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Part-time Programmes (Post-secondary 3)

Certificate in Electrician

Programme code EG512406

Duration of Study
2 Years
 [Students are required to follow the programme arrangements stipulated by IVE, on average 3-4 evenings per week, normally 2 semesters per academic year]
Mode of Study
Part-time (Evening)
Offering Campus(es) / Venue(s)
IVE (Haking Wong)

(Some classes will be conducted at Pro-Act (Electrical), VTC Kwai Chung Complex.)

Required No. of Credits for Graduation
Entrance Requirements
  • Completion of Secondary 3; OR
  • Equivalent
Programme Content
The programme equips electrical practitioners with sound technical knowledge and practical skills to suit the demands at works as a competent electrical craftsman. Areas being covered include Electrical Installation Technology, Electrical Installation Practices, Electrical Control Practices, Electrical Skills Fundamental Training, Industrial Electronics, Direct Current Circuits, Alternating Current Circuits and High-voltage Systems & Equipment, etc.
Career Prospects
Graduates may be employed as office maintenance electricians, electrical installation electricians and electrical services fitters.
Graduates may apply for Certificate for Electrical Installation Technicians programme (Programme code: EG523405) offered by IVE.
Professional Recognition
The programme is approved by EMSD for the recognition as meeting the academic requirement for the registration as Grade A Electrical Worker. Graduates may apply for Grade A Electrical Worker registration with sufficient working experience.
Students may be required to attend classes on other VTC campuses. VTC reserves the right to cancel any programme, revise programme title, content or change the offering institute(s) / campus(es) / class venue(s) if circumstances so warrant.

The Media of Instruction (MOI) for this programme is CHINESE.

Formerly called Craft Certificate for Electricians.