Electronic Mechanics.

Electronic Mechanics Electronic Mechanics is a course that empowers students with skills in repairing electrical and electronic appliances and equipment such as phones, computers, home appliances and security systems e.g. CCTV cameras and security alarms. Eastlands College of Technology’s Electronic Mechanics course is an accredited and examined by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA). Why Study Electronic Mechanics? The Kenyan market imports a lot of electronic devices such as smartphones, laptops and television sets. This subsequently increases demand for manpower for repair and maintenance services for these devices. The current security challenges in the continent have increased demand for CCTV cameras and security alarms. These systems requires competent technicians for installation and maintenance. Course Contents The course has the following complimentary units: •Technical Drawing • Entrepreneurship • Life skills • ICT. Grade Test Three (Duration: 6 months) • ICT (Computer Packages) • Workplace safety and procedures • Tools and equipment • Diagnosis and repairing of electrical equipment • Electronic components • Electronic circuits Grade Test Two (Duration: 6 months) • Computer repair and maintenance • Service and maintenance of electronic equipment • Soldering of electronic components • Workplace safety and procedures • Designing of electronic circuits • Service and maintenance of electronic appliances • Identification of faulty components • Replacement of faulty parts • Different models of similar appliances • Identification of test points • Operation of electronic appliances • Diagnosis of electronic appliances • Remote control operation Grade Test One (Duration: 6 months) • Fabrication and construction of electronic circuits • Technical drawing • Soldering of electronic equipment • Installation and repair of CCTV cameras • Installation and repair of fire and security alarms • Audio frequency power amplification • Digital counters • Testing circuits for correct operation Career Opportunities • Telecommunication industry as a quality assurance technician • Security firms: repairing, inspecting and installing security systems and CCTV cameras • Businesses dealing with repair and maintenance of electrical and electronic equipment and appliances Course Qualification: The course admits both class eight and form four leavers Intakes: Intakes done in January, April and September.

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Electronic Mechanics is a course that empowers students with skills in repairing electrical and electronic appliances and equipment such as phones, computers, home appliances and security systems e.g. CCTV cameras and security alarms.

Eastlands College of Technology’s Electronic Mechanics course is an accredited and examined by the National Industrial Training Authority (NITA).

Why Study Electronic Mechanics?

The Kenyan market imports a lot of electronic devices such as smartphones, laptops and television sets. This subsequently increases demand for manpower for repair and maintenance services for these devices. The current security challenges in the continent have increased demand for CCTV cameras and security alarms. These systems requires competent technicians for installation and maintenance.

Course Contents

The course has the following complimentary units:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Life skills

Grade Test Three (Duration: 6 months)

  • ICT (Computer Packages)
  • Workplace safety and procedures
  • Tools and equipment
  • Diagnosis and repairing of electrical equipment
  • Electronic components
  • Electronic circuits

Grade Test Two (Duration: 6 months)

  • Computer repair and maintenance
  • Service and maintenance of electronic equipment
  • Soldering of electronic components
  • Workplace safety and procedures
  • Designing of electronic circuits
  • Service and maintenance of electronic appliances
  • Identification of faulty components
  • Replacement of faulty parts
  • Different models of similar appliances
  • Identification of test points
  • Operation of electronic appliances
  • Diagnosis of electronic appliances
  • Remote control operation

Grade Test One (Duration: 6 months)

  • Fabrication and construction of electronic circuits
  • Technical drawing
  • Soldering of electronic equipment
  • Installation and repair of CCTV cameras
  • Installation and repair of fire and security alarms
  • Audio frequency power amplification
  • Digital counters
  • Testing circuits for correct operation

Career Opportunities

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  1. Telecommunication industry as a quality assurance technician
  2. Security firms: repairing, inspecting and installing security systems and CCTV cameras
  3. Businesses dealing with repair and maintenance of electrical and electronic equipment and appliances

Course Qualification:

The course admits both class eight and form four leavers

Intakes:

Intakes done in April, May and June; November and December