UEEEL0079 - Plan and analyse LV electrical apparatus

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Unit code: UEEEL0079 | Study level: TAFE


This unit covers planning and analysing the correct operation of single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus. It covers planning their use in electrical installations, apparatus arrangements, and issues related to operation, characteristics, protection and solutions to apparatus problems.


For Melbourne campuses

Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each units 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:

  • analysing the operating parameters of existing apparatus
  • recommending alterations to existing apparatus to comply with specified operating parameters
  • determining the cause of problems in existing apparatus
  • recommending solutions for identified apparatus problems
  • determining conditions causing existing apparatus to be unsafe
  • justifying selection of apparatus for a specified range of applications and operating parameters
  • planning apparatus installation in accordance with 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.

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