Electrical Instrumentation

The Electrical Instrumentation craftsperson is concerned with the installation, commissioning, testing and maintenance of electrical wiring systems and services; electrical plant and control equipment; process monitoring and control systems. Modern process plant includes
electrical, electro-mechanical, electro-pneumatic, electronic and microprocessor based systems.

In order to function effectively and efficiently, the Electrical Instrumentation craftsperson must have a broad base of technical knowledge complementary to information gathering and
analytical skills.

  • Electrical Instrumentation craftspersons are employed in the following areas:
  • Installation of electrical equipment and wiring systems
  • Maintenance of motors and motor control systems
  • Installation of measurement and control equipment in pharmaceutical, food and other industries.
  • Maintenance of the instrumentation equipment in these industries.
  • Sales of instrumentation equipment.