Basic Electrical Training - Virtual Training

Duration: Two-day course - Theory Only

Time: 08:00 - 16:00

Type: Advanced

Language: English

Cost: R2,600 / $150


An electrician is a tradesman specializing in electrical wiring of buildings, transmission lines, stationary machines, and related equipment. Electricians may be employed in the installation of new electrical components or the maintenance and repair of existing electrical infrastructure.[1] Electricians may also specialize in wiring ships, airplanes, and other mobile platforms, as well as data and cable lines. 

Qualifications Required

Preconditions for becoming a certified electrical contractor include completing an electrical contractor apprenticeship and passing a Trade Test.  There are many TVET Colleges, as well as learnership and apprenticeship programmes, that offer qualifications as an electrician.  Another option is to complete a Bachelor of Science: Electrical  Engineering degree, plus an additional master’s  degree, followed by a training programme within a specific company.

Subjects Required

Contact each institution for their specific requirements, but these subjects are recommended:

• Mathematics

• Physical Sciences

• Information Technology

• Electrical Technology

Course Outcome

This presentation is not designed to teach you to work on electrical equipment.

You will not be qualified to work on electrical equipment.

If you spot problems with electrical equipment you should report it.

Customer Requirements

10 Gigabyte of Data per day with up and down speeds of 1.5 Megabits/second


A Tablet (Eg. iPad) with internet access to read the manual on

Microsoft Teams camera that is operational

Headset with Microphone

Administration Rights on their PC

Windows 7

Note book and pen

Links to be tested (one business day prior to training)

Students to log on at least 10 minutes before the course start time 

Students to be prepared to be engaged in the class, as there will be various Quizzes during the course

Class Times: 

08h00 – Session 1

10h00 – Break

10h30 – Session 2

12h00 – Lunch

13h00 – Session 3

14h15 – Break

14h30 – Session 4

16h00 – End of the Day


10 Modules

●Module 1 Safety

●Module 2 Basic electricity

●Module 3 Resistors

●Module 4 Electrical plug wiring

●Module 5 Electrical wires

●Module 6 Switches

●Module 7 Motors

●Module 8 Electric circuit fault finding

●Module 9 Circuit breakers


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