Learn the fundamentals of all things electrical and gain the electrotechnology skills and knowledge for the trade.  Our electrotechnology electrician apprenticeship will provide you with practical experience in the industry.  In our course, you’ll learn from current industry professionals:

to use hand and power tools

  • to install and terminate wiring systems for network communications
  • to maintain and repair apparatus and associated electrical circuits
  • to fabricate, assemble and dismantle utility components
  • to solve problems in DC circuits and low voltage AC circuits
  • to test rail signalling cables
  • to repair various electro-tech equipment
  • to diagnose and rectify faults
  • to commission procedures of apparatus and associated circuits



National Code UEE30811
Study Areas Electrical
Study Level Apprenticeship
Study Type Local
Study Mode

FT: 4 years,

Course Type Apprenticeship
Campuses Workplace, Box Hill, Lilydale


Tuition Fee Type Estimated Annual Fee
Apprentice Gov. Subsidised $1,281.00
Apprentice Concession $256.00
Full Fee $6,039.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $292.80
Retain Course Items*** $297.00


* 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

You can enrol throughout the year. 

Full time: 4 years

Workplace, Box Hill, Lilydale

You must:

  • be registered with an Australian Apprenticeship Centre
  • have a training contract with an employer.

Industry gives preference to those students who have completed Year 11 and show an ability to cope with mathematics and science.

PRE-TRAINING REVIEW

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.

After successful completion, you may wish to further your studies at Certificate IV level.

Direct entry

Recognition of Prior Learning is available.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 3

After successful completion, you may seek employment with sole registered electrical contractors or large electrical contracting organisations as a licensed electrical mechanic (electrician).

You must complete 22 units including electives totalling 1100 hours.

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HLTCPR211A PERFORM CPR 3.0

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UEENEED101A USE COMPUTER APPLICATIONS RELEVANT TO A WORKPLACE 20.0

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UEENEEE104A SOLVE PROBLEMS IN D.C. CIRCUITS 80.0

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UEENEEG103A INSTALL LOW VOLTAGE WIRING AND ACCESSORIES 20.0

This unit covers ascertaining correct operation of single and three phase a.c. circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, multiphase circuit arrangements, issues related to protection, power factor and MEN systems and solutions to circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.

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UEENEEG101A SOLVE PROBLEMS IN ELECTROMAGNETIC DEVICES AND RELATED CIRCUITS 60.0

This unit covers determining correct operation of electromagnetic devices and related circuits and providing solutions as they apply to electrical installations and equipment. It encompasses working safely, power circuit problems solving processes, including the use of voltage, current and resistance measuring devices, providing solutions derived from measurements and calculations to predictable problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits.

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UEENEEG102A SOLVE PROBLEMS IN LOW VOLTAGE A.C. CIRCUITS 80.0

This unit covers ascertaining correct operation of single and three phase a.c. circuits and solving circuit problems as they apply to servicing, fault finding, installation and compliance work functions. It encompasses safe working practices, multiphase circuit arrangements, issues related to protection, power factor and MEN systems and solutions to circuit problems derived from calculated and measured parameters.

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UEENEEE105A FIX AND SECURE ELECTROTECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT 20.0

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UEENEEE107A USE DRAWINGS, DIAGRAMS, SCHEDULES, STANDARDS, CODES AND SPECIFICATIONS 40.0

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UEENEEG104A INSTALL APPLIANCES, SWITCHGEAR AND ASSOCIATED ACCESSORIES FOR LOW VOLTAGE ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS 20.0

This unit covers the installation of appliances protection devices, switchgear, controlgear, switchboards, and accessories designed to operate at voltages up to 1,000 V a.c. or 1,500 V d.c. It encompasses working safely and to installation standards, matching appliances and accessories with that specified, making required circuit connections and completing the necessary installation documentation.

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UEENEEE137A DOCUMENT AND APPLY MEASURES TO CONTROL OHS RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH ELECTROTECHNOLOGY WORK 20.0

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UEENEEE101A APPLY OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY REGULATIONS, CODES AND PRACTICES IN THE WORKPLACE. 20.0

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UEENEEE102A FABRICATE, ASSEMBLE AND DISMANTLE UTILITIES INDUSTRY COMPONENTS 40.0

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UEENEEK142A APPLY ENVIRONMENTALLY AND SUSTAINABLE PROCEDURES IN THE ENERGY SECTOR 20.0

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UEENEEC010B DELIVER A SERVICE TO CUSTOMERS 20.0

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UEENEEC001B MAINTAIN DOCUMENTATION 20.0

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CPCCOHS1001A WORK SAFELY IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY 6.0

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HLTCPR211A PERFORM CPR 3.0

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UEENEED101A USE COMPUTER APPLICATIONS RELEVANT TO A WORKPLACE 20.0

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UEENEEN102A ASSEMBLE AND WIRE INTERNAL ELECTRICAL RAIL SIGNALLING EQUIPMENT 20.0

This unit covers assembly and wiring internal signalling equipment for location boxes, enclosures and equipment rooms. It encompasses safe working, regulatory requirements and following work procedures assembling and mounting components, performing internal wiring, terminating cables, and wiring and testing to certify equipment.

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UEENEEN103A INSTALL AND MAINTAIN RAIL TRACK CIRCUIT LEADS AND BONDS 20.0

 

This unit covers the installation and maintenance of track circuit leads and bonds. It encompasses safe working, regulatory requirements and following work procedures, job planning, running and positioning, connecting track leads and bonds, maintaining and testing track leads and bonds and completing required documentation.

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UEENEEN121A REPAIR RAIL SIGNALLING POWER AND CONTROL CABLES 20.0

This unit covers repair of signalling power cables and multi core signalling control cables up to 50 cores. It encompasses safe working, regulatory requirements and following work procedures, selecting and using appropriate cable joining methods, testing continuity and insulation resistance of repaired cable cores and reporting repair activities.

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UEENEEN104A TEST RAIL SIGNALLING CABLES 20.0

This unit covers testing of signal and communication copper cables. It encompasses safe working, regulatory requirements and following work procedures determining the tools required setting up and conducting test, interpreting test results, determining activities to maintain system integrity and reporting activities.

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