This unit (UEEEL0014) involves the skills and knowledge required to isolate, test and troubleshoot electrical circuits operating at voltages up to 1,000 volts (V) alternating current (a.c.) or 1,500 V direct current (d.c.). It includes working safely, isolating electrical circuits, evaluating low voltage (LV) electrical circuits, applying systematic fault-finding procedures, conducting repairs and completing the necessary 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 circuits and equipment which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Unit details

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Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:
UEEEL0014

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

UEEEL0047 - Identify, shut down and restart systems with alternate supplies

UEECD0044 - Solve problems in multiple path circuits

UEECD0046 - Solve problems in single path circuits

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