This unit (UEEEL0005) involves the skills and knowledge required to develop, connect and functionally test electrical power and control circuits that perform specific control functions. It includes working safely, developing schematic diagrams and converting them to wiring diagrams, selecting and connecting contactors and control devices to perform a specific function. It also includes testing electrical control circuits and completing circuit development activities documentation. 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.).

Unit details

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Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
UEEEL0005

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

UEEEL0003 - Arrange circuits, control and protection for electrical installations

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

UEEEL0024 - Test and connect alternating current (a.c.) rotating machines

UEEEL0025 - Test and connect transformers

UEECD0044 - Solve problems in multiple path circuits

UEECD0046 - Solve problems in single path circuits

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