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 $17534 (2018)
$18586 (2019)
Fee for service per unit $845 (2019)
For detailed information on Course Fees, visit www.cqu.edu.au/fees
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
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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

1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.

Trade Qualified Electrician.

Course Structures

In order to complete this course, you must:

  1. Complete 20 core units
  2. Complete 6 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.  

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

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
UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEG108A Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and 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
UEENEEG109A Develop and connect electrical control circuits
UEENEEE137A Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEG033A Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
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
UEENEEI150A Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification
RPL
Course Learning Outcomes
Where and when can I start?
The availabilities listed here are for 2019 and beyond.
Please view the more details information for any additional information related to the intakes

There are currently no intakes for this course.
2018 Intakes
The availabilities listed here are for 2018.

Apprenticeship Training

This course is for apprentices only.

This course has been designed to be delivered over four (4) years with face to face delivery each year along with on the job training as determined by the individual training plan. Apprentices will be required to complete face to face training with theory and practical assessment confirmed with Third Party Evidence completed in the workplace.
For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here
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