Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician

Cert III Electrotechnology Electrician
Course Code
Course Type
Apprenticeship / Traineeship
Course Level
Apprenticeship / Traineeship
Course Location
Course Duration
Part Time: 4 years
Course Cost
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Study Modes
Part Time (Day)
Duane Vosper
Phone: (03) 5127 0127
Fax: 1300 094 661
Email: d.vosper@federationtraining.edu.au
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841

Course Overview

This qualification provides competencies to select, install, set up, test , fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in buildings and premises. It includes ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Employment Prospects

  • Electrician
  • Electrical Tradesperson

Entry Requirements

  • Applicants must be currently employed as an apprentice in the electrotechnology industry and have a valid contract of training in place

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


  • Practical assessment (observation/demonstration) in a simulated environment
  • On the job assessment – electronic profiling system, portfolio of photographic evidence, supervisor  verifications
  • Written assessments, Moodle Online Assessment

Opportunities For Further Study

Course Structure

Subject Code Subject Description
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and   Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures of   control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEC020B participate in electrical work   and competency development activities
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble &   disassemble utilities industry components
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in D.C circuits
UEENEEE105A Fix & secure   electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEK142A Apply  environmental and sustainable procedures in   the energy sector
UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules,   standards, codes and practices
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  (Electrician only)
UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear   and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations  (Electrician   only)
UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and   functionality of low voltage general electrical installations  (Electrician   only)
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and   accessories for low voltage circuits
UEENEEG107A Select wiring systems and   cables for low voltage general electrical installations (Electrician only)
UEENEEG108A Trouble shoot and repair faults   in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical   control circuits
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
HLTCPR201B Perform CPR
HLTFA301C Apply First Aid
UEENEED101A Use basic computer applications relevant to the energy sector workplace