UEECD0025 - Lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits

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Unit code: UEECD0025 | Study level: TAFE
UEECD0007 - Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEECD0020 - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEECD0051 - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
(Or equivalent to be determined by unit coordinator)


This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to lay wiring/cabling and terminate accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits.It includes preparing to lay, laying wiring/cabling and connecting accessories for ELV circuits. It also includes completing and reporting work activities.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes & 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:

  • applying relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) requirements, including implementing risk control measures
  • applying sustainable energy principles and practices
  • cleaning worksite
  • completing and reporting work activities
  • dealing with unplanned events/situations in accordance with workplace procedures in a manner that minimises risk to personnel and equipment
  • determining nature of work activities
  • installing cables and accessories to specifications
  • laying wiring/cabling and connecting accessories for extra-low voltage (ELV) circuits
  • marking cables for future service using workplace procedures
  • notifying and documenting completion of work using workplace procedures
  • obtaining location of work
  • preparing to lay wiring/cabling and connecting accessories for ELV circuits
  • reporting safety hazards not previously identified on job safety assessment
  • seeking advice from relevant person/s
  • selecting appropriate tools, equipment, testing devices, cables and accessories
  • sourcing materials required for work activities
  • terminating cables, conductors and accessories to manufacturer specifications and requirements.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the Victoria University Polytechnic e-Learning system.

As part of a course

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