Basic Electrics and Safe Isolation Course

Basic Electrics and Safe Isolation Course

Price: £420.00 (Inc. VAT & Certification Fees) 

Duration: 2 Days
Course Details


This course is designed to provide basic electrical skills to those who need to perform first-line electrical replacement maintenance tasks including the safe isolation, replacement and testing of a range of common electrical equipment and motors in a safe and effective manner. Importantly, the format of the course is specifically designed so that, when combined with suitable on-site consolidation of training, it will assist the maintenance manager in meeting the legal requirements for employee competence in electrical work.

This course aims to provide delegates with the underpinning knowledge and skills needed to undertake maintenance and carry out replacement safely and efficiently.

Course details

No prior electrical knowledge is assumed. The structure and content of the course is aimed at those who currently fulfil a maintenance role, for example mechanical fitters. Companies can use this course to help introduce flexibility to their workforce, as part of a multiskilling programme.

The course has an extensive hands-on practical approach, placing emphasis on safe working practice and on the development of useful, practical skills. Comprehensive course notes are provided.

On completion of the course the participant will be able to: 

  • Practice safe working methods on electrical systems

  • Understand the relevant regulative requirements

  • Demonstrate an understanding of electrical principles and units

  • Demonstrate an understanding of electrical systems, switchgear and circuit types

  • Perform electrical safe isolation, testing for dead on a range of devices and circuits safely.

  • Access electrical enclosures and replace fuses, reset overloads

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Some previous experience may be of advantage.


Vimartech Training Certification

On completion of this course, each candidate will receive a certificate from Vimartech Training outlining the training provided. 

Equipment Requirements
  • All equipment and materials are provided by Vimartech Training Limited
  • Each candidate will be given a folder containing course notes as reference


Dates and Times





  • To be confirmed
  • Day Course:  9am to 4:30pm



Please call our office 01522 253250 for more information