Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-vocational) (Specialising in Electrical)
A state accredited curriculum that offers students the opportunity to develop their skills and knowledge across a range of electrical sectors, including electrical, electronics, refrigeration and mechanical engineering.
This hands on preapprenticeship 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 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.
FT: 8 weeks
|Campuses||Box Hill, Lilydale|
|Tuition Fee Type||Estimated Fee|
|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.
Full time: 8 weeks
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 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. This is exactly how we will deliver this course, both with practical skills and theoretical knowledge.
You must complete 10 core units and 3 elective units.
|HLTAID002||PROVIDE BASIC EMERGENCY LIFE SUPPORT||12.0|
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to recognise and respond to life-threatening emergencies in line with the Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) Guidelines.
This unit applies to all workers who may be required to provide an emergency response in a range of situations, including community and workplace settings.
|VU20915||PERFORM BASIC WELDING AND THERMAL CUTTING PROCESSES TO FABRICATE ENGINEERING STRUCTURES||60.0|
This unit of competency sets out the knowledge and skills required to perform:
basic welding using manual metal arc welding (MMAW)
basic welding using gas metal arc welding (GMAW)
basic thermal cutting using fuel gas equipment