Brand New Online Version


Course overview

Staff working in housing need to understand the basics of domestic electrical and heating installations.  Even experienced staff need to keep up-to-date with the latest safety features, controls and components.  Our one-day course is the ideal introduction to domestic electrical and heating systems.


We will teach you how to identify the main components of domestic electrical installations. Candidates will learn how to diagnose simple electrical defects, carry out basic safety checks and recognise the main types of domestic heating systems and their controls and components.


After taking this course, you will understand the key terminology used and learn about the common problems that occur and their fixes. It will give you a solid foundation of electrical systems with the knowledge and insight you require to better serve your customers.


What the course covers

  • Layout of electrical and ring circuits
  • Electrical safety
  • Safety checks of existing installations
  • Cabling, switches and sockets
  • Function of fuses and circuit breakers
  • How central heating systems work
  • Identifying main components
  • Common defects in central heating systems.


Who should attend

Our course is designed for non-technical staff who require an understanding of heating systems and basic electrics in order to complete repairs orders, including housing officers, customer service officers, admin staff, receptionists, etc, or non-technical staff who visit tenants and carry out inspections.


Dates and Times (5hrs total)

Weds 1 July, 10am-12pm
Thurs 2 July, 10am-12pm

Mon 6 July, 10am-11am






£295 + VAT per person to attend the public online course, or for groups of 8 or more, please enquire about an in-house course



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Public Course Dates

Upkeep’s courses have been developed by, and with industry experts.


All of our tutors have current or recent professional industry experience which means that you are learning from professionals with a great level of experience and skills.


If you would like to find out about a bespoke training package tailored to meet your needs and those of your organisation. Get in touch at or give us a call on 0208 123 0804.


For now our courses are all being delivered online. They are available as a public course, or can be delivered just for your Company.

If you are enquiring about 8 or more attendees, please click ENQUIRE NOW.

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