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Duration: 
1 week
Location: 
Industry
Fees: 
$1175

Overview

Learn to disconnect and reconnect low voltage fixed wired control devices.

Short course dates and times: 

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

Upon completion you should be able to:

  • work safely on control devices, 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 control devices.

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 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

In order to be issued a Statement of Attainment, for UEESS00094 Restricted - Disconnection/reconnection of fixed wired low voltage control devices Skill Set, a student must complete the core units.

CORE UNITS

Recognition of Prior Learning and/or Credit Transfers

Previous completion of units at the Polytechnic or any other Registered Training Organisation and/or previous attainment of skills and knowledge may be credited towards this course.

This skill set is designed for people wishing to disconnect and reconnect low voltage fixed wired control devices 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 control devices. More specifically, should be able to: work safely on control devices, 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 control devices.

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 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 impairment.

Applicants should have a Trade background.

How to register

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

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