Introduction to Basic Domestic Electrics

Able Skills Ltd
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  • 2 Weeks
  • Accredited Certification
  • United Kingdom

If you are looking for an introduction/refresher electrician course to achieve a very basic understanding of domestic electrical and to understand what you can and cannot do within a domestic dwelling.

C&G 4555: 10 Days (2 weeks)

The course is a mix of workshop and theory and over the 10 days will give you the practical ability and confidence in the following areas of domestic electrical installation:

The definition of electric shock
Ohms Law & Power Triangles
Identification of earthing systems
An introduction to legislation surrounding electrical installation in dwellings
Understanding breaker and cable selection
Installation of earthing and bonding, Ring circuits, Radial circuits, Cooker circuits, various lighting circuits.
Completion of installation certificate
Understanding basic inspection and testing:
Continuity of protective conductors
Continuity of protective conductors radial circuits
Continuity of protective conductors ring final circuits
Insulation resistance
Safe isolation
Adding additional outlets to a circuit
Completion of a minor works certificate
We will also build on your knowledge further and work towards strengthening your understanding of an electrical installation and any implications the installation may have with regards to the Building Regulations. Additional to the above listed; you will also cover the practical application of electrical installation in bathrooms, showers and garden areas. The training therefore also covers the following aspects:

Applicable Building Regulations
Electrical safety, legislation, regulations, standards & terminology.
Installation of a garden security light incorporating SWA
Inspecting, testing and commissioning a domestic single phase circuit.
Special locations and installations
Pre-work survey inspection
Basic understanding of 3 phase

Able Skills Ltd

Able Skills Ltd.,

Unit K5,

Riverside Industrial EstateRiverside Way,



DA1 5BS,

Tel: 0808 100 3245