Low Voltage Cable Jointing and Terminating course Stockton

Course Duration: 5 Day

Location: Stockton-On-Tees Electrical Training Centre, 1 Alberto Street, Stockton-On-Tees, TS18 2BQ. More info on venue >>

Assessment: Written Examination & Practical Examination

Certificate Gained:  PASS Certificate of Competency (Certificate of Attendance gained for those who do not pass the tests or decide not to take the tests)

Entry Requirements: Previous experience of working with low voltage cables required.

Included: Course entry and examination costs, lunch and refreshments (tea, coffee and juice)

Reading Requirements: There are no peripheral reading materials required for this course

Book your place on our Low Voltage Cable Jointing and Terminating course Stockton today by filling in our online booking form to the right, or by calling the team directly.

About the Low Voltage Cable Jointing and Terminating course Stockton Course

This version of our low voltage cable jointing and terminating courses focuses entirely on working with dead cables. We also run an alternative version of this course where you’ll perform jointing and termination on live cables.

Learn to safely prepare low voltage cables ready for jointing and termination with this LV training course.

After completion, you’ll be able to install almost any joint or termination by any manufacturer and will also learn the correct methods of correctly stripping low voltage dead cables.

The course takes place at our Stockton-On-Tees venue in Teesside, situated in the heart of North East England. It’s within easy access of Durham, Middlesbrough, Sunderland & Newcastle and for those who want to attend the training from further away, there are plenty of local hotels, bed and breakfasts etc. in the area with easy train links to and from our venue.

The following subjects are covered as part of this course:

 

  • Understand and demonstrate personal safety including the basics of onsite safety requirements, hand tools, resins and personal hygiene.
  • Understand the basic principles and the use of test instruments including earth loop, insulation resistance tester and test lamps and evaluate results.
  • Demonstrate test procedures for resistance, continuity, earth loop and polarity.
  • Understand visual cable identification (cable depths, markers, tiles).
  • Understand when they can work on damaged and/or faulty apparatus.
  • Demonstrate they can strip cables.
  • Mix and pour resin.
  • Demonstrate they can complete a single phase cut out including jointing instructions and procedures.
  • Demonstrate they can complete a single phase sub service pot end.
  • Demonstrate they can complete a single phase sub-service straight joint including jointing instructions and procedures.
  • Demonstrate they can make cable ends safe.
  • Demonstrate they can complete a single phase service joint on to three phase Wavecon mains

Please note that the practical content of this course may vary depending on material availability.

Course Entry Requirements

Those who want to attend this course must have previous experience of working with low voltage cables.

Candidates should be undertaking, or in the process of undertaking, a suitable electrical qualification. The course is ideally suited for jointer’s mates, electricians and those from similar disciplines who want to learn more about cable jointing and terminating on low voltage electrical cables.

Any concerns about your suitability for this course? Give us a call directly and we’ll be happy to help.

What Assessments are There?

You will take part in both a written and practical examination as part of the low voltage cable jointing and terminating course.