This unit covers attaching flexible cords, cables and plugs to electrical equipment connected to a supply up to 1,000V a.c. or 1,500V d.c. This may be incidental to or a primary and regular function of work related to a principle function in the workplace. It encompasses working safely, identifying plug configurations, selecting and using testing and measuring devices, terminating and connecting flexible cords/plugs and conductors, safety testing and reporting.

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:


UEENEEP024A - Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 230 volt supply


Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills and knowledge: - safety; - selection of flexible cords/cables and plugs to suit given applications; - connect flexible cords/cables and plugs to multiphase equipment; - determine that a flexible cord/cable and plug is safe and is connected correctly, and; - producing documentation and reports.

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