Electrical Engineering for Non-Electrical Engineers

Course Information

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.

PLEASE NOTE: Price displayed is based on training being held at our Middlesbrough HQ. For training to be delivered at customer premises please contact the Business Development Team on 01642 462266 or email amy.spencer@tte.co.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

Course Content

  • 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

Assessment Method

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, multi-choice question paper.

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Course Information


Successful delegates will receive a City & Guilds Certificate.


4 Days


Middlesbrough or Customer Premises

Who is it for

The course is aimed at all personnel who require a basic understanding of electrical systems.


Candidates should possess a reasonable command of written and spoken English. The candidate is required to bring photographic identification to the course (ie passport/photo driving licence).


£570.00 + VAT