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Basic Electrical Awareness

Who is this course for....

This course is suitable for those with little or no experience in electricity and are looking for a basic understanding, who are perhaps new to the industry or working in the maintenance field. Please note this is not an accredited course and you will receive a DTA certificate of attendance only.

Duration: 3 days
Price: £385.00 (we do not charge VAT)
Trainer: Nigel Beresford
Start Date: To be Agreed

Course Brief & Learning Outcome:

  • Introduction to Electrical Legislation – Electricity at Work and IET Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2008) these documents being referenced throughout the course
  • Safe isolation and working procedures
  • Dangers of electricity and associated hazards
  • Basic Electrics – current, voltage, resistance relationship with Ohms Law and how these characteristics relate to the correct functioning of protection devices
  • Generation, transmission and distribution of electricity and identifying how supplies are derived and distributed to domestic and industrial installations
  • Test Instruments – use of multimeter, low resistance ohmmeter and insulation resistance ohmmeter.

Other Information

Derwent Training Association, Hertford Way, Malton, YO17 6YG
9:00am – 4:00pm
Lunch will not be provided on the course so please provide your own lunch. 

Register Your Interest...

We only book this course when we have interest from up to 5 delegates. To show your interest for this course please contact Lauren on or call 01653 697698. Alternatively, you can fill in this form.