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.


Course Outline

Please click here to view the full course outline.

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

Champs Fleurs

Start DateEnd DateDaysTimeCash Price
26-Feb-2422-Apr-24Mon5:30pm - 8:30pm

US$370 / TT$2,450 Registration CLOSED

27-May-2415-Jul-24Mon5:30pm - 8:30pm

US$370 / TT$2,450 

29-Jul-2416-Sep-24Mon5:30pm - 8:30pm

US$370 / TT$2,450 

7-Oct-2425-Nov-24Mon5:30pm - 8:30pm

US$370 / TT$2,450 


All information provided is subject to change without prior notice.

What's Next?

  • Champs Fleurs
  • Administration fee: US$23 / TT$150
  • Registration deadline: One week before the scheduled start date of the class.
  • Payment Plan: 50% down payment of the tuition to start the class and the balance to be paid by the end of the course. However, should you require a payment plan more tailored to you, feel free to let us know so we can discuss further.


Online Registration

To register for the online course, please follow the instructions below:

  1. Please complete the Online Programme Registration Form and click submit.


Once the form has been completed, please proceed to make your payment via the following options below:


  2. PayPal – Please click the ” Add to Cart” button below:


All relevant information about accessing online sessions will be sent via email within 3-5 working days.


 3. WI Pay (Credit Card) – If you wish to utilize this method, please forward an email to indicating if you would be paying the full cost or whether you would like to access any of our payment plan plan options. Once this is confirmed, an invoice will then be forwarded via email.

*If you do not have a PayPal account, or a credit card, you can utilize any of the following payment options:


 4. Payment of TT$2,450.00 can be made via direct deposit to the following SBCS Republic Bank Account (3501 3848 7501).

Once you have deposited the required payment, please email and attach a copy of the stamped deposit slip to Centre for Information Technology and Engineering (CITE) informing of such.

Once CITE verifies the deposit, final registration details will be forwarded to the student.

For further information, please send an email to entre for Information Technology and Engineering (CITE)  or call 663-7227 extensions 1092/3/4/5.


For further details please email or call the numbers below:

  • Champs Fleurs – (868) 663-7227 extensions 1092/3/4/5