ELCONOP 2

The person should be in possession of Electrical Construction Operator Level 1 card known as Elconop 1 card for a period of at least one year. Elconop 1 is issued by an employer as a proof that a person has received on-the-job training by performing tasks as laid down in the Government Gazette. In Elconop 2 course, the student is assessed on the following unit standards:

  • Install luminaires
  • Install electrical wire ways
  • Select, use and care for power tools
  • Understand fundamentals of electricity
  • Design and construct single-phase circuits
  • Apply and maintain safety in an electrical environment
  • Identify, inspect, use, maintain and care for engineering tools
  • Select, use and care for marking off/out equipment: Routine shapes

ELCONOP 3

The person should be in possession of an Electrical Construction Operator Level 2 card known as Elconop 2 card for a period of at least one year. Elconop 2 is done in an accredited training centre and a Certificate is issued by an accredited training institution to a competent person, as laid down in the Government Gazette. In Elconop 3 course, the student is assessed on the following unit standards:

  • Carry out basic arc welding
  • Design and construct a three-phase circuit
  • Wire and commission domestic electrical circuits
  • Install, join and terminate low voltage cables and conductors
  • Fault find, repair and maintain three-phase electrical circuits
  • Install and commission single-phase AC machines and control gear
  • Install and commission electrical metering units and control devices

COURSE DURATION

Course duration for Elconop 2 and Elconop 3 course is two weeks each, and are available full time from Monday to Friday between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm or after hours from Monday to Friday between 5:00 pm and 9:00 pm and on Saturdays from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. Please Note: Due to small intake advanced booking is advisable. Notes, tools, etc are supplied to persons enrolling for these courses. Full attendance to all course sessions is essential for qualification to be issued. Punctuality is encouraged at all times.