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Overview

International course:

Not available for international students.

Course code:

UEE30811

Start date(s):

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Part Time: 3.5-4 years

Campus:

Moorabbin

This course is the prerequisite for eligibility of the Energy Safe Victoria Electrician's Licence and provides the background knowledge and skills required for successful work in the electrical industry.

As a licensed electrician, you will be able to work on all types of electrical installations, which include the wiring of all commercial, residential and industrial installations.

You will also have the responsibility for the maintenance of electrical equipment throughout the industry.


Course structure

To successfully achieve this qualification, students must complete a series of units and demonstrate competence in the skills involved.Upon completion of these units, students will have achieved the core competencies required. Additional elective competencies must also be completed, with these to be determined in negotiation between the apprentice and their employer. Completion of the core and elective competencies will qualify students for the UEE30811  Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician.

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

UEENEEK142A

Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEG063A

Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations

UEENEEG109A

Develop And Connect Electrical Control Circuits

UEENEEE137A

Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE105A

Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEENEEG104A

Install Appliances, Switchgear And Associated Accessories For Low Voltage Electrical Installations

UEENEEG103A

Install Low Voltage Wiring And Accessories

UEENEEC020B

Participate in electrical work and competency development activities

UEENEEG107A

Select Wiring Systems And Cables For Low Voltage General Electrical Installations

UEENEEE104A

Solve problems in d.c. circuits

UEENEEG101A

Solve problems In electromagnetic devices and related circuits

UEENEEG102A

Solve Problems In Low Voltage A.C. Circuits

UEENEEG033A

Solve Problems In Single And Three Phase Low Voltage Electrical Apparatus And Circuits

UEENEEG006A

Solve Problems In Single And Three Phase Low Voltage Machines

UEENEEG106A

Terminate Cables, Cords And Accessories For Low Voltage Circuits

UEENEEG108A

Trouble-shoot And Repair Faults In Low Voltage Electrical Apparatus And Circuits

UEENEEE107A

Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEENEEG105A

Verify Compliance And Functionality Of Low Voltage General Electrical Installations

UEENEEF102A

Install And Maintain Cabling For Multiple Access To Telecommunication Services

UEENEED101A

Use computer applications relevant to a workplace


Entry requirements

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

It is recommended that applicants have completed Year 11 or equivalent, due to the literacy and numeracy requirements of electrical studies.

You must be signed up as an apprentice with your chosen employer and have a Delta number stating Holmesglen is your selected training provider.

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. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

After successfully completing this course, you will be eligible to receive the UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician.

In completing this training, you will be eligible to sit for the Licenced Electrian's Assessment (LEA), which will enable you to operate as a Licensed Electrician.

PATHWAYS

You will be eligible to sit for the Licenced Electrician's Assessment (LEA), which will enable you to operate as a Licensed Electrician.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Electrician


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

A training contract must be completed by the employer and apprentice within the first two weeks of employment.

An Australian Apprenticeship Support Network (AASN)  representative will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the apprentice.

Contact the AASN on 13 38 73 or australianapprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

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

ELEC

03 9564 2760

building@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf 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

Type

Cost

Gov. subsidised Apprenticeship

$5,064.60

Concession

$1,012.92

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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Contact details
Electrical Open Days

Want to spark a lucrative new career? 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.


Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

- , Thu, 09 Aug - bookings essential.

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 2.30pm 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.


Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

- , Thu, 09 Aug - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road Moorabbin 3189 Australia

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