• Age group19+
  • Duration1 Week


The course is aimed at all personnel who require a basic understanding of electrical systems. The aim of the course is to provide the delegate with a basic understanding of electrical systems and the associated electrical skills.  By adopting their safe electrical knowledge they could aid a craft team and carryout defined tasks safely.

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

The aim of the course is to provide non-electrical personnel the skills to carryout tasks which involve some electrical working.

At the end of the course you will be able to:

  • Understand the dangers of electricity
  • Make isolations and restorations to a competency required for the tasks to be undertaken
  • Understand basic electrical theory
  • Identify a hazardous area
  • Recognise a lighting circuit
  • Know how trace heating operates
  • Use correct test equipment

Modules include:

  • The Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Electrical testing equipment
  • Electrical isolations
  • Proving isolations
  • Restorations
  • Overload resets
  • Fuse characteristics
  • Lighting
  • Trace heating
  • Hazardous areas
  • IS and loops

Delivery will be a combination of classroom tuition and practical hands-on training.

Each candidate is required to demonstrate understanding through a 1 hour written, question paper.

£570 Please note this course is full cost and therefore learners are unable to get any fee remission.
Please enquire by the clicking the ‘enquire now button’ at the top of this website page or contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk.

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Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. Eligible students can also benefit from free travel.