Programme Brief

A Practical Approach to Basic Home Repairs – Utilities (Electrical, Plumbing, Air Conditioning) will provide individuals with the technical and practical knowledge to carry out basic home repairs involving the electrical, plumbing and air conditioning systems.

Some of the areas covered in this unit include basic maintenance of common electrical fixtures and devices, installing and maintaining simple systems of hot and cold water supply (water closets, sinks, taps, showers, heaters, and pumps) and performing routine maintenance of split unit air conditioning systems.


Target Audience

This course is ideally suited for homeowners, or anyone who would like to learn how to carry out basic home repairs especially DIY enthusiasts.


Learning outcomes

On completion of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Maintain Electrical Systems - includes information on equioment, some practical applications as well as testing of systems
  • Maintain Plumbing Systems - identify and use various equipment and materials as well as install water supply, drain and waste systems
  • Maintain Air Conditioning Systems - learn the various components of a unit as well as practical applications

The duration of this course is 24 contact hours.

Why study at SBCS?

  • Instructors are certified, highly skilled and experienced practitioners who bring their knowledge and work experience to the classroom
  • Learners have access to a fully equipped workshop to carry out various maintenance tasks
  • Course is career oriented. The curriculum was developed to meet the needs of the current marketplace
  • Convenient class schedules. Classes are offered part time, which allows working individuals to balance their work and educational needs

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Schedule & Fees

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Start DateEnd DateDaysTimeCost
25-Mar-2013-May-20Wed5:30pm-8:30pmCash Price: $2,450; Registration fee: $150 or $175 (late)
10-Sep-205-Nov-20Thur5:30pm-8:30pmCash Price: $2,450; Registration fee: $150 or $175 (late)


All information provided is subject to change without prior notice.

What's Next?

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