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Full Time: 9 weeks
, Part Time: 18 weeks
Drummond St Chadstone, Moorabbin, North Melbourne
The Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) is a pre-apprenticeship electrical course, providing an introduction to the electrical/electronics industries in areas such as electrical, renewable energy, air conditioning/refrigeration and instrumentation.
Full Time for 9 weeks; Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8am – 4pm
Part Time for 18 weeks; 2 evenings 5.30pm to 9.30pm and Saturdays 8am – 4pm (available at North Melbourne and Moorabbin only)
Note: There is no part-time option for this course at Drummond St. Chadstone.
Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
||Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
||Prepare to work safely in the construction industry
||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
||Solve problems in single path circuits
||Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment
||Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities
||Provide solutions and report on routine electrotechnology problems
||Provide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in residential premises
||Operate application software packages
||Use routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment
||Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply
| Code || Name |
|UEECD0007||Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace|
|CPCCWHS1001||Prepare to work safely in the construction industry|
|UEECD0019||Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components|
|UEECD0020||Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment|
|UEERE0001||Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector|
|UEECD0046||Solve problems in single path circuits|
|UEECD0009||Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment|
|UEECD0021||Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities|
|UEECD0038||Provide solutions and report on routine electrotechnology problems|
|UEERE0021||Provide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in residential premises|
|ICTICT214||Operate application software packages|
|UEECD0052||Use routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment|
|UEERL0001||Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 Volt supply|
Holmesglen recommends learners have a minimum of Year 10 level English and Mathematics; Year 11 is highly recommended. This course is not recommended if you find mathematics at this level challenging.
Applicants must be at least 16 years old.
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview. These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.
COVID-19 vaccination requirements
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RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION
On completion, you will receive the UEE22020 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) qualification.
UEE30820 Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician Apprenticeship
UEE33020 Certificate III in Electrical Fitting Apprenticeship
apprentice electrical fitter
apprentice air conditioning and refrigeration mechanic
renewable energy systems installer
electrical engineering technician
renewable energy sales and support roles
How to apply
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|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
|Free TAFE eligible student||FREE|
|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
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