Testing and Tagging

Course code HSSUEE0009
Start date(s) September
Course length Full time: 2 days
Campus Moorabbin
Study mode Full time
International course No
  • Course Overview

    This course provides information on performing in-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment to Standard AS3760.

    You will gain basic electrical knowledge, an understanding of voltage values, surge arrestors, flexible cords and power boards, common cable types, and use of electrical testers, such as a multimeter for testing and tagging on single and multi-phase equipment.

    The course is delivered over two days in our electrical workshop on campus, and includes an online self-paced study component in occupational health and safety. The online study must be completed prior to attending the on campus workshop sessions. Full attendance atworkshops is mandatory to obtain Statement of Attainment in the required units.

    This course is suitable for people with or without existing technical knowledge and skills, who are responsible for the safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

  • Course Structure


    Assessment is a combination of online short answer questions and practical observation/assessor interview.


    UEENEEP026AConduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies
    UEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
  • 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.


  • Outcomes

    Qualification & Recognition

    After successfully completing this course, you are eligible to receive a nationally endorsed Statement of Attainment.

  • Dates

    Course Commencement

    This course is delivered over two full days, 8.30 am - 4 pm.

    2018 Course dates available:

    • April 4 and 5
    • September 26 and 27

  • How to Apply


    When applying online through our Holmesglen Self-Service page, for Application Type select Building and Construction and for Program of Study, please choose Testing and Tagging.

    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:

    Electrical & Engineering Department

    03 9209 5690



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  • Fees

    Program Fees

    Full Fee$320

    Payments options are available to assist with repayment of tuition fees. HELP loans, which are a government loan scheme, are available to eligible students. A Student Services and Amenities fee is payable at the time of enrolment. All fee payments must be completed by the Administrative Date and the final date to withdraw without incurring a Loan debt must be completed by the Census Date.

    Individual subject tuition fees are available for higher education programs.

    The published fee was current at the time of publication however, due to a rise in resource and delivery costs, full fee programs may be subject to change.