• Code
  • UEE22011
  • Type
  • Pre-Apprenticeship; Accredited Course
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Online
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Duration
  • Full Time: 10 weeks (32 hours per week)
    Part Time: 1 day a week for 40 weeks
    Flexible: Up to 10 weeks.
  • Times
  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
  • Starting Date
  • 19th February 2018
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

This course will provide clients a “foot” into the Electrotechnology industry. Clients will learn workplace practical skills and the necessary knowledge to enter a career in the Electrotechnology industry with confidence. This course also entails basic interview skills,techniques, and resume writing which also can give clients more job seeking abilities.

It is an advantage to anyone wishing to become a licensed Electrician through an apprenticeship or a similar field.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start).

Career Opportunities

  • Licensed Electrician
  • Instrumentation Fitter
  • Electrical Trades Assistan
  • Electrical Wholesaler

Opportunities for Further Study

  • Certificate III in Electrotechnology (Electrician)
  • Certificate III in Instrumentation
  • Certificate IV in Electrotechnology (Instrumentation)

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Preferred Year 10 mathematics achieved


Not Applicable

Online requirement

Not Applicable


Course Cost

For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of Federation Training. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Fee Assistance.

VET Student Loans

Not Applicable

Materials Fees

$82.50 if student has CII Card or $109.50 with no card, Online fees = $160.00 if student has CI Card or $187.00 no card

Specialist Course Information



Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Safety glasses, Personal protective clothing, closed toe footwear ( no mesh), calculator, pens

Student Services

Support is available for students at every stage of the study journey. Please speak to any of our friendly reception or teaching staff.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Many Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.

Course Structure

Course Modules

To attain this qualification a total of 12 units must be achieved; comprising 6 core units and 6 electives

Unit Code

Unit Name

Core Units



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


Solve problems in d.c. circuits


Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment


Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment


Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities


Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

Elective units



Assemble electronic components


Select electronic components for assembly


Work Safely In The Construction Industry


Perform Computations


Conduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord connected equipment and cord assemblies


Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply

Course Dates



Practical experiences, practical demonstrations, practical demonstrations in simulated work conditions, problem solving

Can prospective students enrol in individual units?


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