Power Electrician (Maintenance)

Power Electrician (Maintenance)
Type Full Time
Duration 3 ½ Years
  • Age: Between 16 & 22 years
  • Education: Passed in 06 subjects at the G.C.E. (O/L) Examination including Sinhala/Tamil language (Medium of Instruction) and Mathematics in one sitting.

A strong foundation in electrical and electronic technologies with specialization programmers in domestic and industrial electrical wireman, maintenance technicians and automation technicians, to prepare them for employment in the modern industry.


To build a technician with skills, knowledge and safety practices to suite the local and international requirements.


First Year

Basic Training

Second Year

  • Industrial training in basic principle of electricity and their simple application.
  • Electrical safety.
  • Domestic & Industrial wiring exercise covering all kinds of connections using various kinds of Switches, Relays, Contactors, Cables and fittings
  • Construction of various simple electrical machinery
  • Handling of electrical measuring instruments

Third Year

  • Maintenance of electrical installation, motors, generators, transformers
  • Rewinding motors, transformers
  • Motor control and motor starters
  • Electronic and Programmable Logic Control (PLC)
  • Electrical appliances
05 Months

In-plant training in different outside workshops

  • Installation and repair of various electrical equipment
  • Maintenance of motors and generators
  • Rewinding of motors, transformers
  • Installation, repairs and maintenance, Programmable Logic Control (PLC), pneumatic, hydraulic control production machineries
  • Refrigeration & air conditioning electrical repairs and maintenance work.
07 Months

Final Year

Revision and Final Evaluation

(01 Month)

Theory: Theoretical lessons on workshop science, workshop calculation & technical drawing are conducted one day per week during the course. In addition English language classes are conducted for trainees.

Fee Free