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Mechanical to Electrical Conversion training course

Course code: ME12  |  View training area

A 5 day training course for mechanical and electrical staff of a predominantly mechanical background who have or who are about to be given responsibility for work on low voltage (LV) electrical installations. It is recommended that all delegates of a mechanical discipline attend this course prior to any other electrical course.

Please see below for our full training overview for the Mechanical to Electrical Conversion course.

Benefits of attending for the delegate

  • Familiarisation with plant.
  • Greater understanding and compliance with legislation.

Benefits of attending for the employer

  • Competence and confidence of staff members working with LV Installations.
  • Employees will feel their employer has made an investment in their future.

What you will learn

  • Basic electrical theory (AC & DC).
  • Dangers of electricity and means of safe isolation.
  • Earthing systems and types of supply.
  • Transformers & LV distribution.
  • Motors, starters & control circuits.
  • Generators & standby supplies.
  • Circuit configurations & overcurrent protection.
  • Introduction to inspection & testing.

What qualifications will you achieve?

  • This course incorporates assessment and certification under the City and Guilds Frontline Skills Framework Utilities 5831 scheme unit 871 Mechanical to Electrical Multi-Skilling.

How is this training delivered?

  • The theory of the course is delivered in the classroom, but there is an emphasis on demonstration and hands on practical experience with relevant equipment wherever this is possible.
  • The City and Guilds qualification is assessed through written tests.

What do I need to bring with me?

  • Delegates can bring with them any materials used by their own employer, copies of risk assessments or management systems so that they can see how their materials fit in to the context of the training.

Course dates

Course code
5 day training course
Price from
£1235.00 + certification

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Start DateStart DateEnd DateVenueExc. VATInc. VAT 
19/02/2018Mon 19 Feb 2018Fri 23 Feb 2018 York £1235.00£1482.00 Add to my basket
30/04/2018Mon 30 Apr 2018Fri 04 May 2018 Swindon £1235.00£1482.00 Add to my basket
11/06/2018Mon 11 Jun 2018Fri 15 Jun 2018 York £1235.00£1482.00 Add to my basket
20/08/2018Mon 20 Aug 2018Fri 24 Aug 2018 Linlithgow £1235.00£1482.00 Add to my basket
22/10/2018Mon 22 Oct 2018Fri 26 Oct 2018 York £1235.00£1482.00 Add to my basket
10/12/2018Mon 10 Dec 2018Fri 14 Dec 2018 Swindon £1235.00£1482.00 Add to my basket