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Electrotechnology Electrician - Certificate III (UEE30811-01V03)
Course brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Career area: Electrotechnology 
Study area: Electrical and Electronic Engineering and Technology 
National code: UEE30811  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Locations:
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Moss Vale  Part Time Day  4 r Anytime  Mon 
Nowra  Part Time Day  4 r Anytime  Mon, Wed 
Wollongong  Part Time Day  4 r Anytime  Mon 
Features: Apprenticeships, School trainees, TVET 
Description: Light up your new career as a general electrician or electrical tradesperson when you study the nationally accredited Certificate III in Electrotechnology Electrician. Learn to install, test and repair electrical systems and be equipped with skills needed to join this growing industry.

**LEARN NEW SKILLS**

Through theory and practical course-work, you will learn:

- To install wiring systems, accessories and appliances for low voltage general electrical installations
- To connect electrical circuits
- To solve problems related to electrical equipment

**DEVELOP YOUR TALENT**

Develop the personal qualities and skills you need to get ahead in this field:

- Communication skills to connect with clients
- Customer service, collaboration and consultation skills
- Problem solving strategies
- Attention to detail

**ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS**

Completing this course will equip you with:

- A nationally recognised Certificate III qualification

**GROW YOUR CAREER**

Completing the Certificate III, with the appropriate elective units, can provide credit towards the UEE40611 Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician or the UEE40911 Certificate IV in Industrial Electronics and Control.

**INDUSTRY DEMAND**

Common use of electricity is increasing due to the reliance on electrical equipment in the home and the workplace. This trend appears likely to continue, ensuring the ongoing demand for qualified electricians. 
Other requirements: **LICENSING REQUIREMENTS**

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 units in this qualification require a licence 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.

This course meets the national Electrical Regulatory Authorities Council (ERAC) requirements for an unrestricted Electrician’s License. The Certificate III in Electrotechnology - Electrician qualification meets PART of the requirements for issue of a Qualified Supervisors Certificate - Electrician issued by NSW Fair Trading, which permits the holder to work unsupervised on low voltage fixed wiring and equipment, and to directly supervise others undertaking this work.

**BE PREPARED**

To be prepared for this course, it is recommended that you have:

- Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) to meet a minimum Australian Core Skills Framework Level 4 for Learning, Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication. 
Entry requirements: **TRAINING PACKAGE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS**

There are no formal Training Package entry requirements for this course.

However, the Electrotechnology Training Package recommends typical language, literacy and numeracy skill levels needed to successfully complete each Competency Standard Unit undertaken within this qualification.

**TAFE NSW REQUIREMENTS**

To be eligible for this course, you must:

- Provide evidence of relevant employment (for example, a Commitment Identification Number issued by Training Services NSW for an apprentice Training Plan Proposal. This will include appropriate apprentice, employer and RTO information)
- Meet Language Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) requirements. You will need to meet a minimum Australian Core Skills Framework Level 4 for Learning, Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication 
Learning pathways: Completion of this qualification, with appropriate elective units, can provide credit towards a Certificate IV in Electrotechnology - Systems Electrician. 
Career opportunities: General electrician, electrical tradesperson. 
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Moss Vale
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Moss Vale Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20MVL-999 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 4 r
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 8.00am to 4.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face, part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 4 years.

You may also be required to complete approximately 30 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including workplace evidence collection.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:

- Are and electrical Apprentice.

**SERVICES AND STUDY SUPPORT**
Target group: Apprentices/Trainees 
Applying and enrolling: Before you can start an apprenticeship, you first need to find an employer in the industry you’re interested in that will support you through your studies. You and your employer should contact an Apprenticeship Network Provider (ANP) and tell them you’re interested in studying at TAFE NSW.
The ANP will help you and your employer to complete a Training Contract. Once you have a Training Contract, we will help you, your employer and the ANP to complete a Training Plan Proposal. Once you have both these documents, the ANP will lodge them with State Training Services, who will provide further advice about next steps.

Find out more: https://www.training.nsw.gov.au/apprenticeships_traineeships/index.html

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $3,300
Second qualification $3,960
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $14,960
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

- Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:
safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite.
Other information: **COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS**

To be enrolled in this course, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:

- an apprentice (you will work in industry and study at the same time)
- employed full time
- signed up with an Apprentice Network Provider and have a Training Plan Proposal 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Nowra
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Nowra Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20NWR-999 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 4 r
Scheduled attendance: This course will be delivered by block attendance for 3 days, Monday to Wednesday from 8.00am to 4.30pm, every 3 weeks, or as a part time day course, each Monday from 8.00am to 4.30pm. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face course offered by block attendance. Each block session you will need to attend approximately 24 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 4 years.

Alternatively, this is also offered as a face to face, part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 4 years.

You may also be required to complete approximately 30 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including workplace evidence collection.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face course offered by block attendance. Each block session you will need to attend approximately 24 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 4 years.

You may also be required to complete approximately 30 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including workplace evidence collection.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
- Are an Electrical Apprentice.
Target group: Apprentices/Trainees 
Applying and enrolling: Before you can start an apprenticeship, you first need to find an employer in the industry you’re interested in that will support you through your studies. You and your employer should contact an Apprenticeship Network Provider (ANP) and tell them you’re interested in studying at TAFE NSW.

The ANP will help you and your employer to complete a Training Contract. Once you have a Training Contract, we will help you, your employer and the ANP to complete a Training Plan Proposal. Once you have both these documents, the ANP will lodge them with State Training Services, who will provide further advice about next steps.

Find out more: https://www.training.nsw.gov.au/apprenticeships_traineeships/index.html

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $3,300
Second qualification $3,960
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $14,960
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:

- Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:
safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite.
Other information: **COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS**

To be enrolled in this course, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:
- an apprentice (you will work in industry and study at the same time)
- employed full time
- signed up with an Apprentice Network Provider and have a Training Plan Proposal 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601
Location: Wollongong
Location brochure: Click here for a PDF copy of the course at Wollongong Print/Download PDF    Click here to e-mail me the course details e-Mail me
Offering code: 20WLG-999 
Attendance mode: Part Time Day 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: 4 r
Scheduled attendance: This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 8.30am to 4.30pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher. 
Starting from: Anytime 
About: **STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 4 years.

You may also be required to complete approximately 30 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including workplace evidence collection.

**STUDY COMMITMENT**

This is a face to face part time day course. You will need to attend approximately 8 hours of class, over 1 day a week, for 4 years.

You may also be required to complete approximately 30 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including workplace evidence collection.

**IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?**

This course offering is designed for people who:
- Are an electrical Apprentice.
Target group: Apprentices/Trainees 
Applying and enrolling: Before you can start an apprenticeship, you first need to find an employer in the industry you’re interested in that will support you through your studies. You and your employer should contact an Apprenticeship Network Provider (ANP) and tell them you’re interested in studying at TAFE NSW.
The ANP will help you and your employer to complete a Training Contract. Once you have a Training Contract, we will help you, your employer and the ANP to complete a Training Plan Proposal. Once you have both these documents, the ANP will lodge them with State Training Services, who will provide further advice about next steps.

Find out more: https://www.training.nsw.gov.au/apprenticeships_traineeships/index.html

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90003)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 131 601 for further information and advice.
Course fees:
Description Amount
First qualification $3,300
Second qualification $3,960
NSW Apprenticeship $2,000
Concession $240
Exemption $0
Course Fee $14,960
Fee explanatory text: **ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**

You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:
- Students are required to provide and bring to each session appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which may include:
safety glasses, gloves, safety footwear, suitable clothing such as cotton drill work wear and other equipment (e.g. ear protection or respiratory masks) in line with industry requirements for their workplace or worksite.
Other information: **COURSE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS**

To be enrolled in this course, you need to be able to provide evidence that you are:
- an apprentice (you will work in industry and study at the same time)
- employed full time
- signed up with an Apprentice Network Provider and have a Training Plan Proposal 
Comments:
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 131 601