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Comments about Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-Vocational) - On Campus - Dandenong - Victoria
This is a fully accredited course specifically designed for people who want to enter the electrical field or to prepare people for entry into an Electrical apprenticeship. If you gain an apprenticeship in the electrical field after successfully completing this course, the schooling component of the training will be reduced by six months.
Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-Vocational)
WHAT IS THE PRE-APPRENTICESHIP ELECTRICAL PROGRAM?
This a fully accredited course specifically designed for people who want to enter the Electrical field or to prepare people for entry into an Electrical apprenticeship. If you gain an apprenticeship in the Electrical field after successfully completing this course, the schooling component of the training will be reduced by six months.
WHAT TRADES DOES THIS PREPARE ME FOR?
• Electrical Fitter
• Instrument Making & Repairing
• Refrigeration Mechanic
• Meter Mechanic
• Line Worker
• Electrical Linesperson
WHAT IS AN ELECTRICIAN?
An Electrician is a licensed tradesperson who is able to work on all types of electrical installations, including the wiring of all commercial, residential and industrial installations. They also have the responsibility for the maintenance of electrical equipment throughout industry.
WHAT ARE THE COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?
Applicants aged 16 years and over are eligible. Mature age entry is also available (schooling to a
minimum of year 10 preferred ). Applicants will be required to attend a Numeracy and Literacy Assessment to determine the suitability of candidates. Applicants will preferably have completed a
minimum of Year 10 with a pass in Maths and English.
February and July
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
Fees are calculated on how many contact hours the course entails plus a material fee.
CAN I GET FINANCIAL SUPPORT?
Concessions and exemptions are available in certain circumstances. Contact our Counseling and Support Services for details.
HOW DO I APPLY?
Apply direct to Chisholm.
HOW IS THE COURSE STRUCTURED?
Full-time: 6 months
Mathematics; Occupational Health & Safety; Workshop Practices and Hand Skills; electrical Wiring and Equipment; Electrical Drawing; Electrical Regulations; Test Instruments; Communication Skills; Computer Software Applications; Applied Electricity.
Apprenticeship – Certificate III in ElectrotechnologyElectrician
WHERE CAN I GET FURTHER INFORMATION?
Find out about New Apprenticeships:
21887VIC Certificate II in Electrotechnology Studies (Pre-Vocational)
Unit Code Unit Title Hours
Core (All to be completed)
MEM12024A Perform computations 30
UEENEEE002B Dismantle, assemble and fabricate electrotechnology components 40
UEENEEE003B Solve problems in extra-low voltage single path circuits 40
UEENEEE004B Solve problems in multiple path D.C. circuits 40
UEENEEE005B Fix and secure equipment 20
UEENEEE007B Use drawings, diagrams, schedules and manuals 40
UEENEEE033B Document occupational hazards and risks in electrical 20
UEENEEE040B Identify and select components/accessories/ materials for electrotechnology work activities 80
UEENEEE042B Produce routine products for carrying out electrotechnology work activities 120
UEENEEK012B Provide basic sustainable energy solutions for energy reduction in domestic premises 40
UEENEEP002B Attach cords and plugs to electrical equipment for connection to a single phase 250 volt supply 10
UEENEEP008B Conduct in-service safety testing of electrical cord assemblies and cord connected equipment 20
Electives (Select 2)
UEENEEC001B Maintain documentation 20
UEENEED001B Use basic computer applications relevant to a workplace
UEENEED002B Assemble, set up and test personal computers 80
VBN782 Perform basic welding and thermal cutting processes to fabricate engineering structures 60