• Code
  • UEE30811
  • Type
  • Accredited Course; Apprenticeship
  • Study mode
  • On Campus
  • Part Time
  • Duration
  • 42 - 48 months
  • Times
  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 8.00am – 4.30pm
  • Starting Date
  • 29th February 2018
  • Location
  • Yallourn
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Course Overview

This course is primarily for clients who are indentured as an electrical apprentice under an Australian approved scheme.
It is available as a lock-step, one day a week release from workplace activites for three and half years during the apprenticeship. Each day required for attendance changes yearly as the client progresses in the training.
A number of theory, practical and online resources are utilized in the delivery of this course.
At the end of the course, an apprentice will be able to to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in building and premises. It includes ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’.
A final external assessment is required by Energy Safe Victoria before an A Grade License can be issued to the apprentice.

Qualifications and Recognition

Upon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician .

Career Opportunities

  • Licensed Electrician
  • Hazardous area Electrician
  • Instrumentation Technician
  • Electrical Contractor

Opportunities for Further Study

  • UEE40411 – Certificate IV in Electrical - Instrumentation
  • UEE31211 – Certificate III in Instrumentation and Control

Further Information

Entry Requirements

Must have a valid contract of training (i.e. - apprenticeship)


Minimum Level 4 in Mathematics and English.

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


Specialist Course Information

A four year contract of training with one day a week off the job training at Federation Training


Not Applicable

Pathway to Industry Licence

Not Applicable

Material and Equipment supplied by students

Pens, Paper, Calculator, AS/NZS regulation books, protective clothing and footwear.

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

20 core units plus a combination of electives to achieve a total weighting of 140 points.

Unit CodeUnit Name
Core units
UEENEEC020BParticipate in electrical work and competency development activities
UEENEEE101AApply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102AFabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE104ASolve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107AUse drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE137ADocument and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEG006ASolve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
UEENEEG033ASolve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG063AArrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
UEENEEG101ASolve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
UEENEEG102ASolve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
UEENEEG103AInstall low voltage wiring and accessories
UEENEEG104AInstall appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
UEENEEG105AVerify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG106ATerminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
UEENEEG107ASelect wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG108ATrouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG109ADevelop and connect electrical control circuits
UEENEEK142AApply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
Elective units
Group A - Common Electives
CPCCOHS1001AWork safely in the construction industry
UEENEEC001BMaintain documentation
UEENEEC002BSource and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
UEENEEC003BProvide quotations for installation or service jobs
UEENEED101AUse computer applications relevant to a workplace
UEENEEE009BComply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes
UEENEEE020BProvide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus
Group B - Qualification Elective Units
UEENEEI116AAssemble, enter and verify operating instructions in microprocessor equipped devices
UEENEEI150ADevelop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers
UEENEEF102AInstall and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services

Course Dates



Examinations, practical examinations, online theory assessments

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