ELECTRICIAN COURSE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

I          INTRODUCTION:

This course deals with the  maintenance, repair and production of electrical equipment and systems. Electrical power is an integral part of modern life. It is impossible to visualize the world without electricity. There has been rapid advancement in generation, transmission and distribution technologies, opening up new frontiers. The degree of sophistication of control technology has reached a stage where an intricate knowledge of programming, hardware and mathematical analysis is mandatory. This makes field of E & E very attractive and interesting.

Subjects on Network theory, Control systems, protection and power systems give the basic exposure to electrical fundamentals, Whereas, analogue and digital circuits, microprocessor, Digital Signal Processing, advanced programming languages makes attractive blend of electrical and electronics, thereby, creating excellent placement opportunities in very sectors. The students of this branch are placed in electrical and electronics related organizations and software companies.

Functions 

      To do maintenance, repair and production of electrical equipment and systems. 

To procure, inspect and test electrical and electronic engineering materials.  

To design wiring schemes for domestic and power installation , to draw layouts for wiring diagram,   to understand and interpret the drawings prepared by others according to  Indian standards and relevant Indian Electricity Rules. 

To do fault diagnosis, repairing small electrical gadgets/domestic appliances making joints and carrying out wiring work. 

To select, operate, maintain, test and repair/replace electrical machinery used in various industrial and domestic applications.

To perform the duties of installation, operation, maintenance and testing of measuring instruments.

To use various quality control techniques and safety measures adopted

To do industrial installation, laying cables, earthing, installing motors with their accessories, wiring testing of contractor control circuits and motor winding.

To design and modify electrical control circuits, to carry out trouble shooting in control circuits.

To Prepare estimates of different kinds of jobs in domestic wiring, industrial wiring in transmission and distribution systems 

To install, erect, and commission the power equipment.

 

Employment Opportunities 

In the field of Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Electrical power.

Operation and maintenance of equipments, lines, fault location, planning and designing of simple distribution schemes, 

Executive and supervisory control in power stations or sub-stations, transmission and distribution networks.

Installation, maintenance and repair of a variety of electrical equipment.

Private Industries and firms dealing in the field of Meters and manufacturing and sale of variety of electrical equipment.