This course will allow trainees to install electrical wiring of buildings and appliances, diagnose, repair faults and install new electrical components.
What you will learn
In this course you will get to understand electricity and its sources of generation and understand current, volt and resistance, their units and relationship among them i.e. Ohm’s Law and its simple application. You will also learn how to describe series, parallel circuits, and explain voltage drop in the line, explain the estimation of material and tools for all domestic installations and define the construction of simple measuring instruments i.e. voltmeter, ammeter, megger meter watt and kwh meter and their uses. The course will also teach you how to differentiate between single-phase and three-phase loads, describe a single-phase motor used on machines and how to rectify if faults occur.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enroll in this course now.
After completion of this course you will be able to interpret electrical drawing of buildings to be able to fix PVC pipes and other types of wiring. You will also be able to measure plan wiring, calculate the load of all electrical appliances, install electrical cables/wires, as well as perform repairs and maintenance of electrical appliances, ensure occupational health and safety (OHAS).