Electrical Safety

Course Duration           3 days  

Location                       Jubilee Technical Training Centre, Takoradi Polytechnic

 

Who should attend this course and why?

 This course is aimed at non-electrical personnel who require an awareness of the dangers of Electricity.

 

Course Pre-Requisites

 None

 Course Overview

 This course provides a basic understanding of electrical safety. 

 

Aims

To give non-electrical personnel an awareness of possible dangers associated with electricity.

 

Objectives

 At the end of the course the delegate will:

  •  Understand the dangers of electricity
  •   Have an understanding of basic electrical theory
  •   Use appropriate testing equipment

 

 Summary of Course Content

 

  • The Electricity at Work Regulations
  • Electrical testing equipment
  • Fuse characteristics
  • The safe use of electrical test equipment
  • Earthing Methods and bonding
  • Safe Systems of Work

Mode of Delivery / Method of Assessment

 A combination of classroom delivery and practical demonstrations.

The course will be assessed by a 1 hour written/multi-choice examination.

 

Mandatory Requirement

The course delegate is required to bring Photographic Identification (ie passport).  This must be produced prior to the examination.

 

Certification

 Successful course delegates will achieve a City & Guilds Certificate.