UEE30811 – Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician
This qualification provides competencies 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’.
Craft certificate, First Aid Certificate. Appropriate experience in the electrotechnology industry is required.
Assessment via interview and portfolio of evidence is available to participants with relevant workplace experience.
There is no set duration. Duration is dependent on applicant knowledge, skills and experience levels.
Available in Sydney only
Participants are required to undertake a number of assessment activities, including:
- Third-party assessment
- Competency conversation
- Completion of a portfolio of evidence.
- The pathway is:
- Certificate IV of Building and Construction (Building)
- Diploma of Building and Construction (Building)
- Diploma of Building and Construction (Management)
- Advanced Diploma of Building and Construction Management
Refer to the student handbook for details, inclusive of course information, student obligations, and services provided.
Mode of Delivery -Recognition of Prior Learning
|UEENEEC020B||60||Participate in electrical work and competency development activities|
|UEENEEE101A||20||Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
|UEENEEE102A||40||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components|
|UEENEEE104A||80||Solve problems in d.c. circuits|
|UEENEEE105A||20||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment|
|UEENEEE107A||40||Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications|
|UEENEEE137A||20||Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work|
|UEENEEG006A||80||Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines|
|UEENEEG033A||60||Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits|
|UEENEEG063A||40||Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations|
|UEENEEG101A||60||Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits|
|UEENEEG102A||80||Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits|
|UEENEEG103A||20||Install low voltage wiring and accessories|
|UEENEEG104A||20||Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations|
|UEENEEG105A||40||Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations|
|UEENEEG106A||40||Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits|
|UEENEEG107A||60||Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations|
|UEENEEG108A||40||Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits|
|UEENEEG109A||80||Develop and connect electrical control circuits|
|UEENEEK142A||20||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector|
|Elective Units Complete Elective units to achieve a total of weighting of 140 points from the following groups:|
|Group A – Imported and Common Elective Units You may complete units to a maximum weighting of 60|
|UEENEEC002B||20||Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs|
|UEENEED101A||20||Use computer applications relevant to a workplace|
Group B – Imported and Common Elective Units
Complete units to a minimum weighting of 80
|UEENEEA110A||40||Assemble, mount and connect control gear and switchgear|
|UEENEEI150A||60||Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers|
How to get a licence ?
To work as a electrician in Australia you must have a licence or be registered (depending on your state or territory). A licence or registration may require a combination of technical qualification, experience, skills and knowledge prior to application. It’s important that you understand what requirements you need to meet before you commit to the process of getting a builders licence. Knowing what’s required of you will save you time and frustration in the long run.
To help you with this, we’ve compiled a list of licensing bodies for each state
|NSW||NSW Fair Trading||http://www.fairtrading.nsw.gov.au/ftw/Tradespeople/Home_building_licensing/Licence_classes_and_qualifications/Electrical.page|
|VIC||Energy Safe Victoria||http://www.esv.vic.gov.au/licensing-coes/electrical-licences/|
|QLD||Workplace Health and Safety
Electrical Safety Office
|TAS||Department of Justice||http://www.justice.tas.gov.au/licensing_and_accreditation/electrical_professionals|
|NT||Electrical Workers and Contractors Licensing Board||https://electricallicensing.nt.gov.au/|