Electricity & Electrical Systems Level One, Two and Three

Organisation profile

ILDÁNA  provides an array of mainly technical / engineering training courses and consultancy services to the public and private sectors throughout the island of Ireland. 

The various members of the ILDÁNA team are recognised as subject-matter-experts in their respective fields. ILDANÁ's trainers have years of practical experience and ensure that each course is up-to-date technically, well managed and consistently well-presented with clearly identified aims and learning opportunities.

Training aim

This course will develop a candidate’s competency to deal safely and efficiently with electrical and plant related issues at an introductory level.

Learning objectives

The participants will learn how to wire up, test and operate a range of different electrical circuits on workboard provided using standard electrical components including circuit breakers, a three phase motor, circuit board and a multimeter test instrument . Ensure that all cabling, connections and operating standards are met for each circuit. Ensure that this competency yields a clear understanding of how electrical plant operates and is tested in industry.  

Course outline

Electrons, Diagrams, Circuits, Terminations, Cables, OHM's Law, Multi-Meter, Series Circuit, Parallel Circuit, Electrical Safety ONE, MCB's/Fuses, Power, RCD's, Electro-Magnetism, Transformers, Contactors, Stop/Start, Hold-On,  Thermal-Overloads, Induction Motors, Motor Circuit Power, Motor Terminations, Grip-On Ammeter, Motor Testing, Brush Motors, Circuit Applications, Circuit Testing, Fault Finding, Electrical Safety TWO.

10 theory and practical tests throughout the 2 x days.  

Trainer's profile

Brendan McGuinness, Trainer with ILDANA TRAINING & CONSULTANCY,  has some 30 years of practical industrial experience and is a conscientious and systematic individual with a flair for demonstrating a logical approach to problem solving and regularly presents the above course. Experienced in an FMCG multinational with a proven track record of achievement in Engineering and Management. 

He is Qualified in Electrical, Lean/Sigma, Visuality, Facilities Management, Asset Care and Health and Safety

Course duration

2 days

Assessment & certification

Certificate of Achievement plus 2 CPD Credits

Who should attend

Operations, production, maintenance managers, engineers, technicians and personnel who have limited electrical experience and need to add to their knowledge of electricity and electrical systems.

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