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Duration: 
1 week
Location: 
Industry
Fees: 
$1175

Overview

Learn to disconnect and reconnect low voltage fixed wired appliances.

Short course dates and times: 
23–27 July 2018 8am–4.30pm 5 days full-time
27–31 August 2018 8am–4.30pm 5 days full-time
1–5 October 2018 8am–4.30pm 5 days full-time
19–23 November 2018 8am–4.30pm 5 days full-time

Develop skills in isolation of low voltage electrical supplies, disconnection and reconnection of electrical appliances.

Upon completion you should be abe to:

  • work safely on electrical appliances, identifying supply arrangements
  • follow isolation procedures
  • select and use testing and measuring devices
  • terminate and connect cables and conductors to Australian Standards
  • safety test and report on electrical appliances.

This EXCLUDES disconnecting or reconnecting circuits at a switchboard or to general electrical accessories (including switches, socket outlets, light etc); or installation of or alteration to any part of the fixed electrical wiring system (defined in applicable regulations as electrical installing work).

Restricted Electrical Licence or Disconnected/Reconnected Electrical Licence – please refer to your local licensing body for details concerning the jurisdictional conditions and requirements for the issue of a license.

Course contents

All theoretical and practical assessments must be satisfactorily completed with 100% accuracy. Students are able to be reassessed where they do not initially achieve the required standard.

Skill Set Requirements is the successful completion of both units of competency within this course:

- UEENEEE101A – Apply Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, Codes and Practices in the Workplace

- UEENEEP010A - Disconnect - Reconnect Appliances Connected to Low Voltage Installation Wiring

This skill set is designed for people wishing to disconnect and reconnect low voltage fixed wired appliances which are incidental or a primary and regular function of work related to a principle work function. Learners will be developing skills in isolation of low voltage electrical supplies, disconnection and reconnection of electrical appliances. More specifically, competent persons should be able to: work safely on electrical appliances, identifying supply arrangements; follow isolation procedure; select and use testing and measuring devices; terminate and connect cables and conductors to Australian Standards; safety test and report on electrical appliances.

This EXCLUDES disconnecting or reconnecting circuits at a switchboard or to general electrical accessories (including switches, socket outlets, light etc); or installation of or alteration to any part of the fixed electrical wiring system (defined in applicable regulations as electrical installing work).

Licensing/Regulatory Information:
Restricted Electrical Licence or Disconnected/Reconnected Electrical Licence – please refer to your local licensing body for details concerning the jurisdictional conditions and requirements for the issue of a license.

Admission requirements

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course.

Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

Participants should advise training staff if they have any colour / vision impairments.

Participants should have a Trade background.

How to register

Register and pay online

Contact us

Phone: +61 3 9919 7600
Emailtrades@vu.edu.au

 

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