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

Course essentials

  • Short course dates and times:
    5 days full-time
    19 February - 23 February 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    19 March - 23 March 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    07 May - 11 May 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    18 June - 22 June 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    23 July - 27 July 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    27 August - 31 August 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    01 October - 05 October 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
    5 days full-time
    19 November - 23 November 2018 | 8.00 am - 4.30 pm
Offered by:
VU course code:
UEESS00096
Location:
Industry
Duration:
1 week
Fees:
$1175

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).

The units in this course will contribute to the completion of relevant Certificate III and Certificate IV qualifications from the UEE11 Electrotechnology Training Package.

Course objectives

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:
The units of competency in this skill set will contribute to the completion of relevant CIII and CIV qualifications from the UEE11 Electrotechnology Training Package. Please consult the packaging rules of the relevant qualification for further advice.

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

-UEENEEP014A - Disconnect - Reconnect Water Heaters Connected to Low Voltage Installation Wiring

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.

Applicants should have a Trade background.

How to apply

How to register

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

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