Electrical Course

Why should you become an Electrician?

An electrical trade qualification is highly sought after today due to the shortage of these skills in South Africa and Internationally. Choosing to obtain an electrical trade qualification is a valuable life choice.

Our qualified Trades persons are able to begin their chosen career path in Grade 9 at the early age of 15, obtaining their Electrical Qualification along with a Business and Management certificate and Red Seal (equivalent of Matric) in the same time as it would have taken to achieve a matric pass, and are ready to establish their own trade related business with unlimited earning potential, or work overseas as a very sought after trades person.

Electrical Course Admission Requirements

Students should be ages 15-19 years old and have completed Grade 9 or equivalent.

After qualifying with this course you will work effectively within various industries, making use of electrical engineering knowledge and skills to meet the challenges of such an environment.

You will be able to relate your learning to scientific and technological principles and concepts and:

  • Plan and prepare work site, equipment, tools, consumables and materials for electrical activities and operations.
  • Install, wire and connect electrical equipment and control systems.
  • Test and inspect electrical equipment, control systems and installations.
  • Commission control systems and installations.
  • Maintain and repair electrical equipment, control systems and installations.

Theory Learning

1.     Health, Safety, Quality and Legislation

2.     Tools, Equipment and Materials 

3.     Electricity and electronics

4.     Industry Context 

5.     Wire ways and wiring 

6.     Rotating electrical machinery 

7.     Electrical supply systems and components

8.     Low Voltage protection 

9.     Fault Finding 


Practical Skill Learning:

1.     Tools, Equipment and Materials 

2.     Electricity and electronics 

3.     Wire ways and wiring 

4.     Rotating electrical machinery 

5.     Low Voltage protection 

6.     Fault Finding 

Monthly Fee
3 x R15 000/month
6 x R10 000/month
36 x R3750/month
36 x R5500/month
Theory and Practical: 3 Months
Work Experience: 3 Months
Apprenticeship: 33 Months
Business Management Certificate
Mini MBA
Driver’s license preparation
NQF Level 4 Trade Test