Certificate IV In Electrotechnology – Systems Electrician

Certificate IV In Electrotechnology – Systems Electrician

VET NATIONAL CODE:  UEE40611

Total Duration

78 Weeks

(66 weeks Tuition + 12 weeks Breaks)

Location

NSW | QLD Campuses (AIBT)

Pricing

OffShore Int Student: $20,700 *

OnShore Student Visa Holder: $18,000 *

*Total Materials Fee $1,500

This qualification provides competencies to select, install, commission, fault find and maintain electrical systems and equipment with options, typically in Explosion protection; Electrical machines; Electrical inspection; Safety auditing; Contracting; Lifts; Energy supply/distribution. It includes ERAC requirements for an Electricians licence.

  • This qualification will only fulfil the academic requirements, not a licensed trade qualification. 

For more information please visit:

Please Note:

  • Students must complete the First Aid Course as part of the AIBT Job Ready Program prior to commencing any practical lessons and assessments
  • Completion of an AIBT qualification does not guarantee an employment outcome
  • Note: UEENEEG105A – Those holding an Unrestricted Electricians Licence or equivalent issued in an Australian State or Territory meets the requirements of this unit and its pre-requisite requirements
National Code:
UEE40611
CRICOS Course Code:
AIBT CRICOS CODE: 095070M
Nationally Recognised:
Delivery mode:

AIBT In Class (NSW | QLD)

Assessment:
The assessment of each unit of competency will take place during the course. Assessments will take the form of written assessments, classroom exercises and practical tasks within workshop observation and demonstration and Log Book in our classroom / engineering workshops.
Start dates:
January, March, June, July, September and October
Awarded by
Australia Institute of Business and Technology
RTO Code: 41138 | CRICOS: 03430J
Packaging Rules:
Total number of units = 28
22 Core units
Plus 6 Elective units
– All the Core competency standard units, defined in the Core Competency Standard Units table as per training.gov.au
– A combination of Elective competency standard units to achieve a total weighting of 320 points in accordance with the Elective Competency Standard Units as per training.gov.au
 

Total Materials Fee – $1,500

Materials fee covers the cost of goods, materials and/or services provided by AIBT to be used by students in the course of training.

The Materials Fees in this qualification include:

  • Trade tools
  • Class materials
  • Printing
  • Stationery
  • Safety wear
  • Uniforms
  • Excursions

Core Subjects

 
UEENEEE038B
Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan
UEENEEE101A
Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace
UEENEEE102A
Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components
UEENEEE104A
Solve problems in d.c. circuits
UEENEEE105A
Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment
UEENEEE107A
Use drawings, diagrams, schedules, standards, codes and specifications
UEENEEE117A
Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures
UEENEEE124A
Compile and produce an energy sector detailed report
UEENEEE137A
Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work
UEENEEG006A
Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines
UEENEEG033A
Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG063A
Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations
UEENEEG101A
Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits
UEENEEG102A
Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits
UEENEEG103A
Install low voltage wiring and accessories
UEENEEG104A
Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations
UEENEEG105A
Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG106A
Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits
UEENEEG107A
Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations
UEENEEG108A
Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits
UEENEEG109A
Develop and connect electrical control circuits
UEENEEK145A
Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures
 
 

Elective Subjects

 
UEENEEJ104A
Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems
 
UEENEEH150A
Assemble and set up basic security systems

UEENEEG122A

Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations

UEENEEG123A

Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase
UEENEEG124A
Conduct compliance inspection of special LV electrical installations

UEENEEG132A

Carry out low voltage electrical field testing and report findings

 
 
Please note all electives are pre-selected by AIBT.
If you wish to make changes to pre-selected electives, please contact us.
For more information on the course content, visit www.training.gov.au


Entry requirement:

English requirement of a minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent. Completion of Australian year 12 or equivalent with satisfactory completion of mathematics and physics.

Academic requirement:
Completion of Australian year 12 or equivalent with satisfactory completion of mathematics and physics.
English requirement:

A minimum of IELTS 5.5 is required.

This is a generic entry requirement. For more specific indicators, please refer to your Sales Manager. Please note if you hold a passport from any sub continent country, a minimum IELTS of 6 is required.

International Students who do not meet the English language requirements for this course may undertake English Language Intensive Course for Overseas Students (ELICOS) according to the English Learning Matrix.

Note: UEENEEG105A – Those holding an Unrestricted Electricians Licence or equivalent issued in an Australian State or Territory meets the requirements of this unit and its pre-requisite requirements.

The core competencies of this qualification meet the prescribed requirements for Engineering Associate membership of Engineers Australia and ERAC requirements for an Electricians licence. For more information please visit:

Trades Recognition Australia 

Electrical Regulatory Authorities Council

OHS:

Practice in workplace and during training is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety. 

Licensing/Regulatory Information

Each state and territory (NSW/QLD/TAS) has different requirements in relation to Australian context gap training for the licensed occupations Electrician.

For more information please visit Trades Recognition Australia Licensing:

Trades Recognition Australia

 Queensland

To apply for an Electrical Work Licence/Permit (Other than Apprentice), OTSR holders wishing to work in Queensland must contact the Electrical Safety Office, who is the regulator responsible for issuing Queensland electrical licences.

Holders of an Electrical Work Licence/Permit (Other than Apprentice) must:

  • enrol in and complete Australian context gap training. The gap training must be undertaken with an approved Queensland RTO;
  • work under the supervision of a holder of a current and full electrician’s licence for a minimum period of twelve (12) months. Any work undertaken must be recorded in a worker’s log book, and;
  • complete a structured training program co-ordinated by a Queensland RTO.

On successful completion of the Australian context gap training and supervised employment, applicants are eligible to apply for a Certificate III in Electrotechnology – Electrician.

On receipt of the Certificate III in Electrotechnology – Electrician, an applicant may then apply for a full electrical licence.

For more specific information about electrical licences in Queensland, please contact the Electrical Safety Office.

Electrical Safety Office
T: 1300 632 993
E: Licensing.ProcessingServices@oir.qld.gov.au
W: Electrical Safety Office

 New South Wales

To apply for a Provisional Tradesperson Certificate, OTSR holders wishing to work in New South Wales (NSW) must contact New South Wales Fair Trading, who is the regulator responsible for issuing NSW electrical licences.

Holders of a Provisional Tradesperson Certificate must:

  • enrol in and complete Australian context gap training, and;
  • work under the supervision of a holder of a current and full electrician’s licence or qualified supervisor’s certificate for a minimum period of twelve (12) months.

On successful completion of the Australian context gap training and supervised employment, applicants are eligible to apply for a Certificate III in Electrotechnology – Electrician.

On receipt of the Certificate III in Electrotechnology – Electrician and obtaining a Certificate of Proficiency through the NSW Vocational Training Review Panel, an applicant may then apply for a full electrical licence.

Applicants should refer to the Licence classes and qualifications page for Electricians in order to view the full requirements to obtain a contractor licence or qualified supervisor certificate.

For specific information about electrical licences in NSW please contact NSW Fair Trading.

Fair Trading
T: 13 32 20
E: HBLicensing@finance.nsw.gov.au
W: NSW Fair Trading

Unit Code

Unit Title

Licensing/Regulatory Information

UEENEEE038B

Participate in development and follow a personal competency development plan

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

UEENEEE101A

Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE102A

Fabricate, assemble and dismantle utilities industry components

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE104A

Solve problems in d.c. circuits

80 During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE105A

Fix and secure electrotechnology equipment

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE107A

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

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEE117A

Implement and monitor energy sector OHS policies and procedures

The competency described in this unit does not directly require a license to practice but is subject to regulations for occupational health and safe and contracts of training where they apply.

UEENEEE124A

Compile and produce an energy sector detailed

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

UEENEEE137A

Document and apply measures to control OHS risks associated with electrotechnology work

During Training : Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace : The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG006A

Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage machines

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG033A

Solve problems in single and three phase low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG063A

Arrange circuits, control and protection for general electrical installations

The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEG101A

Solve problems in electromagnetic devices and related circuits

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG102A

Solve problems in low voltage a.c. circuits

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG103A

Install low voltage wiring and accessories

During Training : Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licensing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG104A

Install appliances, switchgear and associated accessories for low voltage electrical installations

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licensing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG105A

Verify compliance and functionality of low voltage general electrical installations

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licencing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG106A

Terminate cables, cords and accessories for low voltage circuits

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licensing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG107A

Select wiring systems and cables for low voltage general electrical installations

The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEG108A

Trouble-shoot and repair faults in low voltage electrical apparatus and circuits

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licensing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEG109A

Develop and connect electrical control circuits

During Training: Competency development activities are subject to regulations directly related to licensing, occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

In the workplace: The application of the skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where work is carried out on electrical equipment or installations which are designed to operate at voltages greater than 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c.

Other conditions may apply under State and Territory legislative and regulatory requirements.

UEENEEK145A

Implement and monitor energy sector environmental and sustainable policies and procedures

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a licence/registration to practice in the work place subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to Occupational Health and Safety, electricity/telecommunications/gas/water industry safety and compliance, industrial relations, environmental protection, anti discrimination and training. Commonwealth, State/Territory or Local Government legislation and regulations may exist that limits the age of operating certain equipment.

UEENEEJ104A

Establish the basic operating conditions of air conditioning systems

 

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may, in some jurisdictions, require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking refrigeration and air conditioning work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control, lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEH150A

Assemble and set up basic security systems

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the workplace where plant and equipment operate at voltage above 50 V a.c. or 120 V d.c. However other conditions may apply in some States/Territories subject to regulations related to electrical work.

Practice of this unit in the work place is subject to State and Territory Security Industry regulations. Where the security system has a call-back-to-base facility practice in the workplace is also subject to ACMA regulations to undertake cabling work.

Note:

Units ‘UEENEEF101A and UEENEEF102A provide the required skill and knowledge for registration in accordance with ACMA regulations for undertaking cabling work.

Practice in the workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

UEENEEG122A

 

Conduct compliance inspection of single phase LV electrical installations

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the work place subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safe and contracts of training such as new apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

 

UEENEEG123A

 

Conduct compliance inspection of LV electrical installations with demand exceeding 100 A per phase

 

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the work place subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safe and contracts of training such as new apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEG124A

Conduct compliance inspection of special LV electrical installations

The skills and knowledge described in this unit require a license to practice in the work place subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safe and contracts of training such as new apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical apparatus and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

UEENEEG132A

Carry out low voltage electrical field testing and report findings

The skills and knowledge described in this unit may require a license to practice in the workplace subject to regulations for undertaking of electrical work. Practice in workplace and during training is also subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

Note:

1. Compliance with permits may be required in various jurisdictions and typically relates to the operation of plant, machinery and equipment such as elevating work platforms, powder operated fixing tools, power operated tools, vehicles, road signage and traffic control and lifting equipment. Permits may also be required for some work environments such as confined spaces, working aloft, near live electrical devices and site rehabilitation.

2. Compliance may be required in various jurisdictions relating to currency in First Aid, confined space, lifting and risk safety measures.

 Simulated Work Environment

AIBT provides 460 hours per year of simulated training within our Engineering workshops. Simulated training is not equivalent to vocational placement.

Vocational Placement

AIBT provides a 360 hours of workplace vocational placement for each student.

Completing all the units of competency within this qualification will lead to the issuance of a Certificate IV in Electrotechnology – Systems Electrician (UEE40611) and a transcript of academic record. Students that successfully complete individual units of competency, but not the whole qualification, will be eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment detailing the completed units.

  • Electrical/Electronic Maintenance Technician
  • Fire Protection Technician
  • Electrical Technician (Special Class, Hazardous Areas)
  • Fire Safety Systems Inspector
  • Electrician (Special Class) 

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