course Fee per delegate £1895 + VAT

Unit A per delegate £ 720 + VAT

Unit B per delegate £ 720 + VAT

Unit C per delegate £ 720 + VAT

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Course Dates

2017Book complete courseUnit AUnit BUnit C
23 Jan - 24 Mar23 - 27 Jan20 - 24 Feb20 - 24 Mar
24 Apr - 07 Jul24 - 28 Apr05 - 09 Jun03 - 07 Jul
21 Aug - 03 Nov21 - 25 Aug25 - 29 Sep30 Oct - 03 Nov
2016Unit C
12 - 16 Dec
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