Moorabbin, North Melbourne
This is a VET Delivered to Secondary Students course and can be completed as part of your VCE or VCAL program.
The course offers the opportunity to develop competencies for a work entry program providing grounding in safety, and basic skills and knowledge for work in any electrotechnology industry.
The course is a pre-vocational electrical program, designed to provide an introduction to the electrical/electronics industries in areas such as air-conditioning, electrical, refrigeration, or instrumentation.
It enables you to develop broad based competencies in a range of electrotechnology fields such as lighting, general power, fire protection and security, robotics, instrumentation, optical data and voice systems, electrical motors and control systems.
It also enables you to make more informed choices in the selection of vocational career paths, and gain a recognised credential and credits for further training as an apprentice or trainee in the electrotechnology industry.
During this course, you are required to provide overalls, work boots and clear safety classes.
Note: If not undertaking this course as a VCE or VCAL student, please refer to our full-time pre-apprenticeship course UEE22011Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start) - Pre-Apprenticeship.
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 Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
Solve problems in d.c. circuits
Use of Routine Equipment/Plant/Technologies In An Energy Sector Environment
Carry Out Routine Work Activities In An Energy Sector Environment
Identify And Select Components, Accessories And Materials For Energy Sector Work Activities
Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
Work safely in the construction industry
Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
Use computer applications relevant to a workplace
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
When undertaking the course, you must be enrolled as a VCE or VCAL student.
This course requires at least Year 10 mathematical knowledge, and is not recommended if you find mathematics at this level challenging.
QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION
You will be eligible to receive the UEE22011 Certificate II in Electrotechnology (Career Start), and be well positioned to pursue apprenticeship opportunities within the electrical industry.
Successful completion of the course can be credited towards your apprenticeship training. This is appealing to prospective employers when seeking employment, as you have already commenced the off the job training component of an apprenticeship.
At the completion of this course, you may wish to apply for credit and continue your studies in the UEE30811 Certificate III in Electrotechnology (Electrician) Apprenticeship or the UEE33011 Certificate III in Electrical Fitting Apprenticeship.
- Apprentice electrician
- 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
If you have further questions, contact VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETis) Coordination Centre.
T: 03 9209 5109
For VET Delivered to Secondary Students Contact your school to discuss fees.