Electrical Training

Electrical Trade Test Preparation & Testing

Electrical Trade Test Preparation & Testing

About the course:

Are you working as an Electrical Assistant or in the electrical field and want to become a Qualified Electrician? All you need is a minimum of 3 years working experience in the electrical field in order to qualify.

Our training centre will prepare you for your ARPL and Trade Test.

What is ARPL?

The latest Artisan Recognition of Prior Learning (ARPL) process as prescribed by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) is designed to assist candidates who wish to pursue careers in artisanal trades.


Installation test – single/three phase

3 phase / 1 phase motor test


Combination of steel, PVC conduit, surflex, trunking, flexible conduit and armoured cable


3-phase star/delta

3-phase sequence starting

3-phase forward and reverse

1-phase forward and reverse


Auto star / delta

Two speed motor



Metering (energy meters 1ph / 3ph)

Sequence starting

Load balancing

1-phase forward and reverse

3-phase forward and reverse

Duration of course:

Trade Test Preparation, ARPL and Trade Test

  • 20 days including Preparation, ARPL Exam & Trade Test.
  • First week training for ARPL Exam. Exam date will be provided on date of ARPL exam.
  • 15 days preparation for Trade Test Exam.
  • 2 days Trade Test Exam.
  • Price: R 15 900.00 including VAT.
  • Monday to Thursday (07:30 – 16:30)
  • Friday (07:30 – 15:00)
  • Lunch Time: 12:00 – 13:00
  • Coffee and Tea is provided.

ARPL & Trade Testing Only

  • ARPL Exam: 1 Day Only
  • Trade Test Exam: 2 Days Only
  • Price: R 5 500.00 including VAT.
  • Monday to Thursday (07:30 – 16:30)
  • Friday (07:30 – 15:00)
  • Lunch Time:12:00 – 13:00
  • Coffee and Tea is provided.

Electrical Trade Test Training

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Electrical Trade Test Preparation
Electrical Trade Test Preparation
Feedback from our Learners


First I would like to thank ADP Electrical & Training for the opportunity to get all the information that I required. I was very happy and felt welcomed.

Mr Muyaya, the lecturer is a very knowledgeable person with a lot of experience. He has patience and spends extra time with you when you require it. May God bless you all and all the next learners.

Mr Pandelani Kharidzha

I will never regret training with ADP Electrical and will always advise those who ask me where to train to go to APD Electrical & Training.

The lecturer Mr Muyaya is a very good and professional trainer. The staff of ADP Electrical & Training are very polite and helpful but very straightforward and they have an awesome sense of humour! Thank You ADP Electrical.

Mr Jean-Pierre Coetzee

The training at ADP Electrical & Training was up to standard. Every training session of each day was good and very informative. Mr Muyaya the lecturer was very professional and knowledgeable. I gained a lot of knowledge from this course and would refer anyone that would like to work in the Electrical field to utilize ADP Electrical & Training as their training centre. Thank You.

Mr Peter Shube

I received good training at ADP for Trade Preparation. I would like to tell my friends about the training that I received at ADP. I really enjoyed doing this training and I met new friends that trained with me. Mr Muyaya Tshiowa was a very good trainer and had patience. I will certainly recommend ADP to all my friends that are interested in the electrical field.

Mr Bongani Mbamali