Level 3, 15 Credits.

Pre-Requisite: CE3001

Outcome Statement

Students will apply knowledge of cable and wiring systems including damp situations.

Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Identify practices required for working safely in damp situations(3 credits).
  2. Install and terminate cables and flexible cords for common uses (3 credits).
  3. Select and install a variety of cable support systems (3 credits).
  4. Explain the operation of and use electronic components commonly used in the electrical trade (4 credits)
  5. Apply basic soldering techniques to a range of applications (2 credits).


Include but not limited to:

  • Damp situations and zones
  • IP ratings
  • Legislative requirements for cables and cords
  • Cable routing, handling and installation methods
  • Termination requirements and methods including crimp lugs, terminal posts and screw terminals.
  • Cable support systems
  • Fire barrier regulations for cable penetration points
  • Electronic components and circuits.
  • Soldering safety and techniques

Note: This course has a pre-requisite of ENCE3001 which includes electrical safety because in this course students may be working on live electrical equipment.