- Accredited Course; Apprenticeship
- Study mode
- On Campus
- Part Time
- 42 - 48 months
- 8.00am – 4.30pm
- Starting Date
- February 2018
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 RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician .
- 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
Must have a valid contract of training (i.e. - apprenticeship)
Minimum Level 4 in Mathematics and English.
Course CostFor 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 LoansNot Applicable
A four year contract of training with one day a week off the job training at Federation Training
Pathway to Industry Licence
Material and Equipment supplied by students
Pens, Paper, Calculator, AS/NZS regulation books, protective clothing and footwear.
Student ServicesSupport 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 LearningMany Federation Training courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
20 core units plus a combination of electives to achieve a total weighting of 140 points.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|UEENEEC020B||Participate in electrical work and competency development activities|
|UEENEEE101A||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
|UEENEEE102A||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components|
|UEENEEE104A||Solve problems in d.c. circuits|
|UEENEEE105A||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment|
|UEENEEE107A||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications|
|UEENEEE137A||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work|
|UEENEEG006A||Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines|
|UEENEEG033A||Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits|
|UEENEEG063A||Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations|
|UEENEEG101A||Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits|
|UEENEEG102A||Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits|
|UEENEEG103A||Install low voltage wiring and accessories|
|UEENEEG104A||Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations|
|UEENEEG105A||Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations|
|UEENEEG106A||Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits|
|UEENEEG107A||Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations|
|UEENEEG108A||Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits|
|UEENEEG109A||Develop and connect electrical control circuits|
|UEENEEK142A||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector|
|Group A - Common Electives|
|CPCCOHS1001A||Work safely in the construction industry|
|UEENEEC002B||Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs|
|UEENEEC003B||Provide quotations for installation or service jobs|
|UEENEED101A||Use computer applications relevant to a workplace|
|UEENEEE009B||Comply with scheduled and preventative maintenance program processes|
|UEENEEE020B||Provide basic instruction in the use of electrotechnology apparatus|
|Group B - Qualification Elective Units|
|UEENEEI116A||Assemble, enter and verify operating instructions in microprocessor equipped devices|
|UEENEEI150A||Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers|
|UEENEEF102A||Install and maintain cabling for multiple access to telecommunication services|
Examinations, practical examinations, online theory assessments