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The Introduction to Basic Domestic Electrical Techniques and Procedures is for the new electrician. It will focus on all the fundamentals needed to work on domestic electrical systems as well as effective preparation for your ARPL and Trade Test. This course will teach, educate, instruct and prepare you on how electricity is safely distributed to all consumers. You will be instructed, trained and assessed by suitably qualified experts in both theory and practical work in fully equipped workshops. Your theory and practical skills will be tested and improved in this environment. You will learn in a practical workshop environment from industry experts. All modules are done and practiced in a fully equipped workshop allowing you to immediately use your practical skills rather than a theoretical environment. With this introductory course you will be equipped with the essential foundation to begin your journey as a competent and safe domestic electrician.

On completion of this course, you will receive The Olifantsfontein Artisans Academy Electrical Certificate of Accomplishment.

Course Modules

  • Orientation

  • Basic Skills 

  • Basic Electrical

  • Basic Hand Tools

  • Wiring Construction

  • Transformers

  • DC Motors

  • AC Motors

  • Testing & Fault Finding

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Course Objectives

  • Gain the necessary skills and knowledge to work confidently with domestic electrical systems.

  • Receive instruction and guidance from qualified industry experts.

  • Practice in fully equipped workshops for immediate application of skills.

  • Prepare effectively for the ARPL and Trade Test.

  • Improve both theoretical understanding and practical capabilities

Course Duration

  • 40 Days


Contact Us

62 Cape Road, Fiveways Center, Mill Park, Port Elizabeth

041 354 5659 / 081 723 9916 / 073 065 8904 / 067 979 7441

Opening Hours

Mon - Thurs



08:00 am – 15:00 pm

08:00 am – 12:00 pm

08:00 am – 13:00 pm

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