Is this course for you?

This course is aimed at non-electrical staff that will be required to work on and around electrical machines and equipment.


This course will raise the awareness of the hazards and dangers associated with electrical equipment and machines and demonstrate safe methods of work accordingly.

On completion of the course delegates will be able to diagnose simple electrical faults and have an understanding of the possible causes and carry out necessary isolations and repairs, whilst understanding their limitations and hazards associated with the electrical systems and machines.


By the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the basic principles of electricity
  • State the dangers of electricity
  • Describe fundamental requirements for protection against electric shock
  • Follow the correct procedure for safe isolation and working safely
  • Correctly connect/disconnect electrical equipment

Prerequisite to attending the course

Candidates must be able to demonstrate adequate prior knowledge of BS 7671 to ensure they have the potential to successfully gain the update qualification.


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Classrooms are available for theory learning and group exercises (close to training laboratories when practice activities are included).


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