This unit (UEEEL0003) involves the skills and knowledge required to select, arrange and terminate circuits, control and protection devices and systems for electrical installations operating at low voltage (LV). It includes protection of persons and property, correct functioning, ensuring compatibility with the supply, arranging installation into circuits, selecting and arranging switchgear/control gear and protective devices to meet compliance requirements, and documenting arrangement decisions. The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a licence or permit to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 volt (V) alternating current (a.c.) or 120 V direct current (d.c.). Competency development activities in this unit are subject to regulations directly related to licensing. Where a licence or permit to practice is not held, a relevant contract of training, such as an Australian Apprenticeship, may be required.

Unit details

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Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
UEEEL0003

Prerequisites

UEECD0007 - Apply work health and safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEECD0019 - Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

UEECD0020 - Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

UEECD0051 - Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications

UEEEL0019 - Solve problems in direct current (d.c.) machines

UEEEL0020 - Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

UEEEL0021 - Solve problems in magnetic and electromagnetic devices

UEEEL0023 - Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

UEECD0044 - Solve problems in multiple path circuits

UEECD0046 - Solve problems in single path circuits

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