- NQF: 4
- SAQA ID: 21105
- CREDITS: 120
Electrical engineering is the design, building and maintenance of electrical control systems, machinery and equipment. This programme is designed to equip learners with the relevant knowledge to become employable in the field of electrical engineering. Learners will gain more knowledge on a wide range of components, devices and systems, from microchips to large power-station generators. This qualification focuses on enhancing the learners’ mathematical and computer skills and will teach them how to dissemble and examine machines.
With this qualification, successful learners could pursue a career as a:
- Electrical Technician
- Maintenance Manager
- Building Manager
- Grade 10 or equivalent
Certification and Examination Authority
Upon successful completion of this programme, learners will receive a Certificate: Career Development Information Officer issued by the Quality Council for Trades & Occupations (QCTO).
One (1) year full-time or two (2) years part-time
- A prescribed textbook list is available from the Academic Department at the campus
- Electronic copies of the study guide for this course is available on the student portal
Students must make provision for additional items such as textbooks, stationery, supplementary examinations, research costs and printing of study guides.
Enquire at the Berea College of Technology campus for a pricelist for the programme you are interested in.
Formative and summative assessments are an integral part of the programme and are used to ensure that the learner understands the course and is able to successfully complete the qualification.
Student Support Services
- Job readiness skills
- CV writing, interview training and workshops
- Campus Counsellor
- Work-integrated learning, internships and post-graduate employment
Centre for Student Relations (CSR)
The Centre provides a free online service to students who require additional academic and personal support.