Version Effective: 27th of March, 2018
Version Effective: 27th of March, 2018

UEE30811 - Certificate III in Electrotechnology (Electrician)

Course Details

Course Summary

This qualification is for indentured apprentices who are currently employed as Apprentice Electricians. Throughout this course, you will learn skills to select, install, set up, test, fault find, repair and maintain electrical systems and equipment in building and premises. You will also learn the skills and knowledge required to interpret electrical drawings, circuit development, transformers, lighting, three-phase induction motors, single-phase motors, circuit protection, and installation requirements. On successful completion of this qualification, you will meet the ERAC requirements for an ‘Electrician’s licence’. Training for this course will be delivered through a combination of on and off-the-job learning strategies which are consistent with a formal apprenticeship.

Course Details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • Domestic
Fees
Full Fee $18586 (2019)
$19702 (2020)
Fee for service per unit $845 (2019)
$896 (2020)
Fee for service (International) $19702 (2020)
Fee for service per unit (International) $896 (2020)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • Engineering and Built Environment
Skill Area
  • Utilities
AQF Level Level 3: Certificate III

Admission Codes

International Students
CRICOS Codes
Not Applicable

Entry Requirements

This course is for apprenticeship training only. Students must be employed as apprentices in a relevant industry.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Trade Qualified Electrician.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 20 core units
  2. Complete 4 elective units
Standard Course Structure

This course is for apprentices only.  Delivered over 4 years with face to face delivery and on the job training, as determined by the individual training plan.  

  • RPL/RCC/Credit
  • On-campus
Core
UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG006A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEK142A Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG107A Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG103A Install low voltage wiring and accessories More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEC020B Participate in electrical work and competency development activities More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations More Information Training.gov Details
Elective
UEENEED101A Use computer applications relevant to a workplace More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEC002B Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEA113A Mount and wire control panel equipment More Information Training.gov Details
UEENEEI150A Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers More Information Training.gov Details

Unit Sequence

For the following units, you may choose your own order of study, while taking into account pre-requisite requirements and the unit availability.
Unit Code Unit Name
UEENEEE107A Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits
UEENEEA113A Mount and wire control panel equipment
UEENEEC002B Source and purchase material/parts for installation or service jobs
UEENEED101A Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
UEENEEG105A Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEC020B Participate in electrical work and competency development activities
UEENEEG104A Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
UEENEEG103A Install low voltage wiring and accessories
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
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG006A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
UEENEEG063A Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
UEENEEG102A Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
UEENEEG101A Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
UEENEEG106A Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
UEENEEE105A Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE102A Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE104A Solve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEK142A Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEI150A Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers

Course Assessment Information

RPL - Students who have previous informal and formal learning need to advise their trainer/assessor prior to enrolment. If the student wishes to apply for an RPL they need to apply to the RPL Centre.
Credit transfer - If credit for relevant formal qualifications is sought, then the process will be actioned after the student has enrolled in at least one unit of competency as directed by the relevant trainer/assessor. The Trainer/Assessor will work with the student on their credit transfer application, and provide advice and support as necessary.
Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
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