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Part-time Programmes (Post-secondary 3)

Certificate in Electrical Installation Technicians

Programme code EG523405

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)
Required No. of Credits for Graduation
Entrance Requirements
  • Holding Craft Certificate (Programme Codes: EG512406 / FS312977 / FS312961 / 03744C / 73761 / 75787 / 0361 / 0363 / 0387 / 0381) or equivalent; OR
  • Possessing Grade A Electrical Worker Registration Certificate issued by EMSD with completion of Secondary 5 or Secondary 6 (NSS) or equivalent.
Please note :
Shortlisted applicants are required to attend a written test in July, and will be notified through email or SMS about the arrangement of the test in early July.
Programme Content
The programme  provides practicing electricians with knowledge and theory in related to electrical engineering.
Professional Recognition
The programme is recognised by the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department of the HKSAR as fulfilling the requirements for Registered Electrical Workers.
Qualifications for graduates to register as Grade B Electrical Workers:
  • hold a Grade A Electrical Worker Registration Certificate for at least five years and have at least three years of practical experience in electrical work.
(Grade A registered electrical workers have been employed as electrical workers for at least 5 years, of which at least 1 year includes practical experience in electrical work.)
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.

Except English modules, the Media of Instruction (MOI) for the programme is CHINESE.

Formerly called Vocational Certificate for Electrical Installation Technicians.