Electrical Trade Test

This course is for the Electrician with experience that would like to write his trade test.  This will ensure you are prepared before writing the test by practically testing all aspects of the trade and identifying the gaps


Course Content

Trace a circuit of which the resistive components are not visible

Wire a three-heat stove switch

Perform a resistance calculation on a three heat stove switch with various resistors as load

Perform an acceptance test on a single – and three phase motor

Perform a cable joint

Wire a single phase forward – reverse motor starter (plug – in a panel and wiring panel)

What type of course is this?

This is a practical course and the modules will be done in a fully equipped workshop.

What is the cost of this Course?

R12 650.00 (incl. VAT)

Price Includes: Lunch, Learning material, Facilitation, SETA Learner uploading, SETA Learner registration, Internal assessment, Internal moderation, Internal Certification, transport to and from Kempton Park Transnet station as well as Rhodesfield Gautrain Station

How long is this course?

This is a full time course: 20 working day (4 Weeks)

Monday – Friday

Time: 09:00 – 16:00 Everyday

Admission Requirements

Full electrical qualification with practical experience


N1 and N2 with 3 years practical experience


6 years of experience in the field with no formal qualification

Recognition of prior learning

If what you have learned at work, from other programs, courses, from life experience or training provided at work is relevant to this program, you may be entitled to gain subject credits or exemptions.  A RPL (Recognition of prior learning) process is available for recognition and assessment of your skills. Relevant credits will be passed.



On completion of this course the student will earn the following:

  • Certificate of Completion