Basic Electrical

This course focuses on the fundamentals needed to work on a domestic electrical system and is perfect for the new electrician who wants to be educated on electricity is safely distributed to all consumers.

Course Content:

Module 1: Electrical introduction and safety

Module 2: The use and care of electrical measuring instruments

Module 3: Introduction to single and three phase supply circuits

Module 4: Electrical installation and construction

Type of Course:

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

Cost of this Course:

R15 000.00

Price Includes:

• Lunch

• Learning material

• Facilitation

• SETA Learner uploading

• SETA Learner registration

• Internal assessment

• Internal moderation

• Internal Certification

Course Duration:

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

Monday – Friday

Time: 09:00 – 16:00 Everyday

Admission Requirements:


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:

• Registration on SETA National Learner Data Base
• SETA statement of results for the following unitstandards:

  • 9839 – Apply and maintain safety in an electrical environment
  • 11954 – Design and construct a single phase circuit
  • 10252 – Identify, inspect, use, maintain and care for engineering hand tools
  • 113877 – Understand fundamentals of electricity
  • 10254 – Maintain electrical distribution boards, panels and enclosures