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Overview

Course code:

UEE22011

Next available intakes:

February

Course length:

Part Time: 2 years

Campus:

Moorabbin, North Melbourne

This Certificate II Electrotechnology offers secondary school students a chance 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.

This is a VET Delivered to Secondary Students course and can be completed as part of your VCE or VCAL program.

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.


Course structure

Timetable:
Moorabbin
VCE only - Wednesdays 8.30am - 3.30pm or 12.30pm - 4.30pm (VCE only)
Year 1 only - Fridays 8.30am - 3.30pm

North Melbourne
Wednesdays - 8.30am - 3.30pm

ASSESSMENT

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

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

UEENEEE101A

Apply occupational health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEE104A

Solve problems in d.c. circuits

UEENEEE141A

Use of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment

UEENEEE148A

Carry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment

UEENEEE179A

Identify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities

UEENEEK142A

Apply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector

CPCCOHS1001A

Work safely in the construction industry

HLTAID001

Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation

UEENEED101A

Use computer applications relevant to a workplace

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEENEEE105A

Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEENEEE107A

Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

Code Name
UEENEEE101AApply occupational health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE104ASolve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEE141AUse of routine equipment/plant/technologies in an energy sector environment
UEENEEE148ACarry out routine work activities in an energy sector environment
UEENEEE179AIdentify and select components, accessories and materials for energy sector work activities
UEENEEK142AApply environmentally and sustainable procedures in the energy sector
CPCCOHS1001AWork safely in the construction industry
HLTAID001Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation
UEENEED101AUse computer applications relevant to a workplace
UEENEEE102AFabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE105AFix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107AUse drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

Entry requirements

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.


Outcomes

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.

PATHWAYS

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.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

- 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

E: vetis@holmesglen.edu.au


Fees

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Electrical Open Days

Want to spark a lucrative new career? Looking to further your skills? Electrical technicians are among the highest paid trades people in Australia; and with very strong employment growth, your skills will continue to be in demand. Visit us on Open Day at 2pm to tour our facilities and talk to industry trainers about our pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs. Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

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Holmesglen North Melbourne Campus, Level 2, 200 Arden St North Melbourne 3051 Australia

Want to spark a lucrative new career or looking to further your skills? Electrical technicians are among the highest paid trades people in Australia; and with very strong employment growth, your skills will continue to be in demand. Visit us on Open Day at 2.30pm to tour our facilities and talk to industry trainers about our pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs. You can also come along to find out more about our VET in Schools course, the Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre Vocational). Our experienced teachers will provide you with information on how we can support you to successfully complete units towards your Year 11 and Year 12 studies as well as highlight future study pathways and career opportunities. Registrations are essential for sessions to go ahead.

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