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Domestic Electrician 1 Year (full-time)
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Domestic Electrician Craftsman

1 Year (full-time)

Available at: Debe|La Brea|Mayaro|Point Fortin|Point Lisas|Tobago


This course provides students with the knowledge and skill required to install, maintain and repair electrical systems in both domestic properties. It includes planning, layout and installation of wiring, electrical fixtures, panels, cable trays etc. Emphasis is placed on the proper use of tools and safe work practices. Also available at NESC's Goldsborough, Tobago campus.

Entry Requirements

Students are required to complete two 3-hour sessions per day, amounting to 30 hours per week a trimester

  • 3 passes CSEC General Proficiency Grade I-III or GCE O'Levels or
  • NESC Competency Certificate

All programmes include both theory and practicals.


Graduates will receive an NESC Certificate which allows direct entry into NESC's 2-year Level III Diploma programmes.

Tuition Fee: $8000

(payment plan available)

Registration Fee: $500

(non refundable)

Other fees may be applicable dependent on the programme.

Applicants must also:

  • be sixteen (16) years or older.
  • pass an interview.
  • pass a Drug Test at their cost.

Modules

  1. Trade Maths
  2. Technical English
  3. Technical Drawing
  4. Trade Electives
Practical:
  • Occupational Health Safety Tools and Test Equipment.
  • Current Voltage and Resistance.
  • Series Resistive Circuits.
  • Parallel Resistive Circuits.
  • Series-Parallel Resistive Circuits.
  • Conductor Material and Sizes.
  • Wiring Methods for Domestic Installations.
  • Installation of Domestic Electrical Equipment and Circuits.
  • Service Entrance and Grounding requirements for Domestic Dwelling.
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