SIC0004

Licensed Electrical Assessment (LEA) - Refresher

Course code SIC0004
Start date(s) Various dates throughout the year
Campus Moorabbin
Study mode Part time
International course No
  • Course Overview

    This program prepares you for the three Energy Safe Victoria required Licensed Electrical Assessment examinations -  Safe Working Practices (SWP), Licensed Electrical Theory (LET) and Licensed Electrical Practice (LEP). These examinations are undertaken externally and we recommend EPIC ITB as an LEA assessor.

  • Course Structure

    Topics include:

    LET Refresher

    • Electrical Safety
    • AS/NZS 3000: Wiring Rules
    • AS/NZS 3012: Electrical Installations – Construction & Demolition Sites
    • Electrical Safety (Installation) Regulations
    • Code of Practice for Safe Electrical Work Low Voltage Electrical Installations
    • AS/NZS 3008.1.1 – Selection of Cables
    • Minimum Permissible Size of Neutral Conductor in Multiphase Circuits
    • Drawing Defects – Non Domestic
    • Voltage, Current, Resistance & Power in a Direct Current (D.C.) Circuit
    • Maximum Demand
    • Voltage Drop
    • Protection against Current Overload and Short-Circuit Current
    • Transformers – Key Safety Issues
    • Multiple Earthed Neutral (MEN) System of Earthing
    • Extra Low Voltage and Earth Leakage Current Protection
    • Electrical Motors & Motor Starters

    SWP Refresher

    • Undertake electrical tests to ensure the appliance is safe prior to reconnect 
    • Isolate, test, tag, disconnect and reconnect a permanently wired electrical appliance
    • Electrical Safety
    • AS/NZS 3000: Wiring Rules
    • AS/NZS 

    LEP Refresher

    • Testing of an installation
    • Connection of consumers mains and final sub-circuits to the main switchboard (practical exercise)
    • Multiple Earth Neutral System of Earthing (practical exercise)
    • Visual defects - Domestic

    Assessment

    Nil assessment-attendance only
  • Requirements

    Prerequisites

    • Apprentices must have successfully completed or near completed their on/off-the-job studies relevant to the Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician program
    • This course is to assist with preparation for the Energy Safe Victoria -L.E.A assessments

  • Outcomes

    Pathways

    This program is undertaken by apprentices preparing for the three Energy Safe Victoria required Licensed Electrical Assessment examinations -  Safe Working Practices (SWP), Licensed Electrical Theory (LET) and Licensed Electrical Practice (LEP).

  • Dates

    Course Commencement

    We are offering the following program delivery dates:

    Please note: If there is interest and enough numbers, we will run extra classes where the demand is there.

    SWP Course Safe Working Practices, 2 weeks @ $185

    1.

    January 16 and 23

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    2.

    February 27 and March 6

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    3.

    April 4 and 11

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    4.

    May 8 and 15

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    5.

    June 19 and 26

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    6

    July 17 and 24

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    7

    August 21 and 28

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    8

    September 18 and 25

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    9

    October 23 and 30

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    10

    November 27 and December 4

    Monday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    11 December 11 and 18 (if demand) Monday evening 5:30pm – 9:30pm

    LET Course-Licenced Electrical Theory, 5 weeks @ $460 

    1.

    January 17, 24, 31, February 7 and 14

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    2.

    March 16, 23, 30, April 6 and 13

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    3.

    May 9, 16, 23 , 30 and June 6

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    4.

    July 4, 11, 18, 25 and August 1

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    5.

    August 29, September 5, 12, 19 and 26

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    6.

    October 19, 26, November 2, 9 and 16

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    7

    November 21, 28, December 5, 12 and 19

    Tuesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    LEP Course-Licenced Electrical Practical, 5 weeks @ $460

    1.

    January 19, February 2, 9, 16 and 23

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    2.

    March 8, 15, 22, 29 and April 5

    Wednesday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    3.

    May 4, 11, 18, 25, and June 1

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    4.

    June 29, July  6, 13, 20 and 27

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    5.

    August 17, 24, 31, September 7 and 14

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    6.

    October 5, 12, 19, 26 and November 2

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

    7

    November 16, 23, 30, December 7 and 14

    Thursday evening

    5:30pm – 9:30pm

  • How to Apply

    Direct

    When applying through our Holmesglen Self-Service page, for Application Type choose Courses, and for Program of Study, choose:

    Licensed Electrical Assessment (LEA) - Refresher (Moorabbin)

    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:

    Electrical & Engineering Department
    03 9209 5690
    eeit@holmesglen.edu.au

    Recruitment

    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

    Program Fees

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    Fees data is currently unavailable for this program. Please contact the department for current fees for this program.

    Electrical & Engineering Department
    03 9209 5690
    eeit@holmesglen.edu.au

Electrical Open Days

  • 14Dec
    Electrical - Futuretech
    North Melbourne
    OD3180

    Want to spark a lucrative new career? or looking to further your skills? Electrical technicians are among the highest paid trades people in Australia; and with very strong employment growth, your skills will continue to be in demand.

    Visit us on Open Day at 2pm to tour our facilities and talk to industry trainers about our pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs.

    - , Thu 14 Dec - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen North Melbourne Campus, North Melbourne Australia

  • 14Dec
    Electrical
    Moorabbin
    OD3248

    Want to spark a lucrative new career? or looking to further your skills? Electrical technicians are among the highest paid trades people in Australia; and with very strong employment growth, your skills will continue to be in demand.

    Visit us on Open Day at 3.00pm to tour our facilities and talk to industry trainers about our pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs.

    You can also come along to find out more about our VET in Schools course, the Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre Vocational). Our experienced teachers will provide you with information on how we can support you to successfully complete units towards your Year 11 and Year 12 studies as well as highlight future study pathways and career opportunities.

    - , Thu 14 Dec - bookings essential.

    Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road, Moorabbin, Vic Australia