Level 3, 15 Credits.

Requisites/Restrictions: Nil

Outcome Statement

Students will install, test and fault-find electrical cords, cables, and equipment.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

  1. Select and install electrical cords and cables for a variety of applications. (5 credits)
  2. Select and install common electrical fittings for a variety of applications. (5 credits)
  3. Describe and diagnose common electrical faults. (5 credits)


Include but not limited to:

  • Electrical cords and cable types, identification and specifications
  • Cord and cable installation procedures and practices
  • Electrical fittings identification and specifications
  • Electrical fittings installation procedures and practices for diverse situations
  • Diagnosing common electrical faults
  • Using test equipment to fault find and test various electrical installations
  • Legislative requirements testing installations