Domestic electrician specialise in domestic wiring, learning to diagnose and repair faults and install new electrical components.
What you will learn
In this course you will learn about electricity and its sources of generation, explain current, volt, and resistance their units and relationship among them i.e. Ohm’s law and its simple application, describe series and parallel circuits, explain voltage drop in the line, as well as explain the estimation of material and tools for all domestic installations. You will also be able to define the construction of simple measuring instruments i.e. voltmeter, ammeter, megger meter, watt and kwh meter, differentiate between single-phase and three-phase loads and describe the single-phase motor, and identify and rectify faults.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enroll in this course now.
After completing this course, you will be able to interpret electrical drawings of buildings to fix wiring, take measurements according to planned wiring, calculate the load of all electrical appliances and install electrical cables and wires. You will also be able to perform repair and maintenance of electrical appliances, ensure occupational health and safety (OHS) and develop professionalism.