Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre Vocational)


Course code 22261VIC
Start date(s) February/April/July/October
Course length Full time: 10 weeks
Campus Arden St
Study mode Full time
International course No
  • Course Overview

    Your exciting and rewarding career in the electrical industry starts with this course, where you will learn the basic skills and knowledge to hit the ground running. 

    Futuretech's instructors deliver the most up to date and relevant industry training available. This course is designed to provide an introduction to the electrical or electronics industry in areas such as commercial, industrial and domestic construction, airconditioning, refrigeration or instrumentation. 

    You will develop broad based employability skills in a range of electrotechnology fields such as:

    • Lighting
    • General power
    • Fire protection and security
    • Robotics
    • Instrumentation
    • Optical data and voice systems
    • Electrical motors
    • Control systems.
    This full time course is designed to give you the skills and knowledge you need to start in the electrical industry. We will also work with you to provide potential opportunities with our industry connections.

    Call us on 9564 4700 to find out more or register online now.

  • Course Structure


    Assessment may be a combination of written assessment, online assignments and practical application projects.


    CPCCOHS1001AWork safely in the construction industry
    HLTAID002Provide basic emergency life support
    UEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
    UEENEEE102AFabricate, dismantle, assemble of utilities industry components
    UEENEEE103ASolve problems in ELV single path circuits
    UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipment
    UEENEEE130AProvide solutions and report on routine electrotechnology problems
    UEENEEE142AProduce products for carrying out energy sector work activities
    UEENEEE148ACarry Out Routine Work Activities in an Energy Sector Environment
    UEENEEE179AIdentify and Select Components, Accessories and Materials for Energy Sector


    UEENEEE141AUse Routine Equipment/Plant/Technologies in an Energy Sector Environment
    UEENEEK112AProvide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in residential premises
    UEENEEP024AAttach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 volt supply
  • Requirements

    Recognition of prior learning

    You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen.

    Please see Recognition of Prior Learning and Credit Transfer for more information.


    • Minimum of Year 10 English and mathematics. This course is not recommended if you find mathematics at this level challenging
    • Applicants should be at least 16 years old and above

    Selection Process

    Prospective students will need to undertake a pre training review prior to enrolment.

  • Outcomes

    Qualification & Recognition

    After successfully completing this course, you will be eligible to receive the 22261VIC Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational), and be well positioned to pursue apprenticeship opportunities within the electrical industry.

    Successful completion of the 22261VIC Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational) can be credited towards your apprenticeship, reducing the overall time taken to complete your offsite training. When you are seeking employment, this is appealing to prospective employers as you have already commenced the off the job training component of an apprenticeship.


    At the completion of this course, you may wish to continue your studies in the UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology (Electrician). You may also apply for credit towards this course.

    Career Opportunities

    • Apprentice electrician
    • Apprentice electrical fitter
    • Apprentice air conditioning and refrigeration mechanic
    • Renewable energy systems installer
    • Electrical engineering technician
  • Dates

    Course Commencement

    2017 public course dates:

    18 July

    10 October


    Full time program you will be required to attend classes 4 days per week.

    Tuesday to Friday from 8 am - 4.30 pm.

  • How to Apply


    Apply online now

    The application process takes approximately 5 minutes and at this stage, you do not need to provide any documentation.

    To apply offline, contact the department directly using the details below. Your application will be reviewed by the faculty and you will be contacted within 2 working days. For further information on the full application process, including how to accept your offer, complete enrolment and make payment, visit How to Apply.

    Further Advice

    If you have further questions about your application please contact the department:


    1300 639 888



    Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf the of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

    Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.

  • Fees

    $1800 Holmesglen TAFE
    Holmesglen TAFE 22261VIC

    Program Fees

    Gov. Subsidised$1800
    Full Fee$5700

    The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Click here  to see if you are eligible for government subsidised training.