Wireman (Electrician)

Affiliated to NCVT (Govt. of India)

Course Duration
This course is of 27 months (Inclusive of 3 months Industrial Training for eligible candidates) which is extendable to 6 months
Entry Qualification
10th pass
No. of seats
Total number of seats available for one academic session is 12
Job Prospects
  • Maintenance Technicians/ In charge in Industries/ Organizations
  • Set up own electrical trading shop.
  • Set up repairing shop.
  • Domestic and Industrial Wiring.
  • Solar Energy Technician.

Course Introduction

Wireman is an electrical engineering vocational trade. The duration of trade is two years with four semesters of six months each. The syllabus for trade mainly comprises topics like how to repair and replace wiring and electrical systems in houses and factories; prepare the grounding system and connect wiring to the structure; install wiring, security and fire-protection systems; install lighting fixtures and troubleshoot electrical systems; read a variety of meters to check current values and the amount of current being sent or received and the like others. Trade is good from job point of view and self-employment as it opens many opportunities in various fields. There are many ITIs offering this trade in the country.

First Semester

Trade Theory
  • Various safety measures.
  • Demonstration of trade hand tools and equipment.
  • Practice of using trade tools.
  • Practice of different joint and soldering method.
  • Identification of different types of wire and cable.
  • Grouping of cells for a specified voltage and current.
Trade Practical
  • Fundamental of electricity and its laws.
  • Wires, cables and electrical accessories.
  • Chemical and heating effect of electric current
  • Cells and batteries.
  • Basic computers.

Second Semester

Trade Theory
  • Electrical measuring instrument.
  • Power and energy.
  • Electrical wiring system.
  • Electrical appliances.
  • Illumination
  • Magnetism and electro magnetism.
Trade Practical
  • Practice of measuring instrument.
  • Domestic wiring method and testing.
  • Installation of different electrical fixture.
  • Industrial wiring.
  • Practice on earthing.

Third Semester

Trade Theory
  • D.C generator
  • D.C motor
  • Polyphase
  • Alternator
  • A.C circuit
  • A.C three phase motor.
Trade Practical
  • Testing of various electrical circuits.
  • Identification the part of D.C generator and Alternator.
  • Practice of connecting starter for motor.
  • Power wiring for D.C and A.C motor

Fourth Semester

Trade Theory
  • Transformer
  • Generation, transmission and distribution of electrical power.
  • Sub-station equipment, types of indoor & outdoor pole mounting.
  • Under-ground (UG) cable.
Trade Practical
  • Identification of types of transformer.
  • Visit of generating station.
  • Familiarization and operation of various switches.
  • Demonstration and practice in terminating on U.G cable/ bus bag chamber.
  • Synchronizing
  • Control panel wiring.

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