Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course

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Who is this course for?

This course is designed for those who cannot afford to take time off work during the week but want to improve their understanding of electrical installations. The course is suitable for beginners or those with some experience and are looking to become a domestic electrician.

Our Key Stage Weekend Electrical Course is designed to give you the essential skills and knowledge needed before progressing onto further courses and qualifications.

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Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course

Course Overview

Key Stage Weekend Electrician Course

Our Key Stage Weekend Course was designed for people with little or no electrical experience who want to train over the weekend. The course will give you all the initial skills, knowledge and competency needed to enrol onto further courses that will help you to become a Domestic Electrician. The Key Stage Weekend Course is the first part of our Domestic Electrician Weekend Course.

Our Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course includes the following:

  • The Earth Fault Loop Path

    Learn what it is, why it is so important and how it can affect your installation.

  • Earthing systems

    The different types of earthing systems, how to identify them and how they can affect your installation.

  • Electrical hazards

    What are they, what are their implications and how can they be identified.

  • Safe Isolation

    Learn how to safely isolate an electrical system before commencing work on it.

  • Consumer Units and Protective Devices

    Selecting the correct protective device and correct type of consumer unit for the installation.

  • Circuit design

    How to select the appropriate cable and protective device for the circuit.

  • Socket circuits

    Learn how to correctly install both ring and radial socket circuits.

  • Cooker circuits

    Install a cooker circuit after specifying the correct size cable and protective device.

  • Lighting circuits

    Find out the different methods of installing lighting circuits. Install a loop in and junction box method lighting circuit. Use different switching methods including two way and intermediate.

  • Preparing and installing cable

    Stripping and dressing cable, how to do it neatly and efficiently.

  • Correct selection and use of tools

    Select the right tool for the job and learn how to use it correctly.

  • Introduction to testing

    Go through the initial testing as required by Part 6 of the 18th Edition Wiring Regulations and complete a Minor Works Certificate and Electrical Installation Certificate.

Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course

Course Duration

This course consists of 4 days in centre with approximately 3 days of online learning.

The in centre training can be booked as 2 consecutive weekends or split up over a longer period of time. Upon booking the course you will be sent a booking link to choose your course dates. The Saturday course times are 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM for our in centre training, and Sunday course times are 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM.

The online learning element of the course can be completed in your own time, at your own pace.

Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course

The exams

This course does not have any exams.

Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course

Course literature

The following publications are to be purchased by all customers wishing to take part on the Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course. These books are ONLY for sale to customers who have booked a course with us. Books will not be posted out and will be available on the first day of your course.

Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course

Entry Requirements

This course has no entry requirements.

If you would like any further information about our Key Stage Weekend Electrical Course please call us on 01444 872145 and we will be delighted to help you.

Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course


Key Stage Electrical Weekend Course
Call to book now 01444 872 145


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