Electrician | ET

Electrician trade under CTS is one of the most popular courses delivered nationwide through network of ITIs. The course is of two years (04 semester) duration. It mainly consists of Domain area and Core area.

In the Domain area (Trade Theory & Practical) impart professional skills and knowledge, while Core area (Workshop Calculation and science, Engineering Drawing and Employability Skills) impart requisite core skill, knowledge and life skills.

After passing out of the training programme, the trainee is awarded National Trade Certificate (NTC) by NCVT which is recognized worldwide.

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Key Information

Course Summary

Course Name         -   Electrician

Course Type           -   NCVT (CRAFTSMEN TRAINING SCHEME (CTS))

Training Type         -   Lab & Classroom

Duration                 -   2 Years

Timing                    -   Monday to Friday  (07:00 AM-03:15 PM 1st shift, 8.45 AM to 5.00 PM 2nd shift, 1.45PM to 10.00 PM 3rd shift) 



In this year the trainee learns about safety and environment, use of fire extinguishers, artificial respiratory resuscitation to begin with. He gets the idea of trade tools & its standardization, identifies different types of conductors, cables & their skinning & joint making. Basic electrical laws like Kirchhoff’s law, ohm’s law, laws of resistances and their application in different combinations of electrical circuit are practiced along with laws of magnetism. The trainee practices on circuit for single phase and poly-phase circuits for 3 wire /4 wire balanced & unbalanced loads. Skilling practice on different types & combination of cells for operation and maintenance is being done. Wiring practice with installation of different accessories like ICDP switch, distribution fuse box and mounting energy meters are practiced as per IE rules for hostel/residential building, workshop and its fault detection are done by trainee.

The trainee will practice for pipe & plate earthing. Different types of light fitting are to be done like HP/LP mercury vapour and sodium vapour are prominent. The trainee will practice on different types of measuring instruments like multimeter, wattmeter, energy meter, phase sequences meter, frequency meter, for measurement of electrical parameters in single & three phase circuits. He will gain skill on range extension, calibration and testing of meters. Practice for dismantling, assembling and testing of heating element equipment, induction heating equipment, grinding machines and washing machines will be done by trainee. Skill will be gained on transformer for operation, efficiency, series parallel operation, replacement of transformer oil and combination of single-phase transformers for 3 phase operation. The trainee will practice on winding of small transformer.

Scope & Future Career Path

Below are some of Job Opportunities who have taken Electrician courses.

Commercial and Residential Electrical Wiring installation and maintenance. Motor Rewinding and replace or repairs defective parts of home appliances.Testing, Maintenance and Repairing of transformers, Motors and motor starter. Work in electrical substation, Hospitals, Malls, Power station, Railways, Steel plants, Construction site, etc.

Below are some of future career path for those who have taken Electrician courses.

Future career path
Can become an Entrepreneur/ Freelancer or start own business.
Can appear in 10+2 examination by giving exam of three subjects through higher secondary board and can go further higher education.
Can take admission in diploma course in notified branches of Engineering by lateral entry.
Can join Apprenticeship programme in different types of industries leading to National Apprenticeship Certificate (NAC).
Can join Crafts Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) in the trade for becoming instructor in ITIs.


There are plenty of job opportunities for those who have successfully completed ELECTRICIAN NCVT Affiliated courses. Providing 100% placement assistance from the institute. Below are some companies where our students placed successfully.















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