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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 Derwent Training certificate of attendance only.

Duration: 3 days
Price: £385.00 per delegate
Trainer: Nigel Beresford
Start Date: To be Agreed

Course Brief & Learning Outcome:

  • Electricity at Work and IET Wiring Regulations (BS7671:2018)
  • Safe isolation and working procedures
  • Dangers of electricity and the associated hazards
  • Basic electrics: current, voltage and resistance relationship with Ohms Law
  • Generation, transmission and distribution of electricity
  • Protection systems, types and characteristics of fuses, circuit breakers and RCD's
  • Test instruments
  • Electromagnetic induction
  • Motor and motor starting
  • Electrical symbols and schematic diagrams.

Other Information

  • The training will take place at Derwent Training Association, Malton. However, for block bookings, the Basic Electrical Awareness course can be undertaken at your premises. 
  • Course start and finish times: 9.00am - 16.00pm
  • A Basic Electrical Awareness workbook will be included for you to keep upon completion of the course. 

We will book in a Basic Electrical Awareness course when we have interest from up to 5 delegates. Please contact our Business Administrator Laura Pearson on laura.pearson@derwenttraining.co.uk or 01653 697698 to enquire further.

*PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE COVID REGULATIONS WE ARE NOT PERMITTING EXTERNAL VISITORS INTO THE TRAINING CENTRE SO NO COURSES WILL BE BOOKED IN AT THE TRAINING CENTRE*

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 lauren@derwenttraining.co.uk or call 01653 697698. Alternatively, you can fill in this form.