Join the next generation of electrical engineers, technologists and technicians in the electrical power supply industry and embrace a well paid, intensive yet enjoyable and safe career by embarking on this comprehensive and practical program.

This advanced diploma is ideal for those who want to move into a para-professional role with greater challenge and perhaps, responsibility for supervising others, and working at greater technical depth in the electrical power supply industry. Students of this program will probably already be employed in the electrical supply industry or with support vendors and consultants and may want to formalize and build on their on-the-job experience they have gained. Most students will have a trade or technical qualification and relevant work experience. This course is not suitable for a school leaver as you will lack the electrical industry experience to gain optimum value from this course– please talk to us about other options.


  • Practical skills & know-how in electrical engineering best practice in the power industry
  • Insight into latest technologies in electrical power systems
  • Practical guidance and mentorship from highly experienced electrical power experts in the field
  • Credibility as the electrical power expert in your firm or section
  • Networking contacts in the power industry
  • Improved career prospects and income
  • A prestigious Advanced Diploma of Applied Electrical Engineering (Power Industry)

Next intake is scheduled for June 29, 2015 - Registrations are open 

Places are limited so contact us today to receive further course details and fees.

Who Should Attend?

  • Electrical Technicians
  • Power Supply Technicians and Tradespersons
  • Electricians
  • Electrical Test Technicians and Engineers
  • SCADA Technicians and Engineers
  • Automation Technicians
  • Project Engineers
  • Design Engineers
  • Instrumentation and Design Engineers
  • Field Technicians
  • Plant Operators
  • Maintenance Engineers and Supervisors
  • Energy Management Consultants
  • Automation and Process Engineers
  • Project Managers
  • Instrument Fitters and Instrumentation Engineers
  • Consulting Engineers
  • Production Managers
  • Chemical and Mechanical Engineers
  • Instrument and Process Control Technicians

In fact, anyone who wants to gain solid knowledge of the key elements of electrical engineering – to improve work skills and to create further job prospects. Even those of you who are highly experienced in electrical engineering may find it useful to attend some of the topics to gain key, up to date perspectives on electrical engineering.

Course Structure

The program is composed of 19 modules. These cover the following eight main threads to provide you with maximum practical coverage in the field of electrical engineering

  1. Electrical technology fundamentals
  2. Distribution equipment and protection
  3. Rotating machinery and transformers
  4. Power electronics
  5. Energy efficiency
  6. Earthing and safety regulations
  7. Operation and maintenance of electrical equipment
  8. Electrical power supply industry

The 16 modules will be completed in the following order:

  1. Electrical Circuits
  2. Basic Electrical Engineering
  3. Fundamentals of Professional Engineering
  4. Electrical Drawings
  5. Electrical Power Distribution
  6. Transformers, Circuit Breakers and Switchgear
  7. Electrical Machines
  8. Power Cables and Accessories
  9. Earthing and Lightning / Surge Protection
  10. Power System Protection
  11. Electrical Safety and Wiring Regulations
  12. Testing, Troubleshooting and Maintenance of Electrical Equipment
  13. Energy Efficiency and Energy Use
  14. Power Quality
  15. Power Supply System Equipment and Installations
  16. Network Protection
  17. Monitor and Control Electrical Network
  18. Develop Switching Programs for T ransmission and Distribution Networks
  19. Manage Network Operations


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