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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.

Read the full training overview

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.

Price from: £1297.00 + VAT

Course rating

"Terry was a fantastic teacher and I will highly recommend this course to my colleagues."

Jozef Quinn, Costain Ltd.

Course dates

Course code
5 day training course
Price from
£1297.00 + certification

Please use the basket link to book online, or book by calling us on 0800 876 6708.

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01/10/2018Mon 01 Oct 2018Fri 05 Oct 2018 Derby £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
22/10/2018Mon 22 Oct 2018Fri 26 Oct 2018 York £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
10/12/2018Mon 10 Dec 2018Fri 14 Dec 2018 Swindon £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
17/12/2018Mon 17 Dec 2018Fri 21 Dec 2018 Derby £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
04/02/2019Mon 04 Feb 2019Fri 08 Feb 2019 York £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
01/04/2019Mon 01 Apr 2019Fri 05 Apr 2019 Swindon £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
10/06/2019Mon 10 Jun 2019Fri 14 Jun 2019 York £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
08/07/2019Mon 08 Jul 2019Fri 12 Jul 2019 Swindon £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
29/07/2019Mon 29 Jul 2019Fri 02 Aug 2019 Derby £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
16/09/2019Mon 16 Sep 2019Fri 20 Sep 2019 York £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket
21/10/2019Mon 21 Oct 2019Fri 25 Oct 2019 Swindon £1297.00£1556.40 Add to my basket