Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational)
This state accredited electrical and refrigeration course will give you the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge across a range of electrical sectors, including electrical, electronics, refrigeration and mechanical engineering.
This hands on pre-apprenticeship will give you a broad understanding of the electrical industry, learning how to use tools, electrical wiring and equipment of the trade.
On completion of this course you will also receive a White Card enabling you to work safely on a building site. This will give you a better standing when applying for an apprenticeship with an employer.
There are two streams to this course which means you can choose to specialise in either electrical or refrigeration.
FT: 9 weeks
|Campuses||Box Hill, Lilydale|
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|Gov. Subsidised - Standard||$1,214.00|
|Gov. Subsidised - Concession||$243.00|
|Service Fees||Estimated Annual Fees|
|Service & Amenities*||$155.00|
|Core Skills Support**||$75.00|
|Annual Material Fees||$469.00|
|Retain Course Items***||No fee applies|
^ This course is on the 2019 Free TAFE list - find out more.
* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.
** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.
***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).
Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.
This training is provided to eligible individuals with funds made available by the Commonwealth and Victorian Governments
Box Hill: May, July, August, October
Lilydale: July, Ocotber
Full time: 9 weeks
You must have completed Year 11 or equivalent
To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs the Institute and CAE will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.
A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.
On successful completion, you may wish to apply to a Certificate III (apprenticeship) in your chosen field.
This course will provide some credits toward the Certificate III in Electrotechnology or the Certificate III in Appliance Service.
This course is government accredited and has national recognition
The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 2
This course prepares you for employment as an apprentice electrician.
Box Hill Institute has numerous affiliations with industry. Part of our role is not only to educate and train you but also to assist you finding employment opportunities through real industry contacts.
Our aim for this course is to get you work ready. With this in mind we will deliver this course with a focus on both practical skills and theoretical knowledge.
You must complete 10 core units and 3 elective units.
|CPCCOHS1001A||WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY||6.0|
|UEENEEE101A||APPLY OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS, CODES AND PRACTICES IN THE WORKPLACE.||20.0|
|UEENEEE102A||FABRICATE, ASSEMBLE AND DISMANTLE UTILITIES INDUSTRY COMPONENTS||40.0|
|UEENEEE103A||SOLVE PROBLEMS IN ELV SINGLE PATH CIRCUITS||40.0|
|UEENEEE105A||FIX AND SECURE ELECTROTECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT||20.0|
|UEENEEE179A||IDENTIFY AND SELECT COMPONENTS, ACCESSORIES AND MATERIALS FOR ENERGY SECTOR WORK ACTIVITIES||20.0|
|UEENEEE148A||CARRY OUT ROUTINE WORK ACTIVITIES IN AN ENERGY SECTOR ENVIRONMENT||40.0|
|UEENEEE142A||PRODUCE PRODUCTS FOR CARRYING OUT ENERGY SECTOR WORK ACTIVITIES||80.0|
|UEENEEE130A||PROVIDE SOLUTIONS AND REPORT ON ROUTINE ELECTROTECHNOLOGY PROBLEMS||60.0|
|HLTAID002||PROVIDE BASIC EMERGENCY LIFE SUPPORT||12.0|
|UEENEEP024A||ATTACH CORDS AND PLUGS TO ELECTRICAL EQUIPMENT FOR CONNECTION TO A SINGLE PHASE 230 VOLT SUPPLY||20.0|
|UEENEEK112A||PROVIDE BASIC SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SOLUTIONS FOR ENERGY REDUCTION IN RESIDENTIAL PREMISES||40.0|
|UEENEEE141A||USE OF ROUTINE EQUIPMENT/PLANT/TECHNOLOGIES IN AN ENERGY SECTOR ENVIRONMENT||60.0|
|UEENEEJ104A||ESTABLISH THE BASIC OPERATING CONDITIONS OF AIR CONDITIONING SYSTEMS||20.0|
|UEENEEJ103A||ESTABLISH THE BASIC OPERATING CONDITIONS OF VAPOUR COMPRESSION SYSTEMS||60.0|
|UEENEEJ102A||PREPARE AND CONNECT REFRIGERANT TUBING AND FITTINGS||40.0|