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Basic Electrical Maintenance

Cost: £750 +VAT
Duration: 5 days


This course covers:

  • Identifying and using basic electrical components
  • Isolating and testing supplies in line with the requirements of the EaWR and GS 38
  • Using common electrical test instruments safely and efficiently
  • Reading typical electrical drawings
  • Reading motor rating plates
  • Identifying and connecting industrial motors.


Entry requirements:

None required

Where will I study:

Training 2000 Blackburn


entry requirements:

To enable non-electrical personnel to carry out simple electrical tasks safely and efficiently and be able to identify electrical faults.

Method of delivery

Lecture demonstration hands-on exercise using real electrical tools and equipment.

Who is this for

Mechanical and other non-electrical maintenance staff.


Upon successful completion of the course delegates will be able to:

  • Use and Understand electrical terminology
  • Apply the principles of electrical safety
  • State the basic requirements of Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Use and understand simple electrical drawings
  • Recognise and select appropriate types of fuses
  • Connect and disconnect industrial three phase motors
  • Test industrial phase motors
  • Use and fault find on simple electrical motor starting systems

Observation and Questioning.

Date last updated:10 March 2021